There are 4 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Anvers-Berchem Ic
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Geel Ic

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi 365a
  2. Take the bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark 306

$20 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Malines Ic
  2. Take the bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark 510

$21 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel 77 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Geel is 87 km. The road distance is 123.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel. However, there are services departing from Gosselies Calvaire and arriving at Geel Stadspark via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Leuven Station Perron 15. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel via Charleroi Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, and Anvers-Berchem in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Geel via Bruxelles Midi, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Leuven, and Leuven Station Perron 15 in around 4 h 52 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Geel
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Malines
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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

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