Flights to Brussels Airport (BRU) give you the chance to view one of the must-see European cities from the air, including the impressive European Parliament buildings. Although not as big as some of the capitals of the world, Brussels has plenty of attractions. Source cheap tickets to Brussels through Travelocity, and enjoy sampling the handmade fresh chocolates and the many varieties of Belgian beer.
Fly into BRU and go straight to one of the car rental desks that are situated in the Arrivals hall if you wish to hire a car. Alternatively, walk out of the Arrivals area and find a taxi marked with a blue and yellow emblem, which designates it as a licensed cab. Trains leave the airport railway station -- located at Basement Level 1, below the air terminal -- at a rate of six per hour. Once you've bought your tickets, you can travel to Brussels Midi, Brussels North, and Brussels Central stations; the journey to Central takes 17 minutes. Catch a bus from Level 0, which is one floor below Arrivals. Many of the hotels near Brussels airport offer free shuttle services, and leave from the airport coach park on Level 0, Platform E. Once you're settled in your hotel, take a walk along one of the walking trails around the city. Walk along the second wall of Brussels, stroll around the old harbor, or amble through some of the city's many museums. One of the must-sees is the Comic Strip Museum, where you'll view Tintin comics and learn about other European comic books. The Grand Place or central square of Brussels has a history that reaches back to the tenth century, and the fantastically ornate guildhalls make excellent photo opportunities.
Whether you're aiming to take a Brussels gourmet food tour, socialize at some of the atmospheric bars and restaurants, or sightsee around the Royal Palace, search Travelocity for cheap flights to Brussels. Check out the Brussels vacation packages or get mobile-exclusive deals on airfare and hotels on the Travelocity app.
Airfares offered on Fridays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity.ca in 2019. Purchasing your airfares on a Monday or Tuesday can also provide better value, however our advice if you’re looking to save money is to avoid booking on a Saturday. Our data shows, the start of the weekend has the highest ticket values on average, so keep this in mind if you’re browsing flight deals on a weekend.
Frequent travellers may already know this, but earlier in the week is often the cheapest time to fly. Flights departing on a Tuesday are the cheapest of the week. Since weekend flights tend to be more popular, this causes the prices to rise which is why on average, airfares booked on Travelocity.ca in 2019 were most expensive for Saturday departures.
Here’s the deal: It is typically possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity.ca up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.
We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on Travelocity.ca in 2019 saved close to 55% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.
*According to flight demand on Travelocity.ca from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
One of the best services on a flight in the last 5 years
Kids meal provided
Free water should be considered during all flights.
Service is basic, no cabin refreshments, but flight was on time, cabin was clean and boarding straightforward.