Getting to Louvain-la-Neuve

By Air
The nearest airport to Louvain-la-Neuve is Brussels National Airport (BRU) which is served by direct flights from almost all European cities.carte-sites-UCL.jpg

Brussels National Airport (Zaventem) is linked to Brussels by a train service: 4 trains/hour between 5.30 a.m. and 12 p.m. during weekdays and between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. during week-ends. Ask for a ticket to "Louvain-la-Neuve" and get off at the station Brussels Nord (a 12-15 min. ride). Take the Brussels-Namur-Luxemburg line (trains every half hour, week-end included), get off at Ottignies (about 35 min.) and switch to a train to Louvain-la-Neuve (about 8 min.). Some trains go straight from Brussels to Louvain-la-Neuve but take more time. Timetables are available on the web site of the SNCB.

The National Tourist Information Office, situated in the luggage hall of the airport, can also help you and provide useful information about getting to Louvain-la-Neuve. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The ibis Styles Meeting Center is just a couple of minutes walk from the Louvain-la-Neuve train station. More details can be found here (524.6 KB) .