Brussels Airport Guide to Brussels Airport - BRU

Brussels Airport Taxi to city

By taxi is without a doubt the best way to move from and to Brussels Airport. Bear in mind that Brussels Airport is located 12 kilometres northeast of the city centre, the average transfer time to downtown is 20 minutes.

Brussels Airport is served with licenced and metered taxis that is why we recommend passengers to only board official taxis. You can easily recognize them since they are blue with a yellow logo.


Avoid boarding unofficial taxis since you could be victim of a scam.



Taxis are available outside and facing the Arrivals Hall 24/7.



The following taxi companies serve Brussels Airport:

  • Taxis Verts: +32 2 349 49 49
  • Taxi Brussels Airport: +32 499 10 20 30

To request a taxi accessible by Wheelchair, passengers may get in touch with Taxi Hendriks.
Phone: +32 2 752 98 00




The fare to downtown Brussels from the airport is about € 45.00.

If you wish to transfer to other locations within downtown, these are the fares:

  • Midi Station: € 43.00
  • Grand Place: € 41.00

Fares to other popular destinations:

  • Antwerp: € 116.00
  • Leuven: € 62.00

Shared Rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Apps such as Uber may be useful to do so.



If you wish to transfer from and to Brussels Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!