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Getting to Brussels

Right in the heart of Europe, Brussels has superb air, road and rail connections. More than 60 million Europeans live within 300km of Brussels, less than two hours by high-speed train. For those who fly in, it takes only 20 minutes from the airport to the city centre. And when you have arrived, it's easy to move around the compact city, by public transport or on foot.

Travel by Air

Brussels Airport (BRU) is a speedy 17 minutes by train from the Central Station, stopping at the European Institutions on the way. At peak times, 6 trains run every hour and from the Central Station, which is only a three minute walk to SQUARE.

Travel by Train

Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Belges (SNCB) There are five main stations serving the Brussels-Capital Region, all interlinked. For all information concerning passenger transport in Belgium and abroad, T (0)2 528 28 28

National traffic: 7 a.m. - 9.15 p.m.
International traffic and reservations, Eurostar; TGV, Thalys Info: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.; WE: 9 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.)

Main Stations:

Central Station Carrefour de l'Europe 2 - 1000 Brussels
South Station rue de France 2 - 1070 Brussels
For London: Eurostar
For Paris: Thalys
For France: TGV

North Station rue du Progrès 85 - 1210 Brussels
For Amsterdam

Luxembourg Station place du Luxembourg - 1040 Brussels For Luxembourg

Schuman Station Rond-point Schuman - 1040 Brussels
Serves European institutions.