There are 6 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles.
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $23 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, STIB operates a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Bruxelles-Central
Avg. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $31
Bus operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from Brussels Airport to Schuman
Avg. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Other operators
Uber Brüssel
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles
Avg. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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uber.com
uberX
$27 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $60
UberVAN
$45 - $65
Taxi
Avg. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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

How far is it from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles?

The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Ixelles is 11 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles is to drive which costs 2€ and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles?

The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs 35€.

Is there a direct train between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Ixelles?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport and arriving at Bruxelles-Central. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Ixelles?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels Airport and arriving at Schuman. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ixelles?

The train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Bruxelles-Central takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.