A culturally rich and inspiring city camouflaged by its business peripheral.
Approximate flight time: 1 hour 10 minutes
No of flights per week: 16
Airlines that fly direct: Brussels Airlines
No. of Airports in Vienna: Brussels International Brussels S. Charleroi
Seasons: High = June - August; Low = November - March
Currency: Euro (€)
Departing from Birmingham Airport
Birmingham Airport flies to countless destinations all over the world, including Belgium. With a fantastic selection of restaurants, shops and facilities, and with great transport links, Birmingham Airport is a great choice when it comes to choosing an airport to fly to Brussels from.
Whether you’re travelling via car, train, bus or taxi, Birmingham Airport is easily accessible. There are seven car parks to choose from, all reachable from the terminal building on foot or via the courtesy shuttle bus. Make an advanced booking online for a parking space and save up to 70%.
Taxis can drop you directly outside the terminal. Alternatively, there are plenty of buses running directly to the airport from Birmingham city centre and surrounding areas. Coaches and trains run from all over the country, and our free and frequent Air-Rail takes you from the train station to the terminal in just two minutes.
We’ve got lots of shops for you to browse while you wait to board your flight to Belgium. Bag a bargain in World Duty Free, with great deals on your favourite perfume, alcohol, make-up and more. Pick up any forgotten toiletries in Boots, and if you want a good book for the flight, you can browse WHSmith Books or Pocket Shop We Love Booooks. We also have fashion stores like Victoria’s Secret and Superdry, if you’re looking for new threads.
If you’d prefer spending your time eating a delicious meal before you fly, we’ve got plenty of great restaurants to choose from. Grab a table at Giraffe, Frankie & Benny’s or All Bar One. Want to start the holiday as you mean to go on? Then head to Wetherspoon for a beer. There are plenty of coffee shops, like Costa and Café Ritazza, if you’d prefer a caffeine fix. Or, pick up something for your flight from Pret a Manger or Wrapchic.
Alternatively, receive complimentary food and drinks in one of our excellent airport lounges. Start your holiday in style with more room, comfortable seating, unlimited Wi-Fi and entertainment.
To find out about our other services, head to our terminal facilities page.
Arriving at Brussels Airport
Brussels Airport is located around 6 miles north of Brussels city centre, making it easy to travel to and from.
Travelling by train is a great way to continue your journey to your final destination. The train station is located at level 1 of the terminal building, directly underneath the Departures and Arrivals Hall. There are up to six trains an hour to and from Brussels and you will also find direct routes to major cities in Belgium. You can either travel to neighbouring countries like The Netherlands, Germany or France.
Pre-book your transfer with HolidayTaxis and avoid the queues when you arrive.