There are 7 ways to get from Dortmund 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.

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Train Thalys  •  4 h 38 min

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

$77 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Cologne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud 820

$19 - $36

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Train via Köln Hbf  •  5 h 11 min

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

$67 - $113

Bus, train  •  6 h 39 min

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

$21 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Charleroi 183 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Frankfurt, fly, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud

$114 - $387

Train to Dusseldorf, fly, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Brussels (BRU) DUS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud

$98 - $293

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Charleroi is to bus and train which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Charleroi is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Charleroi is 245 km. The road distance is 292.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Dortmund to Charleroi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Dortmund and arriving at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Charleroi-Sud via Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Dortmund to Charleroi via Liege-Guillemins in around 4 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dortmund to Charleroi via Cologne and Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
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
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $110
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dortmund to Liège
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Dortmund to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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