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There are 6 ways to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine 365a

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 7m

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

€7 - €10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 53.5 km

€100 - €120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 53.5 km

€5 - €9

Shuttle  •  55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brussels Midi to Charleroi Airport (CRL)

€11 - €15

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport 53.5 km

€100 - €160

Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by walk and bus

The journey time between Brussels-South Station and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is around 1h 43m and covers a distance of around 50 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 20m. Operated by TEC Charleroi, the Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) service departs from Brussels-South Station and arrives in JUMET Madeleine. Typically 74 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 43m
Fastest journey time:
1h 20m
Services per week:
74
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:31
Last service departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) walk and bus schedules

Brussels-South Station → Charleroi Airport (CRL)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Charleroi Airport (CRL) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs €5 - €9 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to taxi which costs €100 - €120 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from BRUXELLES Midi and arriving at JUMET Madeleine. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 43m.

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The distance between Brussels-South Station and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 43 km. The road distance is 53.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) without a car is to bus which takes 1h 50m and costs .

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The bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine takes 1h 43m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) bus services, operated by TEC Charleroi, depart from BRUXELLES Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to bus which takes 1h 50m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs €7 - €10 and takes 2h 7m.

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Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) bus services, operated by TEC Charleroi, arrive at JUMET Madeleine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 54 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL).

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Map of how to get from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL).
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  • Distance: 42.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Brussels-South Station, Belgium and Charleroi Airport (CRL), Belgium?

TEC Charleroi operates a bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine every 4 hours, and the journey takes 1h 43m. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid hourly. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €16
Bus operators
TEC Charleroi
Phone
+32 71 23 41 15
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
TEC Charleroi
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Brussels Midi to Charleroi Airport (CRL)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
€11 - €14
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport (CRL)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
€100 - €120
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be
Jayride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Brussels-South Station to Charleroi Airport
Estimated price
€100 - €160

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