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Trains Brussels to Charleroi: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Brussels to Charleroi by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Brussels to Charleroi. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 11.18 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 9.72, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Brussels to Charleroi by train

Best price $ 9.72
Journey duration 1 h 51 min
Connections per day 390
First departure 02:09
Last departure 00:55
Distance 30.4 mi
Departure Brussels
Arrival Charleroi
Carriers Belgianrail, SNCF, SNCB

Ticket price Brussels - Charleroi every day

$ 20.47
$ 5.86
$ 20.47
$ 7.03
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$ 20.47
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$ 20.47
$ 7.03

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 9.72
Maximum price
$ 11.37

Brussels - Charleroi


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$ 20.47

Thursday, August 18th 2022
Midi - Aéroport / Airport (CRL)
3:20pm - 4:15pm
CO2: 1.73kg

How long is the journey from Brussels to Charleroi by train?

The journey between Brussels and Charleroi runs for about 31 mi and usually takes approximately 1 h 51 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 9 min. If you are trying to get from Brussels to Charleroi as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Brussels to Charleroi?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Brussels to Charleroi leaving at 02:09. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 00:55.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

What are the stations on the Brussels to Charleroi route?

In Brussels, departure stations include Brux.-/ Brus-Centr., Etterbeek, Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord, Brux./Brus.-Schuman, Bru.-Luxemburg/brux.-Luxembourg, Brux./Brus.-Luxemb., Meiser, Watermael / Watermaal, Simonis and Bockstael. When you arrive in Charleroi, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Charleroi-Sud, Marchienne-au-Pont, Roux, Lodelinsart, Couillet, Marchienne-Zone, Charleroi-Ouest and Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Brussels to Charleroi?

If you want to get from Brussels to Charleroi, you can travel with providers such as Belgianrail, SNCF and SNCB. You will find a maximum number of 400 departures per day. On average, there are 390 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 17 direct journeys between Brussels and Charleroi. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 373 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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