How to arrive:
From the Airport (Brussels National Airport, Zaventem):
By bus: There is a convenient (4.50€ or 6.00€ - if bought on the bus) shuttle bus (Line 12) from the airport to the City.
You can get off at Luxembourg stop (approx. 35 minutes). From the Luxembourg square, walk down rue de Trèves towards Exki. Keep walking until a big intersection, turn right rue Belliard. Walk past the European Economic and Social Committee and continue until number 99, where the conference venue is located.
By taxi: a taxi to the Jacques Delors Building takes approximately 20 minutes and costs around 40€.
From Brussels South Train Station (Gare du Midi/Zuidstation):
By metro: At ‘Gare du Midi’, take the underground (Metro 2 or 6) direction Elisabeth and get off at Trone (5 stops). From there, walk down rue Montoyer until the end of the street and take left on rue de Trèves. At the a big intersection, turn right on rue Belliard. Walk past the European Economic and Social Committee and continue until number 99, where the conference venue is located.
From Central Station: metro lines 1 or 5 direction Stockel/Hermann Debroux, stop Schuman.
From the Aloft hotel:
Walking: As you exit the hotel, take the Place de Jean Rey street in the direction of the Leopoldspark. Proceed by taking the Rue Belliard on your right. The EESC building is located 200m up ahead, on the left side of the street.
From the Courtyard hotel:
The Courtyard Hotel is located at a 1000m walking distance from the EESC building.
As you exit the hotel, take a right immediately followed by the first street on your left. (Tweekerkenstraat). Follow this street until you reach the Rue de la Loi. Proceed to your left side, cross the street and take the first street on your left, Rue de La Science. Walk past the Square-Frère Orban Parc until you reach the next big avenue, Rue Belliard. Take a left and walk down the Rue Belliard until you reach the EESC building on number 99, located on your right.
NB: Taxi or public transportation between your home (or office) address and the airport or train station and taxi and public transport within Brussels, will not be covered and cannot be reimbursed.
How to leave
To Brussels Airport: Shuttle bus or bus 12 (express) or bus 21 from Schuman (direction Brussels Airport) or train from Schuman to Brussels North Station and train to Brussels Airport
To Midi Station: metro 1 or 5 direction Gare de l'ouest/Erasme from Schuman to Arts-Loi and then metro 2 or 6 direction Roi Baudouin from Arts-Loi, stop Midi Station
To Central Station: metro lines 1 or 5 direction Gare de l'ouest/Erasme from Maelbeek, stop Central Station
Map of Brussels Airport Zaventem
Please click on the link below for further information on how to reach the EESC building:
Please find here below a document containing all practical information for the European Migration Forum
The conference will take place at:
European Economic and Social Committee -EESC (Jacques Delors building) - Rue Belliard 99-101, 1040 Brussels
Please note that Airport transfer from and to the airport on arrival and departure is covered by the Commission based on ground transportation. Thus, you are free to take a bus/metro between the airport/train station and the venue/hotel and ask for reimbursement after the meeting.
Kindly note that the refund is of maximum 15€ / round-trip / person.
On April 4, a group transfer from the conference venue to Brussels Airport Zaventem will be organised.
The meeting point will be at the registration desk of the EESC.
1) First bus leaves at 16:40
2) Second bus leaves at 16:50