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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My twin brother Stephen and I had jumped the train down from Antwerp to Brussels and hopped off at Brussels Central Station which puts us off at about a 10 minute walk to the hotel we were staying. The station is cool,although mostly underground, the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't speak French or Flemish, be careful and keep an eye on the timetables. I got to the station 20 minutes early before my train to Amsterdam. I checked with the ticket counter, she pointed me to the correct track. I checked the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the station we use for our trips in and out of Brussels. The station has nice facilities (i.e. cafes, shops, etc), and the staff at their ticket counters were quite helpful and friendly. For the ticket counters, this included both the domestic counter...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arriving on International train, the signposting (?) for the taxi station is absolutely appalling, Very difficult to find an elevator, indeed fortunate that a strong youngster carried suitcases up the stairs to ground-level.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank peter29alex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have used Brussels Central railway station on numerous occasions whilst visiting the Belgium capital. An extremely large railway station and extremely busy one too. Easy to use and navigate, also understanding aspects of travel is simple. Close to all the attractions and other places of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2019

This station was designed at the beginning of the 20th century to make a junction in between the two main railway stations of the Belgian capital: Brussels North and Brussels Midi (South). Because of the two world war and the great depression in between, this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Half of them are broken, the rest are full or out of order and the whole room smells like piss! Group after group of people came and went through the process of testing all open lockers only to find out they are broken. Shameful introduction...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

A large central station with trains and busses. Goes to and from everywhere but very confusing. Many good restaurants and shopping not far.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Situation has improved since last visit, but it needs always to pay attention when coming out, specially if you are solo or for the first time there ...easy victim for not so naïve vulptures!

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Γιώργος Κ
Reviewed January 3, 2019

We found this station exceptionally hard to navigate. The arrows show the incorrect directions and there is no clarity as to where the lifts and escalators are. Furthermore, when travelling with heavy luggage, it is helpful to have lifts at every platform. This is not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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November 18, 2018|
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Response from Dimitris L | Reviewed this property |
They are separate stations! They are a few minutes apart. They are both big stations. Central Station (Bruxelles Central, or Gare Centrale) is the one in the middle of the city and closest to the centre. Double check on... More
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Response from Vovdey K | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I guess Zone Bruxelles/ Brussels Train stations it's a kind of local regional train stations for internal journeys. MIDI it's a one of international railway station. I advise you to get THALYS train - it's not... More
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