We advise tourists to park in the Centrum-Station car park, located by the railway station. This car park has a capacity of 1,500 cars. The following rates apply: € 3,50/24 h including a bus ride to the centre and back. Walking distance to the centre of Bruges is approximately 10 minutes.
Underground car parks in the city centre:
5 underground car parks in the city centre = 2,500 spaces.
P centrum- Station = 1,500 spaces
24 hours a day – max. € 3,50/24 hours; free bus service to and from the city centre
From the train station to the centre:
The train station is situated close to the historical centre.
Buses run frequently from the main entrance of the train station to the centre (about every two minutes).
Take any bus indicating "via centrum" (no. 1,3,4,6,11,13,14,16) and get off either at 't Zand, Sint-Salvatorskerk (church) or Markt.
London-Bruges by Eurostar in 3.05 hours, one transfer in Brussels (station Midi/Zuid).
Also one transfer at Brussels (Midi/Zuid) when coming from other European cities like Amsterdam, Paris, Rotterdam, Cologne and Luxembourg (Thalys offers a frequent service to Paris and Cologne).
Multiple direct connections each day from Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp, but also from other Belgian cities to Bruges.
Bus information : De Lijn
Various coach companies operate bus services to Bruges from the main international transport hubs and from cities abroad. The international bus stop is located at the back of the train station (Spoorwegstraat). Please click here for the departure service schedule of all coach services making a stop-over in Bruges. Click here for a schedule of the arrival times.
Flibco.com organizes 9 daily direct connections to/from Brussels Charleroi Airport. For tickets: www.flibco.com
OUIBUS organizes between 5 and 9 daily direct connections to/from Lille Europe HST station. Departure times of this coach match the departure times of the Eurostar trains. For tickets: www.ouibus.com
FLiXBUS ensures daily connections to/from Prague and Krakow, with stops in Frankfurt Airport (terminal 2) and Köln (Cologne) Airport. Starting June 29 FLiXBUS organizes frequent connections to Paris and Brest, with stop-overs in Lille Europe as well as in Charles de Gaulle and Orly Airports. For tickets: www.flixbus.com
QUIBUS organizes different daily direct connections from/to Lille. For tickets: www.quibus.com
EUROLINES organizes regular connections from/to Amsterdam and London. For tickets: www.eurolines.be
FLiXBUS organizes regular connections from/to Dortmund, London and daily trips from/to Prague and Krakow. Starting June 29 the company also organizes daily bus services from/to Paris, and regular bus services from/to Brest. The FLiXBUS coaches have stop-overs in various other cities, ensuring that Bruges can be reached easily from Eindhoven, Maastricht, Aachen, Cologne, Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Würzburg, Nürnberg, Brno, Ostrava,
Katowice, Tourcoing, Rennes and Lorient. For tickets: www.flixbus.com