About Bridge

More information about the game of bridge.

Below is an overview of your bridge playing options.

Types of Bridge games

  • Contract bridge, or Duplicate Bridge, or simply Bridge, is a strategic trick-taking card game. 
  • Simultaneous pairs
    • A way of playing Bridge that enables players to compare which players played to best advantage by duplicating all your pairs to play the same set of boards.
  • MiniBridge
    • A simplified version of the game of bridge and is the route into bridge recommended by the English Bridge Union.


To find a club near where you live, and find out about games and lessons:


Many clubs also hold online sessions, giving you the opportunity to play bridge at home, whether with your usual partner on a night when you can't play at your club, with someone new, or on your own to improve your game. Below is information on some of the options which are available, in particular those with which the EBU or EBED has a connection. This is by no means an exhaustive list of all options available, and is intended just to give some information to get you started.

This page shows all the current online EBU games available

Some online bridge platforms are listed below:

Tools & resources