Brussels Airport Informational Guide to Brussels Airport - Zaventem (BRU) - Non Official

Brussels Airport Taxi

Taxi is without a doubt the best way to transfer from Brussels Airport to the city centre.

Bear in mind that Brussels Airport is located 12 kilometres northeast of the city centre, being the average transfer time to downtown 20 minutes.


Brussels Airport is served by licensed 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 riding unofficial no unlicensed taxis since you could be a victim of a scam.


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

taxi Companies

The following taxi companies are available in Brussels Airport:

- Taxis Verts: +32 2 349 49 49
- Taxis Bleus: +32 2 268 00 00
- Taxi Brussels Airport: +32 499 10 20 30

To request a wheelchair accesible taxi, please get in touch with Taxi Hendriks.

Phone: +32 2 752 98 00



The cost of a taxi from Brussels Airport to city centre is around € 45.

Fares to other locations in Brussels city centre:

- To Midi Station: € 46
- To Grand Place: € 47

Fares to other popular destinations in Belgium:

- To Antwerp: € 120
- To Leuven: € 66
- To Bruges: € 294

*fares may change without prior notice. 


Uber is available at Brussels Airport. One-way rate to Brussels city centre is around € 35-51.

On the other hand, Poppy is the main and official car sharing operator between Brussels Airport and the Brussels Region and Antwerp.


Poppy car sharing service is located in the Car Sharing Zone in Parking P1 - Fast Zone (third level).


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

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