There are 5 ways to get from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by train, bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Alost to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud Ic / ...

$16 - $23

4 alternative options

Line 214 bus, line 136 bus, bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 214 bus from Aalst Zeeberg to Zellik Pleinstraat 213 / ...
  2. Take the line 136 bus from Groot-Bijgaarden Gossetlaan to Sint-Gillis Fontainas 136
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas to Jumet Madeleine

$23

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 49.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 49.1 miles

$10 - $15

Train, shuttle  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Alost to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport Brussels City Shuttle

$21 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to taxi which costs 150€ - 190€ and takes 46 min.

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The distance between Aalst and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 61 km. The road distance is 78.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Aalst Zeeberg and arriving at Jumet Monument via Groot-Bijgaarden Gossetlaan, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas and Jumet Madeleine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Charleroi Airport (CRL). Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL).
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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Bruxelles-Midi, Charleroi-Sud, and Charleroi Sud Quai 01 in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Zellik Pleinstraat, Groot-Bijgaarden Gossetlaan, Sint-Gillis Fontainas, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas, and Jumet Madeleine in around 4 h 29 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Alost to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Aalst Zeeberg to Zellik Pleinstraat
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Groot-Bijgaarden Gossetlaan to Sint-Gillis Fontainas
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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
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
$15 - $20
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Aalst to Charleroi Airport (CRL)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be
Express Taxi VIP
Phone
+32 489 87 38 73
Website
expresstaxi.be
Taxi Discount Gent
Phone
+32 475 47 10 10
Website
airport-taxis-discount.be
Taxi Gent
Phone
+32 9 333 33 33
Website
taxigent.be

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