There are 6 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Intercity

$51 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Intercity

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Train via Liège-Guillemins  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Re / ...

$41 - $72

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. 081 / ...
  2. 820

$14 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. 140.5 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. FRA - BRU

$130 - $354

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

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Charleroi via Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Charleroi via Roermond in around 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$29 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
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
Train from Welkenraedt to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
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
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Düsseldorf and Charleroi is 187 km. The road distance is 225 km.

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi is to bus and train which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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

No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Charleroi Sud via Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Düsseldorf to Charleroi, including transfers.