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There are 3 ways to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine 365a

$21 - $24

Drive  •  52 min

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

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 52 min.

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

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The best way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 11€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 11€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 32 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) is 83 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL).

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There are 157+ hotels available in Charleroi Airport (CRL). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL).
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, TEC operates a bus from Mechelen to Charleroi Airport (CRL) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
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2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from BRUXELLES Midi to JUMET Madeleine
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
infotec.be

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