There are 5 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp 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 8 min

  1. Intercity

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 365a
  2. Ouibus

$17 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 63.5 miles

$13 - $20

Shuttle, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Brussels City Shuttle
  2. Ouibus

$18 - $24

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. From Charleroi Airport

$30

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp via Bruxelles Midi and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi Sud to Antwerpen Centraal
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
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Brussels-South Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Centraal Station
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 Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Antwerp is 85 km. The road distance is 102 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Gosselies Calvaire and arriving at Antwerp via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp, including transfers.