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There are 9 ways to get from Grand Place to Atomium by bus, subway, tram, 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

Bus STIB  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Arenberg to Heysel N18

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  33 min

  1. Cycle from Place St Jean / Sint-Jansplein to Atomium 4.4 miles

$2

7 alternative options

Line 1 subway, line 6 subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Gare Centrale to Beekkant 1 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Beekkant to Heysel 6

$5

Line 3 tram  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Bourse to Esplanade 3

$3

Bus De Lijn  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann 241 / ...

$2 - $4

Line 88 bus  •  1 h

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

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Place to Atomium 4.7 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Place to Atomium 4.7 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Grand Place to Atomium 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Place to Atomium is to Bikeshare which costs 2€ and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Place to Atomium is to taxi which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arenberg and arriving at Heysel. Services depart twice daily, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Grand Place and Atomium is 5 km.

The best way to get from Grand Place to Atomium without a car is to bus which takes 37 min and costs 3€.

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The bus from Arenberg to Heysel takes 24 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Grand Place to Atomium bus services, operated by STIB, depart from Arenberg station.

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Grand Place to Atomium bus services, operated by STIB, arrive at Heysel station.

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There are 981+ hotels available in Atomium. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Place to Atomium.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

STIB operates a bus from Grand Place to Atomium twice daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Subway from Gare Centrale 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
Tram from Bourse to Esplanade
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from Arenberg to Heysel
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus from Yser to Houba-Brugmann
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus from De Brouckere to Heysel
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Uber Brussels
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Place to Atomium
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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uber.com
UberX
$14 - $21
UberBLACK
$23 - $35
VAN
$25 - $35
villo
Website
en.villo.be
Bike from Place St Jean / Sint-Jansplein to Atomium
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Grand Place to Atomium
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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