There are 5 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi 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 Thalys  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$58 - $83

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Roermond 081 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Roermond to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud 820

$12 - $23

3 alternative options

Train via Köln Hbf  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$43 - $102

Bus, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Liège Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$18 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Charleroi 140.5 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi is to bus which costs 10€ - 20€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Charleroi is 187 km. The road distance is 224.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud via Roermond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Charleroi-Sud via Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi.
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  • Distance: 116.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Charleroi, Belgium?

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Charleroi via Liege-Guillemins in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Charleroi via Roermond in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Roermond
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Roermond to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Liège
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus

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