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There are 5 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen by train, shuttle, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Malines / Mechelen Ic
  2. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Breda Ic
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch

€29 - €51

4 alternative options

Shuttle, bus, line 136 bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Centraal Station
  2. Take the bus from Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1 to Turnhout Warande perron 1 410 / ...
  3. Take the line 136 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Tunnelweg 136

€34 - €38

Bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from JUMET Madeleine to BRUXELLES Midi
  2. Take the Bus from Brussels to Eindhoven
  3. Take the bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station 156 / ...

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen 196.1 km

€25 - €40

Towncar  •  1h 58m

  1. Take a town car from Charleroi Airport to Vlijmen 196.1 km

€320 - €460

Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen by bus and train

The journey time between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Vlijmen is around 4h 13m and covers a distance of around 218 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 59m. Operated by TEC Charleroi, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), Dutch Railways (NS) and others, the Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen service departs from Gosselies N5 and arrives in Vlijmen, Wolput. Typically 74 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 13m
Fastest journey time:
3h 59m
Journey distance:
218 km
Services per week:
74
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:29
Last service departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen bus and train schedules

Departing Monday, August 2, 2021

Belgium → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vlijmen is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vlijmen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vlijmen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen is to drive which costs €25 - €40 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen is to drive which costs €25 - €40 and takes 1h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen. However, there are services departing from JUMET Monument and arriving at Vlijmen, Wolput via JUMET Madeleine, Brussels, Eindhoven, Centraal Station and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 7m.

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The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Vlijmen is 147 km. The road distance is 196.1 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen without a car is to train which takes 4h 46m and costs €28 - €55.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen, including transfers.

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by TEC Charleroi, depart from JUMET Madeleine station.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen is to train which takes 4h 46m and costs €28 - €55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 7m.

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Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen is 196 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen.

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  • Distance: 147.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 46m

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen via CHARLEROI Sud, Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid, Malines / Mechelen, Breda, Hertogenbosch, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 4h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Vlijmen via JUMET Madeleine, BRUXELLES Midi, Brussels, Eindhoven, Centraal Station, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 8h 7m.

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
€8 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €20
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Breda
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €20
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 Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Bus operators
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1 to Turnhout Warande perron 1
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Tunnelweg
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7
Website
Bravo
Bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8
Website
Bravo
TEC Charleroi
Phone
+32 71 23 41 15
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from JUMET Madeleine to BRUXELLES Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
TEC Charleroi
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brussels to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Charleroi Airport to Vlijmen
Estimated price
€320 - €460

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