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There are 3 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen 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.

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Train  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Malines / Mechelen Ic

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi 365a
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Malines / Mechelen Ic / ...

$19 - $22

Drive  •  50m

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen 50.9 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 50m.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Mechelen is 63 km. The road distance is 81.4 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen without a car is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs 9€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen is 81 km. It takes approximately 50m to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen.

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There are 1275+ hotels available in Mechelen. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Mechelen hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1h 21m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to BRUXELLES Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be

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