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Brussels South Station (Zuid-Midi)

Are you travelling to Brussels by train? Brussels South (Brussel-Zuid/Bruxelles-Midi) is one of the stations where trains from the Netherlands arrive in Brussels. Thalys or Intercity Brussels will take you directly from Amsterdam Central Station to Brussels South Station. Here, you can catch a bus, metro or train to other stations in Brussels.

Near Brussels South (Zuid-Midi)

Brussels South Station is located south of the Brussels city centre. The station is surrounded by pleasant neighbourhoods and special sights. Travelling via Brussels South is the ideal way to visit the popular and artistic Marolles district. Just a few minutes' walk away, you will find trendy vintage shops, antique shops and the famous flea market on Place du Jeu de Balle, where you can search for treasures every day. Brussels' oldest working-class neighbourhood is also home to numerous inviting restaurants and pubs. Feel like a bit of culture? Visit the Brussels Law Courts, a stately courthouse in neoclassical style. Or take a less than ten-minute walk to the Hallepoort, Brussels' former city gate and now a museum. So, there is plenty to see and do!

Changing trains at Brussels South Station (Zuid-Midi)

The Belgian capital has no fewer than 35 train stations operated by NMBS, with Brussels South being the largest station on the Belgian rail network. The four other largest train stations in Brussels are: Brussels Central, Brussels North, Brussels-Luxemburg and Brussels-Schuman. At Brussels South Station, you can change over to any station and continue your journey with Eurostar, TGV or Thalys.

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At Brussels South Station, Intercity Brussels normally arrives on track 14 or 15. Are you in the front or middle of the train? Then walk in the opposite direction to the direction of travel, to the back of the train. Here, you will find the escalator that leads to the central hall of the station. This way, you can change trains easily and quickly.

Practical information Station South (Zuid-Midi)

Metro

When you want to explore the rest of Brussels, you can use the metro. At Brussels South Station, you can easily catch the metro. The Brussels metro network is extensive and the route is easy to plan. You buy metro tickets at the stations by using contactless payment.

Delay

Did you miss your train during your transfer because your train was delayed? If so, please visit the Thalys desk or the general information desk in the main hall at Brussels South Station. Staff will be happy to help you rebook your train journey or answer any other questions.

Lounge Thalys

Are you waiting for your train and are you a member of My Thalys World, have an NS Business Card or a Loyalty Card of a Railteam partner (1st class ticket, premium)? Then at Brussels South Station you are welcome to visit the Thalys Lounge. This lounge is located on Horta Square (opposite Brussels South Station), less than a three-minute walk from the Thalys platforms.
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Storing luggage

Would you like to keep your hands free and store your luggage safely at the station? At Brussels South Station (Zuid-Midi), you can safely store any large luggage weighing up to 30 kilograms per item in the luggage depot secured by railway staff. More information on the NMBS website.

Lost and found

Lost something at the station or forgot something on the train? Then contact the lost and found counter at Brussels South: + 32 (0)2 224 88 62. This NMBS office is open 24 hours a day. Submit a search request via this form.

Floor plan Brussels South (Zuid-Midi)

Other facilities and services can be found on the floor plan.

Download floor plan Bruxelles-Midi / Brussel-Zuid

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