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

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Line 1 subway, line 6 subway  •  37 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€

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Line 3 tram  •  45 min

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

3€

5 alternative options

Line 251 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 251 bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann 240 / ...

3€

Night bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the night bus from De Brouckere to Heysel N18

3€

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Place to Atomium 7.6 km

17€ - 21€

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Grand Place to Atomium 7.6 km

140€ - 200€

Walk  •  1h 17m

  1. Walk from Grand Place to Atomium 6.4 km

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Place to Atomium is to line 3 tram which costs 3€ and takes 45 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 Brussel IJzer and arriving at Brussel Brugmann. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bourse and arriving at Esplanade. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 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 line 1 subway and line 6 subway which takes 37 min and costs 6€.

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

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

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Grand Place to Atomium train services, operated by STIB, depart from Gare Centrale station.

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

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Map of how to get from Grand Place to Atomium.
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  • Distance: 5.4 km
  • Duration: 37 min

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

You can take a vehicle from Grand Place to Atomium via Gare Centrale, Beekkant, and Heysel in around 37 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Grand Place to Atomium every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 3€ and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib-mivb.be
Subway from Gare Centrale to Beekkant
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Unknown
STIB
Subway from Beekkant to Heysel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Unknown
STIB
Tram from Bourse to Esplanade
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Unknown
STIB
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Brussel Brugmann
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib-mivb.be
Night bus from De Brouckere to Heysel
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€
Unknown
STIB
Other operators
Uber Brussels
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Grand Place to Atomium
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
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UberX
140€ - 200€
UberBLACK
220€ - 300€
VAN
240€ - 330€
Taxi from Grand Place to Atomium
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be

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

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