There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night 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

Fly to Brussels, shuttle  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport

$85 - $257

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud N818

$19 - $29

5 alternative options

Fly to Luxembourg  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX

$89 - $308

Train Thalys  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud Ic / ...

$68 - $95

Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Mechelen Intercity direct
  2. Take the train from Malines to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$40 - $64

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

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

$25 - $28

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 164.8 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to bus which costs 21€ - 25€ and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to fly and shuttle which costs 70€ - 220€ and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 207 km. The road distance is 263.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Amsterdam - Schiphol Airport and arriving at Jumet Monument via Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas and Jumet Madeleine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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

KLM and Lufthansa fly from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, Charleroi-Sud, and Charleroi Sud Quai 01 in around 3 h 53 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
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud
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
Train from Malines to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $22
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam - Schiphol Airport to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
$16
Schedules at
infotec.be
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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