Access

Getting here

BEL is on the Tour & Taxis site:
Avenue du Port 86c/3002
1000 Brussels

In order to organise a sustainable and environmentally friendly event that is consistent with your choice of BEL, we recommend that you encourage the use of w,alking, cycling and public transport.

 

 

Download here the access map (in pdf) in order to forward it to all participants.

Here, you can download the access map for deliveries, VIP and persons with reduced mobility.

 

Bicycle

 

The BEL is easily accessible by bike starting with the Regional Cyclable Routes (ICRs) along the Canal and also with pedestrian/bike access from the subway station Belgica and Pannenhuis or the Bockstael bridge, trough the parc "Thurn & Taxis".

 

There are several tools to help you work out your routecycling. The map of Brussels Region indicates , bike paths, bike parks, sale and repair points, street gradients, etc.

Bicycle parking is also available on the Tour & Taxis site right in front of the BEL entrance.

"Villo" station (shared bikes) : Rue Picard, 3

 

Public Transport

TRAIN

From Gare du Nord, you can reach the BEL by walking 15 minutes, cycling 5 minutes or by using bus n°14/15/57 (Bus stop : "Armateurs/Steamers)

METRO

Lines:

  • 2 & 6 - Station: Yser et Ribaucourt (12 minutes walk)
  • 6 - Station Belgica en Pannenhuis

Check the timetables in real time

TRAM

Lines: 51 - Stop: Sainctelette (20-minute walk)
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BUS - STIB

  • Lines: 14, 15, 89 - Stop: Picard
  • Lines: 14, 15, 57, 88 - Stop: Armateurs

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BUS - DE LIJN:

De Lijn timetables

  • Lines: 129, 620 - Stop Ribaucourt
  • Lines: 213, 214, 230, 231, 232, 233, 240, 241, 242, 243, 245, 246, 250, 251, 260 Stop: Molenbeek St Jean - Ribaucourt

Shuttle Service

You can ask for a special shuttle service to be arranged. If you wish to use this service, please contact: jean.vandamme@tour-taxis.com

The price of this service is:

  • EUR 50 per hour for an 8-seat bus
  • EUR 75 per hour for a 15-seat bus  

Parking

 

However, if the use of cars is essential for certain events or guests, you can reserve parking spaces (subject to availability)
Parking spaces for your event can be rented on the Tour & Taxis site (€5 per vehicle excluding VAT, minimum 30 places).

The parking charge includes a charge of €0.41 per vehicle plus VAT which will be used to offset CO2 emissions in partnership with CO2logic.
There are two car parks near Tour & Taxis :

  •     Parking up-site (right next to Tour & Taxis, 500 metres away) – Quai de Willebroeck 35 – 1000 Brussels
  •     Parking WTC (near the Gare du Nord) - Boulevard Simon Bolivar - 1000 Brussels


Since recently there is an underground parking for visitors (not for events) on the site Tour & Taxis :http://www.tour-taxis.com/fr/parking

Car-sharing

Cambio
Place Philippe Werrie 7-8
1090 - Brussels