There are 4 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Liege-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Aachen Hbf Tha / ...

$25 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, line 350 bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Maastricht 820
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Station Perron H to Aachen, Elisenbrunnen 350

$19 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen Ouibus

$20 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen 87.7 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen is to bus which costs 16€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs 15€ - 23€.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Aachen is 120 km. The road distance is 140 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Gosselies Calvaire and arriving at Aachen via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Charleroi Airport (CRL), Belgium and Aachen, Germany?

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen via Charleroi Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, Liege-Guillemins, and Liège-Guillemins in around 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Aachen via Bruxelles Midi and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maastricht, Station Perron H to Aachen, Elisenbrunnen
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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