There are 4 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges 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 35 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges Ic / ...

$21 - $30

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brugge

$5 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges

$22 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges 91.9 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges is to shuttle which costs 5€ - 25€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges is to drive which takes 1 h 27 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Bruges is 120 km. The road distance is 147 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Gosselies Calvaire and arriving at Bruges via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges via Charleroi Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Bruges via Bruxelles Midi, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Lille in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to 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
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
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 Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $30
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$7 - $30
Low
$6
High
$22

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