Bruxelles-Central

Find station information, search timetables and book tickets to and from Bruxelles-Central. With 87 train companies in and across 24 European countries including Eurostar, see where you can go from Bruxelles-Central with Trainline today.

Bruxelles Central train station

Brussels Central Station (or Bruxelles Central as locals call it) is the city's main train station, therefore also the busiest one. Opened in 1952, after a series of interruptions due to the war and related economic difficulties, today the station presents six tracks and a direct access to the Brussels metro station (Gare Centrale - Centraal Station) via a pedestrian tunnel. Located in the heart of the city, travellers will find the ticket office right on the ground floor

If you're flying in to or out of Brussels local trains connect to Brussels Airport (Zaventem) with departures every 10 minutes, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, taking exactly 18 minutes; and to Brussels South Charleroi Airport taking 60 minutes.

If you're visiting the city for the first time, a tourist office is located at the station where you can pick up a free map, purchase tickets for tours and activities plus any accommodation needs. 

 

Address Ticket Office Hours
Bruxelles Central Station
Carrefour de l'Europe, 2
1000 Brussels
Belgium
Monday to Sunday: 06:15am - 10:00pm

 

The station has a wealth of facilities for any traveller including:

  • Cafes
  • Restaurants
  • Vending machines
  • Ticket machines
  • Toilets
  • Luggage lockers
  • Cash machine
  • Shops
  • Taxi rank
  • Accessible platforms
  • Bike hire
  • WiFi

 


Top routes from Bruxelles-Central

DurationFirst and last trainTrains per day
to Brugge1h 02m0:23 – 23:1672
to Amsterdam-Centraal2h 03m5:49 – 20:5464
to Antwerpen-Centraal41m4:54 – 23:4387
to Bruxelles-National-Aéroport17m4:44 – 23:28109
to Luxembourg3h 00m5:37 – 19:0024
to Zaventem19m4:55 – 23:1869

Journeys start better with Trainline

We help customers across Europe make more than 125,000 smarter journeys every single day.