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A remarkably easy going city and the capital of Belgium. There are many sites you can visit in this city like the “Grote Markt” (Grand Place), the statue of Manneke Pis or the “Sint-Michiels Kathedraal” (Saint Michel Cathedral). Don’t forget to taste the world famous Belgium Pralines (bonbons). Public transport works well here but a rental car gives you more freedom to move around. Check our website for competitive rental rates.

Bordered by the Netherlands to the North and France and Luxembourg to the South, Brussels is the largest city and the capital of Belgium.  This city has a very strong mix of cultures thanks to the city playing host to the European Parliament.  It is a culture-vulture’s paradise, with more than a dozen well-stocked museums, art galleries, palaces and movie studios. Brussels is definitely worth a visit if you relish the good-old-times of the past, while cherishing the modern touch it offers.  As Belgium is a relatively small country, getting around to see some of the main attractions is easy, particularly when taking advantage of car rental services at Brussels Zaventem Airport.

Located at the centre of Brussels, The Grand Place is a vibrant 

monument that serves as a wonderful shopping parade, with cafeterias and theatres. This is one of the main attractions in the city and each evening there is a sound and light show which lights up the Gothic windows of the buildings.  It is always a hive of activity.  If you opt for car rental you will certainly be able to make the most of shopping in the area as the Grand Place is also surrounded by shopping arcades which are home to stores which range from designer boutiques to bargain shops.

The Atomium (Square de l'Atomium) is an oxygen molecule-shaped statue and it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Brussels, especially among school children. The huge spheres resemble atoms are actually hotels, cafes, sleep areas and playgrounds for kids. On clear sky days, the scenery is breathtaking offering views till Antwerp.  This is a little way from the city centre so opt for Brussels car hire to take the strain out of the trip. 

Brussels has a large number of galleries and architectural marvels in the city. No visitor can be expected to take in every art gallery in the city but choosing carefully will mean that you get to see everything that you want to.  The main galleries include the Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, the Musées Royaux des Beaux Arts de Belgique and the Musée Juif de Belgique.  Palaces and state buildings are also worth a visit and these include the Palais Royale, the Parc du Cinquantenaire-Jubelpark and the Basiliek van het Heilig Hart, the fifth largest church in the world.  Ferry the family around some of the city’s top attractions using car hire services for the most convenience.  

Just about 10 miles from Brussel there is the battlefield of Waterloo where Napoleon Bonaparte and Wellington faced each other to change the course of European history. The lion statue on the top that signifies the last battle in Napoleon’s life is impressive. From here head to the abbey at Villers-la-Ville which has been attracting visitors for many years.  Car rental is essential for these sites as they are some distance from the city.  

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Car rental tips for Brussels Airport


When traveling to Brussels make sure to check the local weather conditions in order to avoid any unpleasant surprises.

Extra car rental equipment

Most car rentals offer extra options like baby/child seat/boosters, GPS, additional driver, luggage rack, snow chains or even Wifi. Check the detailed rental terms for the extra fee.

Distance Airport to downtown

Brussels Zaventem Airport is 15.3 km away from downtown Brussels. It will take +/- 27 minutes to travel from the Airport to downtown.


When traveling to Brussels we advise to carry some Euros to avoid any unwanted surprises. At many airports there are Money Exchange offices in order to change your local currency.

Time zone

The local time code for Brussels is CEST.


Brussels has approximately 1.175 million inhabitants.

Cross border with the rented car

Please note that if you intend to travel across country or state borders, restrictions may apply. Such cross-border charges may be applied at the rental desk.

I am traveling abroad but I do not know how to get to my car rental destination

Most car rentals offer a GPS navigation system to navigate your way to your destination. It has an extra fee which is described in the terms and conditions. Please be advised as GPS navigation systems are subject to availability of the car rental companies.

One way car rentals in Brussels Airport

Most major car rental agents in Brussels Airport offer one way rentals. One-way rental is when you collect the car in one place and return the car in another location. In most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. In the terms and conditions will state if the one-way fee is included in the rental price. If the one-way charge is not included in the rental price, the one way charge needs to be paid on arrival directly to the car rental agent.

Popular rent a car destination

Brussels Airport is a popular rent a car destination, there are many car rental companies in Brussels Airport with a wide range of different car categories. Many of our clients have rented a car in Brussels Airport and had good experiences. Do not wait with booking your car for Brussels Airport before you know prices will go up and the availability will get low.

Toll roads in Brussels Airport

In many cities and countries you have toll roads, most toll roads you can pay with cash or with your credit card, however some car rental companies offer electronic toll devices, depending on the car rental agent the price this toll device is included in the rental price or not, in the detailed terms of each car rental agent you can find this information. The electronic toll device allows automatic payments of all fees due for passing through any electronic toll barrier, when you arrive at the car rental desk you can activate this toll device and the toll expenses will be automatically paid in your credit card.

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Facts about car rental in Brussels Airport

  • Last month, the average car rental length at Brussels Airport was 4 days.
  • The average rental car length at Brussels Airport is 11 days.
  • The most booked rental car type currently at Brussels Airport is ECONOMY cars.
  • Last year, the most booked rental car type at Brussels Airport were ECONOMY cars.
  • How much does it cost to rent a car at Brussels Airport? Last month, the average car rental price was 221 USD.
  • Last year, how much did it cost to rent a car at Brussels Airport? Last year, the average car rental price was 732 USD.
  • What is the current average daily price to rent a at Brussels Airport? Last month, the average rental price was 63 USD per day.
  • How much did it cost to rent a car at Brussels Airport over the past 12 months? Last Year, the average rental price was 64 USD per day.
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Brussels Airport Rental Car Reviews
See below last 5 customer reviews. Our customers rated Brussels Car Rental with an average of 8.00 based on 1 ratings.

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November 28, 2014


Good Price/quality Ratio

Smooth service, nothing to comment.