There are 2 ways to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Mechelen to Bruxelles-Midi Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Airport Brussels City Shuttle

$23 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) 51.9 miles

$10 - $16

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

There is no direct connection from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL). However, you can take the train to Bruxelles-Midi, take the walk to Bruxelles-Midi, then take the bus to Charleroi Airport. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Charleroi Airport (CRL).

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Mechelen to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Bus from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL)?

The distance between Mechelen and Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 63 km. The road distance is 83 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL)?

The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL)?

The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which takes 52 min and costs 8€ - 13€.

How long does it take to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL)?

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.