Duration 2h 39m
Distance 144.9 km
Average price 65€
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aachen and Charleroi takes 2h 39m and the fastest train takes 2h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Aachen to Charleroi. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aachen Hbf
    Ice / ...
  2. Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
  3. Charleroi
2h 30m
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27€ - 86€

Aachen to Charleroi train times

Trains run every two hours between Aachen and Charleroi. The earliest departure is at 18:21 in the evening, and the last departure from Aachen is at 20:21 which arrives into Charleroi at 22:46. All services require a transfer at LIEGE-GUILLEMINS and take an average of 2h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid via Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Aachen and Charleroi is 123 km. The road distance is 144.9 km.

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Aachen to Charleroi train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Aachen Hbf station.

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Aachen to Charleroi train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid station.

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