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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.


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


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)



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

Check the timetables in real time


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

Check the timetables in real time


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

Check the timetables in real time


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:

The price of this service is:

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


ou are organising an event at BEL and wish to reserve a parking space ? 

Send an email with your parking request (minimum 10 spaces) to We will take care of the reservation with Extensa, the company managing the T&T site. Extensa will send you the invoice directly.

Additional parking opportunities near Tour & Taxis :

  • Havenlaan using the parking disc (disc to be reset every 2 hours)    
  • Parking up-site (right next to Tour & Taxis, 500 metres away) – Quai de Willebroeck 35 – 1000 Brussels (2,50 eur/h - 16,80 eur/d)
  • Parking WTC (near the Gare du Nord) - Boulevard Simon Bolivar - 1000 Brussels (2,50 eur/h - 15 eur/D)
  • PArking CCN North station -  Rue du Progrès - 1000 Bruxelles (2,50 eur/h - 20 eur/D)


Place Philippe Werrie 7-8
1090 - Brussels