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How to get thereBrussels is centrally located in Europe, at the crossroads of highways between Amsterdam, Paris, London and the Ruhr Area. The city is easily accessible by car, by train and by air.
By airBRUSSELS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (BRU) is located at 14 kilometres from the City Centre of Brussels, which you can reach by bus, by train, by taxi and by car.
BRUSSELS SOUTH CHARLEROI AIRPORT
By High-Speed trainThose arriving in Brussels by international train (such as ICE, Thalys, Eurostar) will typically arrive in Brussels South/Midi station.
To reach the city centre and venue from the Brussels South/Midi train station, take any train travelling north (to Antwerp, Brussels International Airport, Dendermonde, Essen, Eupen, Genk, Huy, Landen, Louvain, Liège, Louvain-la-Neuve, Luxembourg (L), Maastricht (NL), Schaerbeek, Sint-Niklaas, Tongres, Turnhout, or Zottegem) and get off at the first stop, Brussels-Central or take the metro (lines 2 or 6, see "Public Transport" below).
By carIf you do decide to take the car, Brussels is at the heart of a modern motorway network linking France to the south, Holland to the north and Germany & Luxembourg to the east, without forgetting the Channel Tunnel via northern France to the UK.
Moving around the cityFor getting around, those who live in or come to Brussels have plenty of choice. Walking, cycling, tram or metro, bus, shared night taxis… In this way, you can easily get to museums, legendary places and venues, exhibitions and shopping centres or meet up with friends at any hour of the day or night.
By TaxiTaxi stations are easily found throughout the 19 boroughs of Brussels. Fares are displayed on the meter and include service. Tips are left at your discretion.
By BikeVillo! Is Brussels new system of self-service bikes for hire with 180 stations and 2,500 bikes. Villo! encourages intermodality and eco-friendly choices. Very easy to use: it takes only a few minutes to hire or return a bike.
Your 1 Day ticket will cost € 1.60 + rate/ half-hour.
By Public transportSTIB / MIVB
The public transport system (metro, tram, bus) covers the whole of the city with buses, trams and metros Classic single trip ticket: € 2.10
One day ticket: € 7.00
On footIn Brussels, it is easy to get from one place to another on foot.
The following are examples of the time you would take: