There are 5 ways to get from Charleroi to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$35 - $57

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Brussels, Brussels-North station 818
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810

$15 - $26

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Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht 300

$27 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi to Amsterdam 165.4 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$78 - $264

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Charleroi to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Charleroi-Sud and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Charleroi and Amsterdam is 220 km. The road distance is 264.7 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Charleroi to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Charleroi to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud station.

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Charleroi to Amsterdam train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Charleroi-Sud station.

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The best way to get from Charleroi to Amsterdam is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Charleroi to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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  • Distance: 137.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Charleroi, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Charleroi to Amsterdam via Antwerpen-Centraal in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi to Amsterdam via Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Charleroi to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi to Amsterdam is 265 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Charleroi to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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