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Manchester to Bruges

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How to get from Manchester to Bruges?

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All modes of transport Manchester-Bruges

For your trip from Manchester (England, United Kingdom) to Bruges (Belgium) with a distance of 279 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Bruges from Manchester without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Manchester-London and London-Bruges.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in Manchester. The bus will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Manchester bus station (0.2 mi from Manchester) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for London. Once arrived in London, take another coach of FlixBus that will take you to Bruges bus station ( Belgium).
No flight allows you to fly directly to Bruges from Manchester. You can take the flight Manchester-London and complete the other part of your journey traveling by bus.
Leave Manchester and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Manchester International MAN airport, 9.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (Heathrow airport, IATA code: LHR) operated by Virgin Atlantic Airways or British Airways.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Manchester to Bruges without changing trains. You can take the train Manchester-London and travel by bus to get to your final destination.
Trains of Virgin Trains to London leave from Manchester Piccadilly railway station in Manchester. Arrival in London will take place at London Euston station (2 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Bruges will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Manchester and Bruges?

Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 mi from centre) and the city of Bruges where the coach will drop you off at Bruges station situated at about 1 mi from Bruges city centre.
The coach company National Express carries out the route from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
Airlines
Virgin Atlantic Airways carries out a flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
British Airways flies on the route from Manchester International MAN airport (located 9.3 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom) to London (serving Heathrow LHR airport)
Brussels Airlines schedules the flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to Brussels (arrival at Brussels-Zaventem International BRU airport)
FlyBE ensures the flight route from Manchester International MAN airport (located 9.3 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom) to Brussels (serving Brussels-Zaventem International BRU airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Bruges (146.6 mi)
Railway companies
SNCB provides a rail connection Brussels-Bruges with the train 50a from Bruxelles-Nord railway station (1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bruges at arrival (0.9 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to London with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at London Euston railway station (England United Kingdom)

Stop cities from Manchester or cities to visit near Bruges

When travelling from Bruges to Manchester by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Brussels located at 55 mi from Bruges (Belgium) London 147 mi away from Bruges (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bruges or back to Manchester, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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