Getting to ECOC2020

By Metro

Brussels Expo is just a few minutes' walk from Heysel/Heizel metro station. There is a direct line between Heysel/Heizel and Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid station, with a journey time of 15 minutes.

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By rail

Brussels is easily reached by Eurostar from London or by Thalys from Paris, Amsterdam and Cologne. Trains stop at Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid station - an easy link to the metro.

From Brussels South Station (Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid):

From here you can take metro line 6 in the direction of Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn. This will take you straight to Heysel/Heizel (a journey of about 15 minutes), which is the metro station at Brussels Expo.

From Brussels Central Station:

If you are arriving at Brussels Central Station, you can take take metro line 5 in the direction of Erasme/Erasmus. At Beekkant, change to line 6 in the direction of Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn. This will take you straight to Heysel/Heizel metro station at Brussels Expo. The total journey will be about 20 minutes.

Belgian National Railway

Eurostar website

Thalys website

 

 By air

Brussels Expo is a 20 minute drive from Brussels Airport (Zaventem).

To travel to the city center, you can use the train, which runs four times an hour (from 6:00 to midnight). It takes approximately 17 minutes to reach the city center.

 

By road

Brussels Expo is situated near the Brussels Ring (R0) and is easy to reach by car. Take exit 7A from the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs. Parking is available for 10,000 cars in car park C.

Map and directions

From Ghent (E40) or Mons / Charleroi (E19)

  • Follow the Ring R0, bound for Zaventem - Namur.
  • Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the"Expo" signs.

From Antwerp (E19), Namur (E411) or Liège (E40)

  • Take the Ring R0, bound for Ghent-Ostend (E40).
  • Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs.

From Antwerp - Boom (A12)

  • Follow the Ring R0, bound for Zaventem - Namur.
  • Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs.

Parking

    The main car park is C, which has 10,000 parking spaces. Other car parks may be closed during the show

 

By taxi

Taxis Bleus offers a 24/7 service.  You can call them by phone on (32)(0)2 268 00 00 or make an online reservation.

Hotel information

 

Brussels Booking Desk is the official housing company associated with "ECOC 2020". 

Reservations at preferential rates can be made online, with instant booking confirmation:

https://secure.hotel.visitbrussels.be/event/ecoc-2020/congress/search

Need assistance?  Group reservation (+8 rooms):

Cédric Devos, Accommodation Consultant, Brussels Booking Desk

Call: 0032 2 552 00 08    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please note: Brussels Booking Desk is the only official housing company associated with "ECOC 2020".  While other hotel resellers may contact you to offer accommodation for your trip, they are not endorsed by, or affilliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

Brussels Booking Desk is a free service of visit.brussels, Brussels Hotels Association and Brussels' Chamber of Commerce.