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There are 7 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Heerenveen

58€ - 136€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Brussels, Brussels-North station 818
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Drachten 075 / ...

26€ - 42€

5 alternative options

Train via Rotterdam  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Eil
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Heerenveen

69€ - 123€

Bus, train  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the bus from JUMET Madeleine to BRUXELLES Midi
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Midi to Utrecht 400
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerenveen

75€ - 125€

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten 233.4 miles

45€ - 75€

Shuttle to Brussels, fly, train  •  6h 37m

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

94€ - 281€

Shuttle to Luxembourg, fly, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Luxembourg Airport
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LUX - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Heerenveen

99€ - 324€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 3h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten. However, there are services departing from JUMET Monument and arriving at Drachten via Charleroi, Charleroi Sud, Brussels, Brussels-North station and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 12m.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Drachten is 316 km. The road distance is 373.5 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten without a car is to train which takes 7h 15m and costs 55€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 7h 15m to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten, including transfers.

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Charleroi, Charleroi Sud station.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten is to train which takes 7h 15m and costs 55€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9h 12m.

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

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Drachten station.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten.
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  • Distance: 197.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 15m

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten via CHARLEROI Sud, Charleroi-Sud, Antwerpen-Centraal, Schiphol Airport, Heerenveen, and Heerenveen, Busstation in around 7h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten via CHARLEROI Sud, Charleroi, Charleroi Sud, Brussels, Brussels-North station, and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 9h 12m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
15€ - 23€
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 60€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
55€ - 75€
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
18€ - 24€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Heerenveen
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
21€ - 28€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Heerenveen
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerenveen
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
17€ - 24€
1st Class
28€ - 40€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
30€ - 65€
Premier
65€ - 80€
Bus operators
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 Charleroi, Charleroi Sud to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Drachten
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Brussels North Train Station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
CityBusExpress
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from JUMET Madeleine to BRUXELLES Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€
Website
TEC
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Midi to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
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
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 29€
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
24€ - 29€
Low
5€
High
24€

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten is 373 km. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Drachten.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 389+ hotels available in Drachten. Prices start at 59€ per night.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Luxembourg Airport is to shuttle which takes 3h 5m and costs 5€ - 29€.

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