Brussels Airport

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Brussels International airport (BRU), located 11 kilometres from Brussels in Zaventem, is to the northeast of Brussels. The airport is well served by a number of airlines with flights across Europe and internationally.

For more information about other airports throughout the world, also see the list of airports.



Getting there and away

  • Rail: The airport train station is located below the terminal. Trains run from the airport to Brussels North, Brussels Central and Brussels Midi stations, up to 4 an hour during busy times. Additionally there are direct train services to other locations in Belgium including De Panne, Ghent, Hasselt, Landen, Leuven, Liège, Nivelles and Quévy. There are bus services to other parts of Brussels as well, information on where they run can be found from the bus page at the Brussels Airport's website. For access to the "European District" close to the European parliament, the Airport-line provides access.
  • Car: Brussels Airport can be reached by car via the A201, which is directly connected to the R0 highway around Brussels. From there, the main highways of Belgium can directly be accessed, with links to Antwerp, Luxembourg and the coast.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

There are two terminals (piers A and B). For more information about airlines, also see the list of airlines and the details about flying with budget airlines.

Pier A

  • Adria Airways - Ljubljana
  • Aegean Airlines - Athens
  • Air France operated by Régional - Lyon
  • Air Malta - Malta
  • AirBaltic - Riga
  • Alitalia - Alghero, Milan-Linate, Rome-Fiumicino
  • Austrian Airlines - Vienna
  • Austrian operated by Tyrolean Airways - Vienna
  • Blue1 - Helsinki
  • British Airways operated by Sun Air of Scandinavia - Billund
  • Brussels Airlines - Athens, Barcelona, Berlin-Tegel, Bilbao, Bologna, Budapest, Catania, Copenhagen, Faro, Florence, Gothenburg-Landvetter, Geneva, Hamburg, Kraków, Lisbon, Lyon, Madrid, Málaga, Marseille, Milan-Linate, Milan-Malpensa, Naples, Nice, Oslo-Gardermoen, Palermo, Palma de Mallorca, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Porto, Prague, Rome-Fiumicino, Seville, Stockholm-Bromma, Strasbourg, Toulouse, Turin, Venice-Marco Polo, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw
  • Brussels Airlines operated by Augsburg Airways - Hanover
  • Czech Airlines - Prague
  • EasyJet - Berlin-Schönefeld, Lyon, Milan-Malpensa, Nice
  • EasyJet Switzerland - Geneva
  • Estonian Air - Tallinn
  • Finnair - Helsinki
  • Iberia Airlines - Madrid
  • Iberia operated by Air Nostrum - Asturias
  • Jetairfly - Ajaccio, Alicante, Almería, Araxos, Athens, Bastia, Burgas, Brindisi, Catania, Chania, Corfu, Faro, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Heraklion, Ibiza, Jerez de la Frontera, Kos, Lamezia Terme, Lanzarote, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Lesbos, Lourdes, Málaga, Minorca, Mykonos, Naples, Olbia, Palermo, Palma de Mallorca, Rhodes, Samos, Santorini, Tenerife-South, Thessaloniki, Toulon, Zakynthos, Zaragoza
  • KLM operated by KLM Cityhopper - Amsterdam
  • LOT Polish Airlines - Warsaw
  • Lufthansa - Frankfurt, Munich
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Augsburg Airways - Munich
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Lufthansa CityLine - Munich, Stuttgart
  • Malév Hungarian Airlines - Budapest
  • Olympic Air - Athens
  • Ostfriesische Lufttransport - Bremen, Leipzig/Halle
  • Scandinavian Airlines - Copenhagen, Oslo-Gardermoen, Stockholm-Arlanda
  • Swiss International Air Lines - Zürich
  • Swiss operated by Swiss European Air Lines - Basel/Mulhouse, Zürich
  • TAP Portugal - Lisbon, Porto
  • Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium - Alicante, Almería, Athens, Barcelona, Burgas, Cagliari, Catania, Chania, Chios, Corfu, Enfidha, Faro, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Gerona, Heraklion, Ibiza, Jerez de la Frontera, Kos, La Palma, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Lesbos, Lisbon, Málaga, Malta, Minorca, Mykonos, Naples, Olbia, Palma de Mallorca, Palermo, Rhodes, Rimini, Reus, Santorini, Tenerife-South, Venice-Marco Polo, Zakynthos
  • TNT Airways - Chania, Heraklion, Rhodes
  • - Innsbruck, Kuusamo, Salzburg
  • Vueling Airlines - Barcelona, Seville, Valencia, Vigo
  • Wind Jet - Forlì

Pier B

  • Aer Lingus - Dublin
  • Aeroflot - Moscow-Sheremetyevo
  • Afriqiyah Airways - Tripoli
  • Air Algérie - Algiers, Oran
  • Air Canada - Montreal-Trudeau, Toronto-Pearson
  • Air Transat - Montreal-Trudeau
  • American Airlines - Chicago-O'Hare, New York-JFK
  • Atlas Blue - Al Hoceima, Marrakech, Nador, Oujda, Rabat, Tangier
  • Blue Air - Bucharest-Băneasa, Constanţa
  • BMI operated by BMI Regional - East Midlands, Edinburgh, Leeds/Bradford
  • British Airways - London-Heathrow
  • Brussels Airlines - Abidjan, Accra, Banjul, Birmingham, Bujumbura, Conakry, Cotonou, Douala, Dakar, Entebbe, Freetown, London-Heathrow, Kigali, Kinshasa, Lomé, Luanda, Manchester, Monrovia, Moscow-Domodedovo, Nairobi, Ouagadougou, Tel Aviv, Yaoundé
  • Brussels Airlines operated by BMI Regional - Bristol, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Bulgaria Air - Sofia
  • Bulgarian Air Charter - Burgas, Varna
  • Continental Airlines - Newark
  • Croatia Airlines - Split, Zagreb
  • Cyprus Airways - Larnaca
  • Delta Air Lines - Atlanta, New York-JFK
  • EgyptAir - Cairo
  • El Al - Tel Aviv
  • Ethiopian Airlines - Addis Ababa
  • Etihad Airways - Abu Dhabi
  • Flybe - Manchester, Southampton
  • Freebird Airlines - Antalya, Bodrum, Dalaman, İzmir
  • Hainan Airlines - Beijing-Capital, Shanghai-Pudong
  • Icelandair - Reykjavík-Keflavík
  • Jat Airways - Amsterdam, Belgrade
  • Jet Airways - Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, New York-JFK, Newark, Toronto-Pearson
  • Jet4you operated by Jetairfly - Tangier
  • Jetairfly - Agadir, Aqaba, Boa Vista, Cairo, Cancún, Dubrovnik, Djerba, Enfidha, Hurghada, Liberia, Luxor, Marrakech, Mombasa, Montego Bay, Nador, Oujda, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, Sal, Sharm el-Sheikh, Tabarka, Tangier, Tunis, Varadero, Varna, Zanzibar
  • Lydd Air - Lydd
  • Middle East Airlines - Beirut
  • Nouvelair - Djerba, Monastir
  • Onur Air - Antalya
  • Pegasus Airlines - Antalya, Bodrum, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
  • Qatar Airways - Doha
  • Royal Air Maroc - Casablanca
  • Royal Jordanian - Amman
  • Sky Airlines - Antalya
  • Syrian Air - Aleppo, Beirut, Damascus
  • TAROM - Bucharest-Henri Coandă
  • Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium - Agadir, Antalya, Bodrum, Burgas, Cairo, Dalaman, Dubrovnik, Hurgada, İzmir, Larnaca, Luxor, Marrakech, Marsa Alam, Monastir, Oujda, Paphos, Sharm el-Sheikh, Split, Taba, Tunis, Varna
  • TNT Airways Agadir, Antalya, Bodrum, Marrakech
  • Tunisair - Djerba, Monastir, Tunis
  • Turkish Airlines - Eskişehir, Istanbul-Atatürk, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
  • Turkish Airlines operated by AnadoluJet - Ankara
  • United Airlines - Chicago-O'Hare, Washington-Dulles
  • US Airways - Philadelphia
  • XL Airways France - Cancún, Phuket, Punta Cana, Varadero



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