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

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Train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins Ice
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic

$32 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud 820

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels - Midi
  2. Take the bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine 365a

$61 - $81

Drive  •  1h 31m

  1. Drive from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 87.1 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to bus which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 4h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and arriving at JUMET Monument via CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Aachen and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 120 km. The road distance is 139.3 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) without a car is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 27€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 27€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 4h 25m.

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Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 139 km. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL).

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  • Distance: 75.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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

You can take a train from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins, Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid, and CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01 in around 3h 52m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Aachen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 3h 15m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgiantrain.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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