Travel information

Labelexpo Europe takes place at Brussels Expo, one of the largest and best-connected exhibition centers in Europe. See the location on Google Maps.

Venue

Brussels Expo

1 Place de Belgique / Belgiëplein 1, 1020 Brussels

Hotels

With our local partner, C'accomodation, you can get access to special discounts unavailable anywhere else.

Shuttles

Free shuttle buses will be running between the airport and Brussels Expo on show days. Luggage storage is available for a small fee.

Brussels

Brussels provides a feast of experiences. It has dozens of museums, vibrant theatres, fabulous food and an abundance of Belgium’s endlessly varied and wonderful beers.

Attractions

To make the most of Europe's vibrant capital, take a look at  visit.brussels top 20 most visited museums and attractions.

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Tours

If you prefer to travel as a group or would like a tailored program, there are a large number of guided tour options available.

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Restaurants

Brussels provides a variety of fabulous food and an abundance of Belgium's endlessly varied and wonderful beers.

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Getting to the show

By metro

Brussels Expo is just a few minutes' walk from Heysel/Heizel metro station. There is a direct line between Heysel/Heizel and Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid station, with a journey time of 15 minutes.

From Brussels South Station (Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid) you can take metro line 6 in the direction of Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn. This will take you straight to Brussels Expo (a journey of about 15 minutes).

Free Metro travel:

The City of Brussels has kindly offered everyone attending Labelexpo Europe 2019 free travel on the metro, tram and bus during the four open days of the show. To get your pass you will need to enter a 9 digit code into one of the GO automatic vending machines (more than 400 machines in more than 150 places in Brussels). This 9 digit code will be sent to you in September.

Metro codes have been sent out, for registrations made on or before Sunday 22nd September 2019. Please check your inbox for your codes.

If you have not received your codes, you can collect metro codes from Hall 3 registration at the Metro Code desk.

 

 

 

 

By rail

Brussels is easily reached by Eurostar from London or by Thalys from Paris, Amsterdam and Cologne. Trains stop at Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid station - an easy link to the metro.

From Brussels South Station (Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid):

From here you can take metro line 6 in the direction of Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn. This will take you straight to Heysel/Heizel (a journey of about 15 minutes), which is the metro station at Brussels Expo.

From Brussels Central Station:

If you are arriving at Brussels Central Station, you can take take metro line 5 in the direction of Erasme/Erasmus. At Beekkant, change to line 6 in the direction of Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn. This will take you straight to Heysel/Heizel metro station at Brussels Expo. The total journey will be about 20 minutes.

Eurostar website

Thalys website

By air

Brussels Expo is a 20 minute drive from Brussels Airport (Zaventem). Free shuttle buses are available during show days. Take advantage of the flight discounts offered through our airline partner Star Alliance.

On the four open days of the show, there will be free shuttle buses between the airport and the show from 8:00 to 18:00. The buses will travel in a continuous circle. You can also reach Brussels Expo by taxi.

To travel to the city center, you can use the train, which runs four times an hour (from 6:00 to midnight). It takes approximately 17 minutes to reach the city center.

 

Special offer: Discounted travel with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines

Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines offer a comprehensive global route network linking major cities around the world. We offer special prices and conditions to participants, visitors, exhibitors, invited guests as well as employees of the Contracting partner and their travel companions.

To make a reservation, please click on www.lh.com/event-flight-booking and enter the access code GBZQDAQ in the "Offer for discounted flights" area. This will open an online booking platform that will automatically calculate the discount offered or provide you with an even better offer if another promotional fare is available.

NOTE: Pop-ups must be enabled otherwise the booking platform window will not open.

These promotional fares are also available through your IATA / ARC travel agent. Travel agents can obtain ticketing instructions by sending an email to lufthansa.mobility@dlh.de and providing the access code as a reference.

By road

Brussels city is a low emission zone which requires travelers to register their cars in advance via this website.

Brussels Expo is situated near the Brussels Ring (R0) and is easy to reach by car. Take exit 7A from the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs. Parking is available for 10,000 cars in car park C.

Map and directions

Directions

From Ghent (E40) or Mons / Charleroi (E19)
Follow the Ring R0, bound for Zaventem - Namur.
Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the"Expo" signs.

From Antwerp (E19), Namur (E411) or Liège (E40)
Take the Ring R0, bound for Ghent-Ostend (E40).
Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs.

From Antwerp - Boom (A12)
Follow the Ring R0, bound for Zaventem - Namur.
Take exit 7A on the ring road and follow the "Expo" signs.

Parking

The main car park is C, which has 10,000 parking spaces. Other car parks may be closed during the show
 

CAR FREE SUNDAY – Sunday 22nd September 2019

Please note that Sunday 22nd September is the annual car free day in Brussels.

The car free hours are between 09:00 and 19:00. If you don’t need to offload a vehicle on this day we would recommend arriving at the venue by free public transport (metro or tram, bus STIB). If you are on foot you can access the venue through Gate A which is opposite the metro station

This will not affect the build-up of the show as Gate G, chaussée Romaine, at the rear of the venue is outside the restricted zone and is easily accessible for vehicles. Gate G is accessible through Exit 7a Brussels Ring Road (RO).