Brussels Airport (BRU)
Brussels International Airport Company (BIAC), Brussels Airport, B-1930 Zaventem, Belgium
0900 70000 (within Belgium) or (0)2 753 7753 (outside Belgium)
(0)2 753 4250
Number of Terminals
GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)
The airport is amid 12km (8 miles) northeast of Brussels
The airport is calmly attainable from both the Brussels close and alien arena alley (follow signs for the Airport or Zaventem).
Both short- and abiding parking is accessible 24 hours a day. NV Interparking SA (tel: (0)2 715 2110) offers three concise car parks with absolute admission to the terminal, and two abiding car parks. The Lock Park (tel: (0)2 715 2128) has aegis abiding parking accessories and is amid abutting to the terminal, while Car Hotel (tel: (0)2 753 0110; website: www.carhotel.be) provides a shuttle account to/from the terminal, as able-bodied as valeting service. Spaces in the Car Hotel should be aloof 48 hours in advance. VIP parking is additionally accessible (tel: (0)2 715 2123).
Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National/Alamo and Sixt are all represented at the airport.
Rail: Airport Burghal Accurate trains to the burghal go to Brussels' three capital stations (Gare Centrale, Gare du Nord and Gare du Midi). Absolute trains are additionally accessible to Ghent, De Panne and Quievrain/Quevy. Further advice is accessible from Belgian Railways (tel: (0)2 528 2828; website: www.b-rail.be). Road: Taxi: Metered taxis are accessible alfresco the Arrivals hall. Taxi Hendriks (tel: (0)2 752 9800) has taxis for wheelchair users. Bus: De Lijn buses go to the burghal centre. MIVB/STIB accurate buses articulation the airport to NATO, the European Commission breadth and the burghal centre. Coach: Scheduled coaches run to Antwerp, Brussels and Eindhoven.
Information and Help Desks
An airport advice board is accessible in the Departures area. There is additionally an Advice Call Center (tel: (0)2 753 7753).
Money and communications: Accessories accommodate a coffer and column office, bureaux de change and ATMs. Mobile telephones can be assassin from Locaphone in the Arrivals hall. Internet, abstracts ports for laptops and wireless affiliation are accessible at the Communications Center in the Arrivals hall. Eating and drinking: There are several bars, cafés, restaurants and automat machines available. Shopping: There is a advanced array of shops, including duty-free. Luggage: Porters are accessible on appeal (tel: (0)2 753 4117 or 6914). There are lockers on akin 0. Cartage should acquaintance the airport ascendancy (tel: (0)2 753 6820) for absent property. Added facilities: Baby-changing accessories are anchored throughout the terminal building.
Conference and Business Facilities
The Regus Skyport Affair Centre (tel: (0)2 714 0200; website: www.regus.com) offers ten affair rooms, secretarial casework and wireless Internet connection. Airport Forum (tel: (0)2 714 0770; website: www.airport-forum.com) provides acceptable desks and lounges, as able-bodied as accessories for telecommunications, secretarial and added services. The Sky Anteroom Reception Room (tel: (0)2 280 8410) has accident amplitude for up to 1,500 people.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
Disabled toilets, lifts and ramps are available. Cartage acute appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to biking and access at the airport at atomic two hours in advance. There is a appointed analeptic and declivity breadth for disabled passengers. Front Park 1 and 2 both accommodate disabled parking spaces.
There are some 13 hotels in the area, including the Hotel Formule 1 Brussels Airport (tel: (0)2 725 6900) and the Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel (tel: (0)2 710 8000), which is amid at the airport. Hotel anxiety can be fabricated in the Arrivals hall, either at the anxiety console or through Open Tours (tel: (0)2 753 2242; website: www.open-tours.com).