There are 5 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp by train, shuttle, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic

$13 - $19

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Shuttle, train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station Brussels City Shuttle
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Antwerpen-Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$25 - $36

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Antwerp Ouibus

$16 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp 63.5 miles

$13 - $20

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Centraal Station From Charleroi Airport

$29

Questions & Answers

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 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Antwerp is 85 km. The road distance is 101.6 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp bus services, operated by TEC, depart from GOSSELIES Calvaire station.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 25 min.

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Antwerp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp is 102 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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 hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 38 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 3 h 25 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 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
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
$29
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be

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