There are 4 ways to get from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Intercity

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. 365a

$20

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. 63.4 miles

$13 - $20

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. To Charleroi Airport

$30

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas, and Jumet Madeleine in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Antwerp to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas to Jumet Madeleine
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
infotec.be
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Antwerpen Centraal Station to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Antwerp and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 85 km. The road distance is 102 km.

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Jumet Monument via Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas and Jumet Madeleine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Antwerp to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.