Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) is Belgium’s second busiest airport in terms of passenger numbers. It’s situated in Gosselies, 7 kilometres from the centre of Charleroi and 45 kilometres from the Brussels region. Easily reached by car, Brussels South Charleroi Airport has ample parking. It takes about 30 minutes by car to reach, if leaving from the south of Brussels. The airport is mainly used by low-cost airlines and lighter aircraft. Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) has one terminal and a 2,550 metre runway. It serves a hundred or so city destinations across Europe, North Africa and Turkey. The terminal has numerous offices areas that provide a variety of services, as well as housing a shopping zone. Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) is able to handle around 6.5 million passengers per year.