The Brussels International Airport

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at the Brussels International Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it all covered.

The institutional and cultural center of Europe, Brussels is a city to explore. From must-visit citadels, royal palaces to various museums, such as the Museum of Musical Instruments, Museum of Natural Sciences, Horta Museum, BELVUE Museum, and Comic Strip Museum, the city has numerous reasons for you to explore. Its mouth-watering Belgium chocolate along with a chilled glass of beer is worth a try. So, plan your trip here to witness extremely serene parks, lively nightlife and much more.

For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Brussels destination guide.

  • The Brussels International Airport, also known as the Brussels National or Zaventem is the major airport of Brussels and is well connected to major cities across the world, including most European cities. It is located at a distance of 12 km from the Brussels city centre.
  • The Brussels International Airport offers round the clock arrival and departure for you to travel conveniently.

Terminal Information

Together with Turkish Airlines, we at IndiGo, can connect you from India to Brussels with multiple flights to Brussels as well as to several other European cities from Istanbul.

The Brussels international airport features a single terminal building, where level 0 features self-service baggage lockers and Level 1 offers coin-operated luggage lockers, art exhibition area and baby care rooms.

Located on level 2 and 3 is its arrival and departure areas that structures information desks, a currency exchange, gift shops, baggage claim area and ATMs.

Apart from that, the airport features three runways that are spread over an area of 3,987m, 3,211m and 3,638m respectively for take-offs and landings.


Airport Facilities

Wi-Fi service
Diamond lounges
VIP service
Cash dispensers
Post office
Information desk
Money exchange and transfer
Smoking room
Lost and found

Things to Do

While you wait at the Brussels International Airport, relish your time:

  • Enjoying that last-minute shopping of perfumes, spirits, sweets and cosmetics from duty-free stores.
  • Relaxing at diamond lounges during your long stopovers; take a steam shower and savour your favourite snacks and beverages.
  • Comforting your children in the baby room by changing nappy, feeding, etc.
  • Eating at a range of restaurants, coffee shops and bars to name a few Starbucks, Guapa and Bar Rouge that are based at the airport facility.

Visa and Immigration

If you’re an Indian passport holder travelling to Brussels, then you have to apply for Schengen visa online. The Schengen visa is a short stay visa issued to visit the Schengen countries; the visa is issued to tourists that are planning to visit their friends, family or other travelling on non-business trips for up to 90 days from the date of entry. Your visit can be either continuous or several, depending upon the visa type; single entry or multiple entry. Another essential point to note while applying for the visa is that your passport should be valid for 6 months from your date of trave

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the Belgium visa –


Hotels near Brussels Airport


The Crowne Plaza Hotel


The Van der Valk Hotel


The NH Brussels Airport Hotel


The Gresham Belson Hotel

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