Sixth International Congress on Construction History 2018
Prints Department of Royal Library, Brussels
Address of the congress venue:
Hertogstraat 1/ Rue Ducale 1
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How to get to the Academy Palace?
A. ARRIVAL BY AIR
Coming from Brussels National Airport (www.brusselsairport.be)
Brussels National Airport is 14 km from the venue. Take any Airport Express Train (located below the terminal – basement level -1) from the airport terminal Brussels Airport-Zaventem to the Bruxelles-Central/Brussel-Centraal railway station. The trains leave every 15/20 minutes. Journey time is approx. 30 minutes. Fare is 8.60€ including ‘Diabolo fee’ (from ticket office/machine. Tickets can be booked online). From the Bruxelles-Central/Brussel-Centraal railway station, see item “B. Arrival by train, Coming from railway station Brussels CENTRAL” below. A taxi takes about 20 minutes to reach the venue and costs approximately 50€.
Coming from Brussels South (Charleroi) Airport (www.charleroi-airport.com)
Brussels South (Charleroi) Airport is approx. 65 km from the venue. Take any Airport Shuttle Bus from the airport terminal to the Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid railway station. The buses leave every 30 minutes. Journey time is approx. 1 hour. Fare is 14€. From there see item “B. Arrival by train, Coming from railway station Brussels SOUTH” below. A taxi takes 60 to 90 minutes to reach the venue and costs approx. 170€ (in case of pre-booking: 85-95€).
B. ARRIVAL BY TRAIN
Coming from railway station Brussels SOUTH
Railway station Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid is the main interchange for international rail services, particularly TGV (Thalys) and Eurostar. From there, take metro line 2 or 6 direction ‘Elisabeth’, get off at stop 'Trône/Troon' and walk 3 minutes.
Coming from railway station Brussels CENTRAL
From Central Station it is 15 minutes walking through Ravenstein Gallery and Royal Park, to the venue. Please click here for the indications.
C. ARRIVAL BY CAR