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Brussels to Charleroi-Sud by train

It takes an average of 54m to travel from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud by train, over a distance of around 31 miles (50 km). There are normally 38 trains per day travelling from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud and tickets for this journey start from €11.60 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 47m
PriceFrom €11.60
Distance31 miles (50 km)
Frequency38 trains per day
Departure stationBrussels
Arrival stationCharleroi-Sud
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSNCB

Brussels to Charleroi-Sud train times

Check out the next trains departing from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud for Monday 17th May 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
05:45 Bruxelles-Midi06:36 Charleroi-SudIntercity 4526 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
06:15 Bruxelles-Midi07:06 Charleroi-SudIntercity 2027 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
06:45 Bruxelles-Midi07:36 Charleroi-SudIntercity 4527 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
07:15 Bruxelles-Midi08:07 Charleroi-SudIntercity 2028 SNCB Get tickets52m, direct
07:45 Bruxelles-Midi08:36 Charleroi-SudIntercity 4528 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
08:15 Bruxelles-Midi09:06 Charleroi-SudIntercity 2029 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
08:45 Bruxelles-Midi09:36 Charleroi-SudIntercity 4529 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
09:15 Bruxelles-Midi10:06 Charleroi-SudIntercity 2030 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
09:45 Bruxelles-Midi10:36 Charleroi-SudIntercity 4530 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct
10:15 Bruxelles-Midi11:06 Charleroi-SudIntercity 2031 SNCB Get tickets51m, direct

SNCB trains from Bruxelles to Charleroi-Sud

You can travel from Bruxelles to Charleroi-Sud on SNCB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoMPW57, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium, with services that include national (Intercity) and regional (Local) express trains. All SNCB trains come with both First Class and Second Class carriages. Belgium has one of the densest rail networks in the world. Seat reservations aren’t possible for any of the company's trains.

Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud

The price of train tickets from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud starts at €11.60 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud take?

The average journey time by train between Brussels and Charleroi-Sud is 54 minutes, with around 38 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Brussels and Charleroi-Sud by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud is 47 minutes.

How much does the train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud cost?

Train ticket prices from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud can start from as little as €11.60 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud without having to change trains. There are 34 direct trains from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud leave?

The first train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud leaves at 04:45. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud leave?

The last train from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud leaves at 22:36. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Brussels and Charleroi-Sud by train?

Trains travelling from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud cover a distance of around 31 miles (50 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Charleroi-Sud to Brussels. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Brussels to Charleroi-Sud.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Brussels to Charleroi-Sud for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/17/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 02/07/2021 for travel on 02/07/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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