Brussels Airport is located 12km (8 miles) northeast of central Brussels.
Dialling code: +32
Telephone: (02) 753 7753 or (0900) 700 00 for general information
How to get there
Brussels Airport is easily accessible from the Brussels inner and outer ring road – follow signs for Brussels Airport or Zaventem.
Airport City Express trains go to Brussels’ three main stations: Brussels Central, Brussels North and Brussels Midi (journey time: 16-25 minutes, fare €7.80). The high-speed Diabolo service connects Brussels Airport to Antwerp in a little over 30 minutes, while direct trains are also available to Ghent, De Panne, Leuven, Landen, Quiévrain/Quévy, Paris and Cologne. Further information is available from Belgian Railways (tel: 02 528 2828; www.belgianrail.be).
De Lijn (tel: 07 022 0200; www.delijn.be) buses serve Brussels North station (buses 272 and 471) and routes throughout Flanders. The MIVB/STIB (tel: 07 023 2000; www.stib.be) Airport Line service links Brussels Airport to NATO, the European Commission area and the city centre (journey time: 30 minutes; fare: €4).
Scheduled Airport Express (tel: 05 233 4000; www.airportexpress.be) coaches run to Antwerp (45 minutes; fare: €10).
Metered taxis are available outside the arrivals hall. Taxi Hendriks (tel: 02 752 9800) has wheelchair-accessible taxis. The fare to the city centre is around €40 to €50, and the journey time is 20 to 30 minutes.
Visitors can choose from a range of parking options close to the terminal building. NV Interparking SA (tel: 02 715 2110; www.interparking.com) offers three car parks with direct access to the terminal: the P1 car park for short-stay parking, P2 for economy parking, and P3 for long-term parking. The Lock Park (tel: 02 715 2128) offers secure long-term parking facilities and is located next to the terminal, while the long-term Q-Park Car Hotel (tel: 02 753 0110; www.carhotel.be) provides a shuttle service to/from the terminal, as well as a valet service – spaces in this area should be reserved 48 hours in advance. VIP parking is also available (tel: 02 715 2123).
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
For more information about Lufthansa at the airport, visit http://www.LH.com/At-the-airport
You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder