Do you have a flight to catch from Charleroi airport? Plan your trip online: discover transport offers and easily book your ticket to Charleroi South Airport. With the TEC bus option or the Charleroi Airport Ticket train + bus, make your life easier and travel quickly, at low cost.
Coaches run every few minutes between the airport and the Midi station in Brussels. Another particularly advantageous travel option is the 24-hour connection between the airport and Charleroi station. From there you can easily access any train station in Belgium or abroad.
How to get to Brussels from Charleroi airport
There are different ways to get to Brussels from Charleroi, here are the most common:
– Transfer service, the most practical solution
By booking a transfer service, a driver will be present at the airport to greet you with your name written on a sign and take you to the desired location as quickly as possible. In this way, you will know the fixed price of the service – which is cheaper than the taxi – without having any unpleasant surprises with additional supplements. The prices are 95 € (113.20 US $) for a passenger car and 92 € (109.60 US $) for an 8-seater minibus. You can reserve a vehicle online on VisitonsBruxelles.com by clicking here
Bus companies for your trips from the airport
The Flibco Company offers buses that connect Charleroi Airport to Brussels every 30 minutes. The journey takes one hour and the terminus is the Bruxelles-Midi station (in the rue de France).
The single ticket price is € 17 (US $ 20.20) and the return ticket is € 34 (US $ 40.50). The ticket can be purchased at the terminal counter or from the bus driver. If you buy your ticket in advance on the official website, you can save at least € 2 (US $ 2.40) per trip.
Once you arrive at the Brussels-Midi station, you can take the metro, tram or train to other stations in the city.
For the return bus journey, we recommend that you arrive at least 15 minutes early, as there is usually a long line and buses are almost always full.
Train and bus, interesting if you want to visit other Belgian cities
If you want to go to another city in Belgium, you can take the bus (line A) to Charleroi train station, and once there, take the train to your destination of choice.
The price for a one-way bus ticket is € 3 (US $ 3.60) and the journey takes about 20 minutes. You can also buy a “bulk” ticket including the bus and train to Brussels.
Line A buses operate between 5:35 a.m. and 10:35 p.m. and run approximately every 30 minutes.
Bus to Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): Visit Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) by bus
Operational bus lines
Bus Brussels ↔ Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): from 00h 44min with SNCB Europe,
Bus Luxembourg (city) ↔ Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): from 01h 40min with BlaBlaCar, SNCB Europe
Bus Lille ↔ Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): from 01h 10min with BlaBlaCar, SNCB Europe
Bus Arlon ↔ Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): from 02h 31min with SNCB Europe
Bus Liège ↔ Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): from 01h 00min with BlaBlaCar, SNCB Europe