Travel & Accommodation

Getting To Brussels


Brussels Airport

BE-1930 Zaventem

Brussels International Airport is at Zaventem, 14 km far from the city centre. Information can be obtained by phone, Tel: + 32 (0) 2 753 42 21 / + 32 (0) 2 723 31 11

Charleroi Airport

Brussels South Charleroi Airport
8 Frères Wright Street

Brussels South Charleroi Airport is 60km far from Brussels city center. Every 30 minutes a shuttle coach leaves the airport to take you to the main Brussels railway station (Brussels Midi). The shuttle coach stop is at the crossing of rue de France and rue de l’Instruction.

Shuttle tickets are sold outside the airport terminal and the terminal tickets. You can also buy tickets on this website. The price of the ticket one way is 14€ on the website.


Belgian Train Company

Société nationale des Chemins de Fer belges (SNCB)

There are five main stations serving the Brussels-Capital Region, all interlinked.

For all information concerning passenger transport in Belgium and abroad Tel: +32 (0)2 528 28 28

National traffic: 7 a.m. -9.15 p.m.

International traffic and reservations: Eurostar, TGV, Thalys Info: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.; WE: 9 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.)

The main stations


Carrefour de l’Europe 2 – 1000


Rue du Progrès 85 – 1210
For Amsterdam


Rond-point Schuman  – 1040
Serves European institutions


Rue de France 2 – 1070
For London: Eurostar
For Paris: Thalys
For France: TGV


Place du Luxembourg – 1040
For Luxembourg


Avenue Fonsny 47B
1060 Bruxelles
For London: Eurostar
For Paris: Thalys
For France: TGV


Through our official housing partner, the Brussels Booking Desk, we provide reduced hotel rates for Supporting Social Innovations to Grow: TRANSITION’s Journey.

Book through the simple-to-use reservation website or with helpful and friendly booking agents.

Please note: the Brussels Booking Desk is the only official housing company associated with EBN. While other hotel resellers may contact you to offer accommodation for your trip, they are not endorsed by, or affiliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

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Call the Brussels Booking Desk :    0032 2 552 00 08 (Monday to Friday, during office hours, CMT)

Official Hotel Event Rates will begin to expire on Wednesday, December 23th, 2015.

Benefits of booking in the official housing block

Book through the Brussels Booking Desk to ensure the lowest price and get the best service with reservation protection, flexibility and assistance—before, during and after your stay.