There are 8 ways to get from Grand Place to Atomium by bus, subway, 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  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from De Brouckere to Heysel N18

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  33 min

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

$2

6 alternative options

Line 5 subway, line 6 subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Gare Centrale to Beekkant 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 subway from Beekkant to Heysel 6

$5

Line 241 bus  •  45 min

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

$4

Line 88 bus  •  56 min

  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 - $24

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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The distance between Grand Place and Atomium is 5 km.

The bus from De Brouckere to Heysel takes 22 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from De Brouckere and arriving at Heysel. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The best way to get from Grand Place to Atomium without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs 3€.

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

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Map of how to get from Grand Place to Atomium.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 35 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 22 min.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Subway from Gare Centrale to Beekkant
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Subway from Beekkant to Heysel
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from De Brouckere to Heysel
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Uber Brüssel
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Grand Place to Atomium
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
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 - $24
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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