How to get around
Public or private transport, on foot, by bike or by boat, here is how you can get around the city and how you can travel the country in no time at all!
The train is the most practical way to get around the country.
The Brussels-Capital Region has developed a free and simple bike-hire scheme called Villo!
The Villo! docking stations are dotted around Brussels: www.villo.be
Blue-bike, is a bike-hire scheme for traditional and electric bikes and have docking stations in 39 train stations throughout Belgium: www.blue-bike.be
Specific spots are also available for cyclists:
Every Walloon town has a good bus service, and some have tram and metro links. However, all public transport (trams, buses and the metro) are in service throughout Brussels.
For the metro and the train :
For the bus:
Taking a taxi and renting a car in Brussels is very straightforward.
Finding your way around by car:
Hiring a car:
Finding a taxi in Wallonia and Brussels:
Brussels has a port, of which 70% of its traffic is international. Contact details:
• Place des Armateurs 6, 1000 Bruxelles
• Tél. : (+32.2) 420.67.00
• Fax : (+32.2) 420.69.74
• E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Information on ports and waterways in Wallonia are available on: