There are 8 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen by plane, shuttle, 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.

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Fly Charleroi to Groningen  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Groningen (GRQ) CRL - GRQ

$85 - $430

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Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen N75 / ...

$38 - $66

6 alternative options

Shuttle to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 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 Groningen

$110 - $316

Shuttle to Brussels, fly to Groningen  •  8 h 42 min

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

$148 - $516

Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen

$70 - $124

Train via Zwolle  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Mechelen Ic
  2. Take the train from Mechelen to Breda Ic
  3. Take the train from Breda to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Groningen

$66 - $116

Bus via Amsterdam Duivendrecht  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from JUMET Madeleine to SAINT-GILLES Hôtel des Monnaies
  2. Take the bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht 300
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation 100

$66 - $79

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen 255.1 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Groningen is 340 km. The road distance is 408.2 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen without a car is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen is to fly which takes 8 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 8 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Charleroi Airport to Groningen Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen is 408 km. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen.

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Lufthansa, Wizz Air, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Charleroi Airport to Groningen Airport.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen.
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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 3 min

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

Ryanair, Flybe and five other airlines fly from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Groningen via CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Schiphol Airport in around 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Bologna, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Warsaw, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Prague, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Wroclaw, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Manchester, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Manchester, Southend
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Prague, Southend
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Rennes, Southend
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Krakow, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Krakow, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Charleroi to Groningen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Brussels to Groningen via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
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 Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Mechelen to Breda
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Mechelen
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
Train from Mechelen to Breda
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
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
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
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
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
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
arriva.nl

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