There are 4 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims 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 Thalys  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi Sud to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Reims Tgv

$125 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Gosselies Calvaire to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Reims

$33 - $41

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi Sud to Bruxelles-Midi Intercity
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Champagne-Ardenne Tgv

$97 - $116

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims 101.2 miles

$21 - $35

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims via Charleroi Sud Quai 01, Charleroi Sud, Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord, and Paris Est in around 4 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims via Bruxelles Midi, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Lille, and Lille in around 7 h 16 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi Sud to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Est to Reims
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Bus operators
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Reims
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Reims is 138 km. The road distance is 162 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 18€ - 27€.

No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims. However, there are services departing from Gosselies Calvaire and arriving at Reims via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Reims, including transfers.