Brussels Zaventem airport (BRU)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Brussels Zaventem airport (BRU)

Brussels Airport, also known as Zaventem Airport and opened on May 30, 1958, is the largest in Belgium and one of the busiest in the continent. It operates with destinations inside Europe, Africa, North America, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Asia.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 6.7 million passengers went through it in 2020.

Tel: +32 2753 7753 / 9007 0000.

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There is a general and tourist information desk in the Arrivals Hall, open from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm (until 9:00 pm on weekends).


The airport is located in the city of Zaventem, 12 km (8 miles) northeast from Brussels.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental counters are located in the Arrivals Hall.

Avis (Tel +32 2720 0944 - 6:30 am to 11:30 pm)
Enterprise (Tel +32 1239 0959 - 6:30 am to 11:00 pm)
Europcar (Tel +32 2721 0592 - Sunday to Friday from 6:30 am to 11:00 pm, Saturday from 6:30 am to 9:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +32 2720 6044 - Sunday to Friday from 6:30 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 6:30 am to 9:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +32 7022 5800 - 6:30 am to 0:00 am)


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Parking services at Brussels Zaventem airport (BRU)

There are several parking options for short and long stays, most near the terminal, in addition to a passenger drop-off area which is free for 10 minutes. More information: Tel +32 2715 2110. Rates

P1, P2, P3 - Car parks directly in front of the terminal, with charging stations for electric vehicles. The first 30 minutes have no charge. Premium spaces in P1.
P4, Discount Parking, Car Hotel - Remote areas with covered and outdoor spaces, connected to the terminal every 15 minutes through a complimentary shuttle service.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include ramps, lifts, escalators, moving walkways, wide automatic doors, contrasting strips for signalling, wheelchairs free of charge, reserved parking spaces. The special assistance reception desk is found in the Departures Hall. Inform your airline or travel agent about your needs 48 hours in advance. Unaccompanied minors will be escorted and supervised during their flight by the crew of the corresponding airline.

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Latest updates: June 11, 2021