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.
Brussels, the capital of Belgium, is home to most European institutions. After French, Dutch is the most widely spoken language. Frequently called the "capital of Europe" this city is at the crossroads of France, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Book a flight for your trip to Brussels and discover a lively and festive city, recognised for its rich cultural heritage. In the city centre, there is a wide range of monuments and museums to enjoy: the "Grand Place" of Brussels, considered one of most beautiful places in the world, will undoubtedly be the starting point for your visit. Round the corner, take a selfie before the Manneken Pis! This famous statue is close to the heart of Brussels' residents. Where to sleep during your holiday. Why not book a hotel in Brussels, in the lively Saint-Gery district. You are only a short walk from restaurants and trendy bars.