Coordinating energy research for a low carbon Europe

How to get to the EERA office

EERA is located at:

Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat 72, 1000 Brussels, Belgium (Google Maps)

The nearest Metro station is Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort (lines 2 and 6)

Brussels Metro

 

 

Directions from Bruxelles-Midi / Gare du Midi / Zuidstation
  • Take the Metro line 2 or 6 towards Elisabeth (2,10 €)
  • Get off at Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort
  • Leave at Exit 4 towards Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • Walk down Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat and the office will be on the right

 

Directions from Bruxelles-Nord / Gare du Nord / Noordstation
  • Take the Tram line 3 towards Churchill or 4 towards Stalle for one stop and get off at Rogier (2,10 €)
  • Take the Metro line 2 or 6 towards Simonis or Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn (your ticket would be valid for this journey too)
  • Get off at Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort
  • Leave at Exit 4 towards Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • Walk down Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat and the office will be on the right

 

Directions from Brussels National Airport / Zaventem (BRU)

There are two ways to reach our office by train from the airport:

  1. Take the intercity (IC) train to Bruxelles-Luxembourg train station (8,90 €)
Walk to Rue de Namur 72 (approx. 14min):

  • Head toward Luxemburgplein/Place du Luxembourg
  • Cross Luxemburgplein/Place du Luxembourg
  • Head down Rue du Luxembourg/Luxemburgstraat
  • Cross the large dual carriageway
  • Turn left onto Boulevard du Régent/Regentlaan
  • Follow Boulevard du Régent/Regentlaan until you reach Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • Turn right and walk down Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • The office will be on the right
By bus (approx. 8min, 2,10 €):

  • Head toward Luxemburgplein/Place du Luxembourg
  • When facing Luxemburgplein/Place du Luxembourg, turn left to find bus stop B
  • Take bus 34 or 80 towards Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort
  • Get off at Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort and turn right onto Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • The office will be on the right

 

2. Take the intercity (IC) train to Bruxelles-Central / Gare Centrale / Centraal Station (8,90 €)

Walk to Rue de Namur 72 (approx. 12min):

  • Leave the train station at the main entrance/exit
  • Turn left onto Infante Isabellastraat/Rue Infante Isabelle
  • Continue onto Kunstberg/Mont des Arts
  • Turn right onto Rue Ravenstein/Ravensteinstraat and walk up the road until you see the church Eglise Saint-Jacques-sur-Coudenberg
  • Find Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat, which will be the road to the right of the church
  • Walk down Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat and the office will be on the left
By metro (approx. 11min, 2,10 €):

  • Take line 1 towards Stockel or line 5 towards Herrmann-Debroux or Delta
  • Get off at Arts-Loi/Kunst Wet
  • Take line 2 or 6 towards Simonis or Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn
  • Get off at Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort
  • Leave at Exit 4 towards Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat
  • Walk down Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat and the office will be on the right

From BRU airport, you can also take the bus operated by STIB, but it takes longer than the train.

Tickets cost 4,50 € when bought at a ticket machine and 6,00 € when bought from the bus driver. For more info, click here.

  1. The bus station is located at level 0 – one floor down from the Arrivals Hall. An escalator and elevator are available.
  2. Head towards platform C and wait for the bus 12 or 21 towards Bruxelles-Luxembourg. There are ticket machines at the bus stop.
  3. Get off at Bruxelles-Luxembourg and follow the instructions above on how to reach our office from there.

 

Directions from Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL)

If your flight is to Charleroi Airport, there are two main ways of getting to our office:

  • The Brussels City Shuttle bus, operated by flibco.
    • The bus takes you to Bruxelles-Midi station (see below)
    • Price (indicative only): 14.20 €
  • By train (SNCB)
    • Visit the thetrain.be website to book your ticket online.
    • When entering your journey details, make sure to select
      • TICKETS CHARLEROI AIRPORT” and
      • TICKET FROM CHARLEROI AIRPORT” as shown below
      • This will ensure that your TEC bus journey to the train station is included
      • Select ZONE BRUXELLES as your destination
      • Get off at Bruxelles-Midi and follow the instructions above
    • Make sure you print your ticket to allow TEC to check it
    • Price (indicative only): 15.50 €

 

Coming by car
  • Parking in central Brussels can be very restricted, therefore travelling by car to the city centre is not usually advisable.
  • However, there are several Park and rides you can use. You can leave your car at these designated Park and ride locations and complete your journey to central Brussels by public transport, usually the metro (2,10 €).
  • If arriving to our office by metro, remember to get off at Porte de Namur/Naamsepoort (lines 2 and 6) and leave the station at Exit 4 towards Rue de Namur/Naamsestraat.

 

You can download these instructions as a PDF document.