There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Atomium by subway, 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  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Belgica to Heysel 6

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  25 min

  1. Cycle from Dansaert to Atomium 3.8 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Bus  •  26 min

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

$2 - $4

Line 1 subway, line 6 subway  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from De Brouckere to Beekkant 1 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Beekkant to Heysel 6

$5

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Atomium 4 miles

$17 - $22

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brussels to Atomium 4 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Walk from Brussels to Atomium 3.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Atomium is to Bikeshare which costs 2€ and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Atomium is to taxi which costs 15€ - 19€ and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussel IJzer and arriving at Brussel Brugmann. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Atomium is 5 km.

The best way to get from Brussels to Atomium without a car is to line 6 subway which takes 15 min and costs 3€.

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The line 6 subway from Belgica to Heysel takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Brussels to Atomium bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Brussel IJzer station.

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Brussels to Atomium bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Brussel Brugmann station.

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There are 937+ hotels available in Atomium. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Atomium.
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  • Distance: 3.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Atomium, Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Atomium every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 17 min. STIB also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Subway from Belgica to Heysel
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Subway from De Brouckere to Beekkant
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Subway from Beekkant to Heysel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from Yser to Houba-Brugmann
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Other operators
Uber Brussels
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brussels to Atomium
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$14 - $20
UberBLACK
$23 - $35
VAN
$25 - $35
villo
Website
en.villo.be
Bike from Dansaert to Atomium
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Brussels to Atomium
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$17 - $22
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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