Car Free Sunday in Brussels on 16 September 2018
On Sunday 16 September 2018, Brussels organizes its traditional Car Free Sunday. From 9:30 am till 7 pm, car traffic is not allowed in the Brussels Region, including the City of Brussels. The ban applies to all motorized vehicles (including LPG vehicles and electric vehicles with 2, 3 or 4 wheels).
Only urgent services, vehicles of public interest and persons with a pass can circulate in the zones where car traffic is forbidden.
The public transport by the STIB and De Lijn is free on that day. A pass can be delivered to individuals from 13 August 2018 to 12 September 2018 (at 3 pm), for companies from 30 July 2018 to 7 September 2018 (at 5 pm). Attention, this demand of dispensation must be duly motivated.
The ring of Brussels will be open to traffic. Only the exits to reach the territory of the Region will be closed.
Place: Parking C, follow the signs on the ring of Brussels
Price: 5 euro per day
Are authorized to circulate on the condition of respecting the limit of 30 kph:
- vehicles of public transport ( STIB, TEC, De Lijn)
- vehicles of emergency services
- vehicles of public interest
- press vehicles (with sign)
- vehicles of minibus type (8 + 1 places) bearing the initials HORECA
- disabled provided with the special card (article 27.4.3 d of the royal Order of December 1st, 1975 concerning general regulation of the road traffic police)
- vehicles with a license plate CD (diplomatic corps)
- people with a pass delivered by the authorities
A pass can be delivered to persons who make the demand (from 14 August to 13 September 2017 at 3 pm). Attention, this demand of dispensation must be duly motivated.
The Week of Mobility is organized in the Brussels Region and, also:
- in Wallonia: Semaine de la Mobilité
- in Flanders: Week van de Mobiliteit
During the Car Free Sunday, lots of events take place in Brussels. A schedule is available at the bottom of this page.