There are 7 ways to get from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by train, bus, night bus, shuttle, car or plane

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 Thalys  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud Ic / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas to Jumet Madeleine 365a

$23 - $25

5 alternative options

Train via Breda  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Mechelen
  3. Take the train from Malines to Charleroi-Sud Ic

Night bus, shuttle  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi 817
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport Brussels City Shuttle

$26 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 141.3 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly to Brussels, shuttle  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport

$80 - $282

Train, fly to Luxembourg  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX

$95 - $328

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to bus which costs 19€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

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The distance between Utrecht and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 187 km. The road distance is 226 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at Jumet Monument via Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas and Jumet Madeleine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Charleroi Airport (CRL), Belgium?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Rotterdam Centraal, Bruxelles-Midi, Charleroi-Sud, and Charleroi Sud Quai 01 in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Utrecht to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas, and Jumet Madeleine in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Breda to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Malines to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas to Jumet Madeleine
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Shuttle from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com

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