Intercity bus services

  • Quick and easy travel to neighbouring countries
  • Arrive in various Belgian cities in comfort

Getting to the bus station

The bus station is located one floor down from the Arrivals Hall, at level 0. The escalator or elevator provides easy access to the bus station.

Coach travel

Catch a coach from Brussels Airport to various cities in Belgium and beyond. Take a look at what Airport Express, Flixbus and BlaBlaCar have to offer.

Airport Express

From Brussels Airport to Antwerp

A direct coach service runs to Antwerp city centre every day of the week.

Departs from: the front of platform D in the bus station (level 0)
First departure: 04.00
Last departure: 00.00

Always stops at Kon. Astridplein bus stop (Central Station).
Travel time: 45 minutes

Only stops at Crowne Plaza (Antwerp) upon request.
Travel time: 35 minutes

From Antwerp to Brussels Airport

A direct coach service runs from Antwerp city centre to Brussels airport every day of the week.

Always stops at Kon. Astridplein (Central Station)
First departure: 03.00
Last departure: 23.00
Travel time: 45 minutes

Crowne Plaza (Antwerp) bus stop
First departure: 03.10
Last departure: 23.10
Travel time: 35 minutes

Tickets can be purchased from the bus driver
Price: €10 per adult and €5 per child

More information, fares and timetables

De Decker - Van Riet
Airport Express website

Tel. +32 52 33 40 00


Flixbus takes you to various cities in Belgium and beyond. Coaches depart from the coach car park (P16).

  • Belgium: Brussels, Bruges, Charleroi
  • The Netherlands: Amsterdam, The Hague, Maastricht inter alia 
  • France: Paris, Lille
  • Germany: Dortmund, Aachen, Cologne/Bonn inter alia

Book your ticket in plenty of time. Tickets are often cheaper if you book well in advance.

More information, fares and timetables:

Website Flixbus


Travel comfortably with BlaBlaCar from Zaventem Airport. Buses depart from the bus station located in P16.

Travel to several destinations:

  • Belgium: Brussels, Ghent, Antwerp, Namur, Arlon, Liège
  • The Netherlands: Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
  • France: Paris, Paris CDG Airport, Lille
  • Germany: Aachen, Cologne
  • Luxembourg: Luxembourg City

More information, fares and timetables 

Visit the BlaBlaCar website