There are 4 ways to get from Bruges 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  •  3 h 14 min

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

$22 - $31

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brugge to Charleroi Airport

$5 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas to Jumet Madeleine

$24 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 91.1 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to shuttle which costs 5€ - 26€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bruges and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 120 km. The road distance is 145.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Jumet Monument via Lille, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas and Jumet Madeleine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Bruxelles-Midi, Charleroi-Sud, and Charleroi Sud Quai 01 in around 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Charleroi Airport (CRL) via Lille, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Saint-Gilles Cité Fontainas, and Jumet Madeleine in around 5 h 33 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Brugge to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $30
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$7 - $30
Low
$6
High
$22

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