Belgium is a popular European destination. It sees many people pass through its airport in the capital, Brussels, every day, whether for business or pleasure. Brussels Airport, also known as Bruxelles-National (Brussels-National) or Zaventem, is an international airport, situated in the northeast. Opened in 1940, it had around 23 million pass through in the year 2015 and this figure meant that it was the 21st busiest European airport. In a survey of over 100,000 passengers across the globe, Brussels airport was awarded Best Airport in Europe in the year 2015, by Airports Council International … so it is not a bad place to spend a little time! As with many busy airports, Brussels / Zavantem has some amenities to keep you occupied while you are there including shops, bars and restaurants. It also has unlimited free Wi-Fi access. A shuttle bus links the airport to nearby hotels. Once out of the airport, you’ll want to get exploring what Brussels, and Belgium have to offer – and there’s lots to see and do for all ages and interests. A bit of sightseeing can be included in your commute from the airport to where you are staying, especially if you decided to travel with a firm such as Taxi Leader. Now that we have discussed a bit about the airport of Brussels, let’s talk transport and how you can get from A to B the best way.
Transport – How to Reach the City
There are many ways to get around the area, including rail (with links to Brussels South Railway Station with international connections), tram and even bicycle. In fact the Airport has a separate road for bikers and pedestrians and aims to increase the number of people using bikes to get to the airport. Brussels Airport is connected to the Brussels Ring Road by the A201 and the airport itself has plenty of parking spots. While some people choose to rent a car, many opt for a taxi service for ease.
We at Taxi Leader cover airport travel that is hassle-free and private. We offer experienced drivers and a simple booking service that takes the worry out of travel. It couldn’t be simpler to organise, with an easy online 24 hour booking system. Fill out the form with your information (contact details, flight times, flight number, airport, destination etc) and a qualified, reliable driver with local knowledge will meet you at the airport at your planned arrival time. Pre-booking your transfers, with an easy online form, makes communication easy – and a price that is fixed, so you can plan ahead. Landing in a foreign country can be a maze of things to remember, but pre-booking your travel connections can be one thing off your mind. What’s more, you will be emailed an emergency driver contact number 48 hours before your transfer so that you can speak directly to your driver, should you need to.
Forget having to navigate on a map or drag your luggage around a new city, simply hop in your pre-booked transport and take in the sights of the local area – stress-free!