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Brussels to Charleroi

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1 suggested route to go from Brussels to Charleroi by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Brussels to Charleroi ?

Trip Brussels Charleroi

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance30 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Brussels to Charleroi? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Charleroi. Just enter your travel dates to Charleroi then Vivanoda will do the rest. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of Blablacar, Brussels City Shuttle or SNCB to reach Charleroi.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Brussels to Charleroi bus

Are you looking for a bus from Brussels to Charleroi? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

Going by bus from Brussels to Charleroi may not be so obvious to you. To encourage you to take the bus to Charleroi, here are some arguments that will convince you.

  • With very cheap prices, it is almost impossible for train or carpooling companies operating between Brussels and Charleroi to offer cheaper fares.
  • The new buses used by Brussels City Shuttle are greener than the use of carpooling and even more than your personal car. The road Brussels Charleroi is an already existing infrastructure shared with other vehicles. The landscape balance sheet is therefore neutral.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Brussels Charleroi coaches are equipped with.
  • A Wi-Fi connection is available to travellers in most coaches, which is an important asset for a 30 mi trip.

Coach companies on the Brussels Charleroi trip

Only the coach company Brussels City Shuttle operates the direct line Brussels Charleroi.

Brussels City Shuttle Brussels Charleroi

Departure bus stations in Brussels

You will have to arrive at your Brussels stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'Charleroi' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Bruxelles-Midi

Bus stops at arrival in Charleroi

Once the bus has arrived at Charleroi, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Charleroi Airport

Train Brussels to Charleroi

Is there a direct train bound for Charleroi from Brussels?

Yes, it is possible to go from Brussels to Charleroi by train without making any changes. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Brussels-Charleroi train ticket on Vivanoda.

Regional train Brussels Charleroi

Brussels Charleroi train companies

The train company that operates this journey is SNCB.
SNCB Brussels Charleroi

Railway stations from Brussels

  • Bruxelles-Central

Railway stations in Charleroi

  • Charleroi South

Carpool from Brussels to Charleroi

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Brussels-Charleroi with other travellers looking for the same route. Instead of driving alone the car from Brussels to Charleroi, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. So, you surely have better chances to get Brussels-Charleroi rides searching three days in advance than one month. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Charleroi.

Before you book your Brussels-Charleroi ride, you have the possibility to get in touch with the driver to set all the details and conditions of the journey. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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