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Trains from Bruges to Eschweiler

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Bruges - Eschweiler Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 37 daily trains from Bruges to Eschweiler. Traveling by train from Bruges to Eschweiler usually takes around 5 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 2 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance135 mi (217 km)
Fastest train3h 0m
Lowest price€30.06
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Bruges to Eschweiler?

2 train services operate from Bruges, West-Vlaanderen to Eschweiler, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 29 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn294h 45m€45.17
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company84h 9m€35.29
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Bruges to Eschweiler start from €30, and on average cost . Daily there are 29 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Eschweiler. Deutsche Bahn in Bruges leaves from Brugge and 3 other stations. And in Eschweiler trains arrive at Eschweiler Hbf and one other train station.

    From Bruges to Eschweiler train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Eschweiler faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Bruges to Eschweiler start from €35, and on average cost . Daily there are 8 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Eschweiler. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Bruges leaves from Zeebrugge-Dorp and 3 other stations. And in Eschweiler trains arrive at Eschweiler Talbahnhof .

    From Bruges to Eschweiler train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Eschweiler faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Bruges to Eschweiler during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Bruges to Eschweiler?

The distance between Bruges and Eschweiler is approximately 135 miles, or 217 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 55 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from Bruges to Eschweiler tend to have the most passangers on Saturday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Saturday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Saturday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Bruges at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Bruges to Eschweiler?

There are 37 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Eschweiler to Bruges.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Bruges?

Departure stations

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 4 stops and stations in Bruges where you can board the train.

All train stations in Bruges:

  • Zeebrugge-Dorp

  • Brugge

  • Brugge-St.-Pieters

  • Lissewege

Where is the train station in Eschweiler?

Arrival stations

Eschweiler receives travelers from Bruges at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Eschweiler:

  • Eschweiler Hbf

  • Eschweiler Talbahnhof

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