There are 4 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend by 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.

Recommended option

Shuttle, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station Brussels City Shuttle
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende Ic / ...

$29 - $39

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende Ic / ...

$23 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi 365a
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ostend N84

$25 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend 100.8 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Ostend is 136 km. The road distance is 161.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend via Charleroi Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Ostend via Bruxelles Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Nord, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 5 h 16 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $29
Train from Charleroi-Sud to 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
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 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ostend
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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