There are 10 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund by train, bus, car, shuttle or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Köln, Dom / Hbf  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Liege-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Re1 / ...

$73 - $123

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Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 40 min

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

$27 - $33

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Train Thalys  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Liege-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof

$83 - $113

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from JUMET Madeleine to SAINT-GILLES Hôtel des Monnaies 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Dortmund 081 / ...

$34 - $79

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund 180.3 miles

$35 - $55

Shuttle to Brussels, fly to Dortmund  •  9 h 29 min

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

$130 - $431

Shuttle to Luxembourg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Luxembourg Airport
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dortmund Hbf

$126 - $389

Shuttle to Brussels, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dortmund Hbf

$160 - $376

Shuttle, train to Amsterdam, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$123 - $368

Shuttle to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  4. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  5. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$129 - $361

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from GOSSELIES Calvaire and arriving at Dortmund via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Dortmund is 241 km. The road distance is 288.4 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund without a car is to train which takes 5 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund is to train which takes 5 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Dortmund Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund is 288 km. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund.

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Brussels Airlines, Ryanair, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Dortmund Airport.

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  • Distance: 150.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund via CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, Liege-Guillemins, Liège-Guillemins, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 5 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Dortmund via BRUXELLES Midi and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Porto
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
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
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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
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
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Luxembourg Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $35
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$27 - $35
Low
$6
High
$28

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