The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 30 m
2 h 36 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Charleroi to Paris without changing at least once.
|Average train duration||2 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||£93 (€106)|
|Train frequency||15 a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TER, SNCB | IC, SNCF | TGV, Thalys, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCB|
Trains from Charleroi to Paris cover the 142 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCB | IC, SNCF | TGV, Thalys, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCB. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £65, but the average price of train tickets is £93. Travellers depart most frequently from Charleroi-Sud and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
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SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Charleroi and Paris.
Looking for trains from Charleroi to Paris? SNCB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 142 miles (229 km) trip to Paris from Charleroi. As an official travel partner of SNCB, Omio quickly shows you the latest SNCB train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Charleroi to Paris routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable SNCB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Charleroi to Paris, you can quickly see if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Charleroi - Paris train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with SNCB!
Charleroi to Paris train information with SNCB:
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Charleroi to Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Omio helps you find the perfect Charleroi - Paris train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Charleroi and Paris, Omio shows you Thalys current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Charleroi to Paris route. You can expect to travel around 142 miles (229 km) from Charleroi to Paris on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets between Charleroi and Paris starting as low as £65 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!
Travel by train between Charleroi, Belgium and Paris, France is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Charleroi and Paris closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from France to Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/07/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Charleroi from Paris.
When taking a train from Charleroi, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Charleroi-Sud, Charleroi-Ouest and Charleroi, Marchienne-Au-Pont Est. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Charleroi-Sud to Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Charleroi-Sud, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of Charleroi.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.
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