Airport Contacts in Brussels

Information about Brussels Airport and Charleroi Airport, including contacts for up-to-the minute flight information, airport transfers, lost property and general airport information...

Airports serving Brussels:

  • Brussels Airport is one of the largest airports in Europe, and handles the majority of Belgium's air traffic.  It is also known as Luchthaven Zaventem, Aéroport de Zaventem and Brussels (Zaventem) International Airport
  • Charleroi Brussels South, also known as Gosselies Airport, is used by low-cost airlines such as Ryanair as well as charter airlines

Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport
(BRU)
Address: Brussels Airport, 1930 Zaventem Tel: 0900 700 00
Brussels airport online Website
Real-time information on daily flights Website
Access: The airport is at Zaventem, 14 Km from the city centre, and is well served by public transport Website
Parking: Around 12,000 spaces are provided by Interparking, most of which are  within walking distance of the terminal
QPark also operate a secure long-stay car park
Tel: 02 715 21 10
Tel: 02 715 21 28
Train: Trains to most major cities in Belgium run from Brussel-nat-Luchthaven station, located in the basement level of the terminal Tel: 02 528 28 28
Information
Bus: De Lijn services run to various destinations around the city Tel: 07 022 02 00
Information
Bus: MIVB/STIB operates a regular express service between the airport and the European Quarter in Brussels Tel: 02 515 20 00
Timetables
Bus: The Brussels Airport Express bus runs to Antwerp hourly between 05:30 and 23:00 Tel: 02 723 23 23
Timetables
Taxi: Official taxis are recognisable by their blue and yellow logo Website
Disabled passengers: Assistance is available and should be booked when reserving the flight Website
Car Rental: Hertz Avis, Europcar, National Car Rental and Sixt all have desks at the airport
Lost Luggage: Brussels airport recommends that passengers contact their airline's handling agent about baggage and items lost on board, and provides a contact list
For items lost at the airport, a contact facility can be found online
Website

Charleroi Brussels South Airport

Charleroi
Brussels South
(CRL)
Charleroi airport Information Tel: 07 125 12 11
Charleroi airport online (in English) Website
Real-time information on daily flights Website
Access: Small airport 46 Km south of Brussels, near the industrial city of Charleroi Tel: 07 125 12 11
Parking: Qpark operates long-term and short-term parking facilities near Charleroi Website
Train: An NMBS/SNCB service runs to Charleroi Station Tel: 07 160 22 94
Tel: 07 160 23 88
Website
Information
Bus: TEC bus route 68 operates between the airport and Charleroi Sud train station on weekdays and Saturdays. The journey takes 20 minutes. Frequent trains to destinations throughout Belgium and Europe depart from Charleroi Sud Information
Coach: A shuttle service operates frequently between Brussels South Charleroi and Brussels Midi Railway station.  Other shuttle coaches run to Luxembourg, Lille, Louvain and Antwerp Information
Taxi: Taxis can be hired at the airport Website
Car Rental: A number of car hire firms operate at the airport Website
Disabled Passengers: Disabled passengers are asked to book airport assistance 48 hours in advance Tel: 090 202 490
Website
Lost Luggage: For any luggage issues at Charleroi, contact the information desk in the first instance.  A web-based utility is also available Tel: 090 202 490