There are 5 ways to get from Nijmegen to Charleroi by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Mechelen
  3. Take the train from Mechelen to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$35 - $60

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Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Venlo, Station 83
  2. Take the bus from Venlo, Venlo Station to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud 820

$13 - $32

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Train, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Tilburg
  2. Take the bus from Turnhout Station perron 5 to Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 5 410 / ...
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Charleroi-Sud Ic

$30 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Charleroi 159.3 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud

$92 - $286

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen station to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen, Centraal Station and arriving at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud via Venlo, Venlo Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Charleroi-Sud via Breda and Mechelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Charleroi is 187 km. The road distance is 254.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Charleroi without a car is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Nijmegen to Charleroi, including transfers.

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Nijmegen to Charleroi bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Nijmegen, Centraal Station.

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Nijmegen to Charleroi train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Nijmegen station.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Charleroi is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Nijmegen to Charleroi bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Charleroi, Charleroi Sud station.

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Map of how to get from Nijmegen to Charleroi.
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  • Distance: 116.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Nijmegen, Netherlands and Charleroi, Belgium?

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Charleroi via Breda and Mechelen in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Charleroi via Venlo, Station and Venlo, Venlo Station in around 6 h 38 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Mechelen to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Brussel-Zuid / 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
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Turnhout Station perron 5 to Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Venlo, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
arriva.nl
Breng
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
breng.nl
Bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Venlo, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
breng.nl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venlo, Venlo Station to Charleroi, Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Nijmegen to Charleroi train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Charleroi-Sud station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Charleroi is 255 km. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Nijmegen to Charleroi.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport.

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