Getting There in CharleroiEdit This
Charleroi has its own regional airport, but since not much international flight arrive there, you are likely to arrive at Brussels Airport in Zaventem. From here it takes only 30 minutes to reach Charleroi, either by car (E 19) or by train.
The following motorways bring you to Charleroi:
E19 from Brussels, Antwerp and Amsterdam, in the North ;
E 42 from Lille, Paris and the Euro Tunnel, in the West ;
E 42 from Namur, Liège and Cologne, in the East ;
When visiting Charleroi by train, you will arrive at Charleroi Station, right at the heart of the city centre. Here are train links from all big European cities to Charleroi.
The Gare de Charleroi (Charleroi Station, Square des Martyrs du 18 août, 6000 Charleroi, phone32(0)71 60.22.94 (Information) 60.23.88 (Travellers/60.23.62 (trade service) SNCB.