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There are 6 ways to get from Utrecht to Charleroi by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Thalys  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic / ...

$58 - $94

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Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from BRUXELLES Midi to DAMPREMY Piges 365a

$10 - $14

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Bus, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels-North station 817
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic / ...

$17 - $27

Train via Brussel-Noord  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Noord
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid Ic / ...

$38 - $69

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Charleroi 143.8 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid

$82 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi is to bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at DAMPREMY Piges via BRUXELLES Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Charleroi. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid via Rotterdam Centraal and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Charleroi is 193 km. The road distance is 230 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi without a car is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Utrecht to Charleroi, including transfers.

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Utrecht to Charleroi bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Utrecht station.

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

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Charleroi is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs 50€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Charleroi.
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  • Distance: 120.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Utrecht to Charleroi via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Utrecht to Charleroi via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and BRUXELLES Midi in around 5 h 39 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
45 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 Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Noord
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
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 Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
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 Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Utrecht to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from BRUXELLES Midi to DAMPREMY Piges
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
infotec.be

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Charleroi is 230 km. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Utrecht to Charleroi.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 151+ hotels available in Charleroi. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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