European Commission (Charlemagne building)
Rue de la Loi 170
Transfer by Bus: The ‘Airport Line’/shuttle (Line 12) is a 30-minute express bus service between Brussels airport and Schuman (European Commission area). The lines depart from platform C. Bus 12 runs every 20-30 minutes from Monday to Friday, from approx. 8h00 to 20h00. After 20h00, and during the weekend and public holidays, use Line 21.
Get off at Schuman (approx. 30 minutes). From the Schuman stop, walk along Rue de la Loi (Wetstraat). The Charlemagne building is on the right-hand side.
Bus tickets cost €4,50 (purchased outside vehicle). In order to save time and money, buy your ticket from the GO ticket vending machines before boarding. These machines accept Maestro bank cards, credit cards and coins. Tickets bought from the driver are €6 (purchased inside vehicle).
Transfer by Taxi: A taxi from the airport takes about 20 minutes and costs about €40.
Transfer by Train: The airport train station is located in the terminal building (level -1). Up to four trains per hour connect the airport to Brussels Schuman, from approximately 5h30 to midnight. Take the shuttle from the airport to Schuman Station. The trains leave in intervals of approx. 15 minutes and cost €8,70 for a single trip.
Click here to download Brussels metro/tram map.
Central Station (Gare Centrale/Centraal Station) via metro to Schuman: At the Central Station take the underground (metro) in the direction of Stockel/Stokkel or Herrmann-Debroux. Get off at Schuman, which is the fourth stop. From Schuman, walk along Rue de la Loi (Wetstraat). The Charlemagne building is on the right-hand side.
South Station (Gare du Midi/Zuidstation) via metro to Schuman: At the South Station take the underground (Metro 2) in the direction of Simonis. Get off at Arts-Loi (Kunst Wet), which is the sixth stop. Take the underground (Metro 1) in the direction of Stockel/Stokkel or Herrmann-Debroux. Get off at Schuman, which is the second stop. From Schuman, walk along Rue de la Loi (Wetstraat). The Charlemagne building is on the right-hand side.
North Station (Gare du Nord/Noordstation): Take the tram (Line 4, direction Stalle P) three stops to the metro at De Brouckère. Then take the metro, six stops to Schuman. From Schuman, walk along Rue de la Loi (Wetstraat). The Charlemagne building is on the right-hand side.
Selection of hotels near the venue. This list does not represent any preference from the European Commission and is purely indicative.
Boulevard Charlemagne 50
T: +32 2 230 00 10
Boulevard Charlemagne 80
Boulevard Charlemagne 25-27
Boulevard Charlemagne 11-19
T: +32 2 231 09 09
Rue de la Loi 75
If you would like more information or are having problems with your registration, please contact PRACSIS:
Place Communale d’Auderghem, 8
B - 1160 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 345 91 00
Fax: +32 2 345 17 84