We’ve rounded up a selection of apps that every event planner – or event participant – needs while in Brussels.
Transportation to and in Brussels
Brussels Airport: Get essential airport information, just a finger swipe away
NMBS/SNCB (Belgian Railways): Plan your trip, set reminders, and get notified
STIB/MIVB (Public transportation in Brussels): Travel by bus, metro or trams
Bappz: Download and use the Brussels metro map
Waze (GPS Navigation): Get directions, traffic and alerts from the community
BePark: Find the nearest public parking to your destination
eCab: Request, ride and pay your taxi via your mobile phone
UberX: Check rating and hire a private professional driver
Splyt (by Taxis Verts): Share a taxi and pay up to 40% less
Collecto (by Taxis Verts): Use a collective or shared night taxi service
Sport and move in the city
AllBikesNow (by Villo): Bike with one of the 5.000 self-service bikes (360 stations)
Bird Troty Lime: Scoot the city
Brussels Garden (By Brussels Environment): Discover the 8,000 hectares of parks and woodlands
SityTrail (by Geolives Belgium): Make the use of this GPS for outdoor activities
Eating and going out
Resto.be: Experience restaurants in town
Resto Lastminute: Reserve the same day and get 20% to 50% off
The Fork (by tripadvisor): Search and book a restaurant
Fritkot (‘Des frites à Bruxelles’): Have fun with this guide to the best chip (French Fries!) shops
Discover the city and its hidden stories
visit.brussels mobile site: Use the official mobile website for Brussels activities
agenda.brussels mobile site: Enjoy the official mobile calendar of cultural activities in the city
Tales & tours: Download this tourguide with maps, tours, images, audios, videos
365.be: Discover Belgian tourist attractions and museums
Tripadvisor: Use the largest travel site in the world
Manyguide: Get recommendations from 600 locals, on demand
Around me: Identify your position and choose places around you
Most apps are for iPhone and Android.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained within this post was correct at the time of writing.
Please check the apps specifications directly before installing them.