There are 7 ways to get from Atomium to Grand Place by subway, train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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 6 subway, train  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Heysel to Bockstael 6
  2. Take the train from Bockstael to Bruxelles-Central Regional / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  34 min

  1. Cycle from Atomium to Place St Jean / Sint-Jansplein 4.7 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 251 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 251 bus from Brussel Brugmann to Brussel IJzer 251 / ...

$4

Line 88 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 88 bus from Heysel to De Brouckere 88

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Atomium to Grand Place 4.8 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Atomium to Grand Place 4.8 miles

$19 - $27

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Atomium to Grand Place 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Atomium to Grand Place is to Bikeshare which costs 2€ and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atomium to Grand Place is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs 17€ - 22€.

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The distance between Atomium and Grand Place is 5 km.

It takes approximately 37 min to get from Atomium to Grand Place, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussel Brugmann and arriving at Brussel IJzer. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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What companies run services between Atomium, Belgium and Grand Place, Brussels Capital, Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Atomium to Grand Place every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Subway from Heysel to Bockstael
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bockstael to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$6 - $9
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Bockstael to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Brugmann to Brussel IJzer
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from Heysel to De Brouckere
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Other operators
Uber Brüssel
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Atomium to Grand Place
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$19 - $27
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
UberVAN
$35 - $50
villo
Website
en.villo.be
Bike from Atomium to Place St Jean / Sint-Jansplein
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Atomium to Grand Place
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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