The easiest way to get from the airport to Brugge is by train. The railway station in the airport is very conveniently located in the basement, and the hotel is not far from the train station in Brugge. There are direct trains, as well as some that require one change in one of the Brussels train stations. A standard ticket one-way is € 20,60.
This is the website of the railways for schedules and/or ticket purchase (can also be done on-site at the station of course):
*Updated train travel information for arrival to airport on Saturday, 27 February or Sunday, 28 February
Please follow the direction of TRAIN connections (lower floor). You must buy your train ticket(s) before boarding the train (expected cost for one adult 40-50 € for a standard round-trip ticket in second class.
Weekend train travel schedules are more limited than those offered on the weekday. Your options are:
PLEASE DO NOT take the "direct train from airport to Brugge at 13 minutes past the hour because that is a train with many stops and it takes 2h 41 min to arrive in Brugge.
View a map of the train station in relation to the hotel here.
Driving or Taxi from Airport
From Gent via the A10 (E40) follow signs for Oostende, take exit No.9 for Oostkamp, then head to Brugge (5 km), then Parking Katelijne (public parking under the hotel).From Oostende via the A10 (E40) follow signs for Gent, take exit No.8 then follow St.Michiels, continue past the 2 roundabouts, under the railway bridge and then head to Parking Katelijne (public parking under the hotel).From Lille or Kortrijk via the A17 (E403) follow Brugge, then St Michiels and continue as above.
Directions from Brussels Airport to Novotel Brugge Centrum