There are 5 ways to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or shuttle

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Zaventem S2 / ...

$29 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, line 2 subway, line 272 bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to SAINT-GILLES Rue Blaes
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Porte De Hal to Botanique 2 / ...
  3. Take the line 272 bus from Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin to Zaventem Kerkplein 272

$21

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem 39.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem 39.6 miles

$8 - $12

Shuttle, train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station Brussels City Shuttle
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Zaventem S2 / ...

$35 - $41

Questions & Answers

The distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) and Zaventem is 47 km. The road distance is 63.4 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem is 63 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem.
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem via CHARLEROI Sud Quai 01, Charleroi-Sud, and Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
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
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Zaventem
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Zaventem
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Subway from Porte De Hal to Botanique
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from GOSSELIES Calvaire to SAINT-GILLES Rue Blaes
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin to Zaventem Kerkplein
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Brussels-South Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Charleroi Airport (CRL) to Zaventem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taxi Carolo
Phone
+32 71 30 44 51
Website
taxiscarolo.be
Sympa Tax
Phone
+32 71 30 30 33
Website
sympatax.be

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