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

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$38 - $64

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Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810

$28 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines NL  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from JUMET Madeleine to SAINT-GILLES Hôtel des Monnaies 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht 300

$38 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam 162.9 miles

$35 - $60

Shuttle, fly  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$86 - $272

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Amsterdam is 215 km. The road distance is 260.6 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam is 261 km. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 134.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam via CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Amsterdam via BRUXELLES Midi, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 5 h 23 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
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
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 Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $120
Premier
$100 - $140
Bus operators
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
Bus from JUMET Madeleine to SAINT-GILLES Hôtel des Monnaies
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
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

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