There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Marcinelle by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48 min

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

$8 - $12

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Night bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud N818

$3 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gilles Porte de Hal to Charleroi Sud 365a

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Marcinelle 39.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Marcinelle 39.2 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Marcinelle is to night bus which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Marcinelle is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 42 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Charleroi-Sud. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Marcinelle is 51 km. The road distance is 62.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Marcinelle without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs 7€ - 10€.

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The train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud takes 48 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels to Marcinelle bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Marcinelle train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Marcinelle is to train which takes 48 min and costs 7€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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Brussels to Marcinelle bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud station.

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Brussels to Marcinelle train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Charleroi-Sud station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Marcinelle.
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  • Distance: 32.1 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Marcinelle, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Marcinelle hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, TEC operates a bus from Brussels to Marcinelle twice a week. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / 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
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Saint-Gilles Porte de Hal to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
infotec.be
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Marcinelle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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

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