There are 5 ways to get from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU) by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 3 tram, train  •  53 min

  1. 3
  2. Intercity

$21 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 820 bus  •  56 min

  1. 820

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. 9.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  11 min

  1. 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  11 min

  1. 9.4 miles

$29 - $45

What companies run services between Atomium, Belgium and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU) hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Tram from Esplanade to Gare Du Nord
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Strombeek-Bever Nieuwelaan to Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Uber Brüssel
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$29 - $45
UberBLACK
$45 - $65
UberVAN
$50 - $70
Taxi from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Atomium and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 10 km. The road distance is 15 km.

The cheapest way to get from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Strombeek-Bever Nieuwelaan and arriving at Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Atomium to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.