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There are 12 ways to get from Southampton to Charleroi by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic / ...

$101 - $256

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Bus  •  12h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the bus from BRUXELLES Midi to DAMPREMY Piges

$25 - $36

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Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the train from Tournai / Doornik to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic / ...

$86 - $125

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Charleroi

$231 - $260

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 25m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Charleroi

$87 - $127

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$131 - $308

Train to Bristol, fly to Brussels, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Brussels (BRU) BRS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$134 - $377

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$140 - $398

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$139 - $372

Fly Southampton to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SOU - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$98 - $278

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Brussels (BRU) LGW - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$246 - $624

Fly Southampton to Charleroi  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Charleroi (CRL) SOU - CRL

$40 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Charleroi is to bus which costs £19 - £28 and takes 12h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Charleroi is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £200 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at DAMPREMY Piges via London and BRUXELLES Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 24m.

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The distance between Southampton and Charleroi is 260 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Charleroi without a car is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs £75 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Southampton to Charleroi, including transfers.

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Southampton to Charleroi bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Charleroi is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs £75 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £28 and takes 12h 24m, you could also fly, which costs £30 - £220 and takes 7h 21m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Southampton to Charleroi bus services, operated by TEC, arrive at DAMPREMY Piges station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Charleroi.
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  • Distance: 259.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Charleroi, Belgium?

You can take a train from Southampton to Charleroi via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 5h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Charleroi via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and BRUXELLES Midi in around 12h 24m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Manchester, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Manchester, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Newcastle, Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Glasgow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Charleroi via Amsterdam Schiphol, Manchester
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Tournai / Doornik to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
regiojet.com
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from BRUXELLES Midi to DAMPREMY Piges
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
infotec.be
Ferry operators

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Charleroi is 1h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 1:58 AM in Southampton and 2:58 AM in Charleroi.

Brussels Airlines and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 155+ hotels available in Charleroi. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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