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Metro (click to zoom)

Metro, tram and bus in Brussels

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The networks of public transportation (metro, tram and bus) are managed by the Brussels Intermunicipal Transport company (STIB). Lines of buses are also managed by the company De Lijn.

Bus (click to zoom) The websites of these public transport companies allow to know the plan of the network, the schedules, the frequencies, the price lists or to calculate a route. News in real time of the STIB network:

They supply additional information on the interaction with bicycles and he system of shared cars (Cambio).

The schedule of the STIB can also be consulted via Google Transit. This application offers the fastest itinerary between 2 points in Brussels by public transport of the STIB.

Metro map

The map of the underground (subway) in Brussels:

Noctis, the night network of the STIB

Noctis contains 11 lines active during the nights of Friday and Saturday, from midnight to 3 am. The buses leave at the Place de la Bourse [plan], every 30 minutes.

The 11 lines of Noctis

Each line of Noctis consists of an 'N' with a number:

  • N04: Bourse - Cimetière d'Ixelles
  • N05: Bourse - Métro Crainhem
  • N06: Bourse - Musée du Tram
  • N08: Bourse - Wiener
  • N09: Bourse - Cimetière d'Ixelles - Hermann Debroux
  • N10: Bourse - Fort Jaco
  • N11: Bourse - Uccle Calevoet
  • N12: Bourse - Parking Stalle
  • N13: Bourse - Westland Shopping
  • N15: Bourse - Gare de Berchem
  • N18: Bourse - Heysel


  • free for people with a STIB subscription
  • for the other users: Noctis has the same prices as the normal ticket rates of the STIB

Practical information

Rue Royale 76
1000 Brussels

More information : Entrance: Rue des Colonies 62 - 1000 Brussels

De Lijn


Maps of the new Pentagon circulation plan

The maps of the new mobility plan for the Pentagon (city centre) got an update in January 2015. Discover the maps with the comfort zone, the city cycling network, the bus routes and the circulation plan.

Presentation new circulation plan