|Distance||115 miles (185 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$22 - $43|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $22 (€20) • 3 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $43 (€40) • 2 h 54 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 115 miles (185 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Cologne to Charleroi. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Cologne to Charleroi.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Charleroi, Belgium is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Belgium:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 7/28/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey between Cologne and Charleroi.
The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from Belgium is: Fully open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 8/7/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cologne from Charleroi here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel from Cologne to Charleroi. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Charleroi is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $22 (€20) compared to other travel options to Charleroi:
Taking a bus is about $22 (€20) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $43 (€40) for this journey.
A bus is generally $21 (€20) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $43 (€40) from Cologne to Charleroi.
The fastest way to get to Charleroi from Cologne is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 54 min.
Other travel options to Charleroi can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 20 min on average.
In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min on average.
The distance is approximately 115 miles (185 km) from Cologne to Charleroi.
The average frequency per day from Cologne to Charleroi is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Cologne to Charleroi as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cologne to Charleroi:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to Charleroi with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Charleroi as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cologne and Charleroi.
Before traveling from Cologne to Charleroi, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cologne to Charleroi tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.