Useful, free and reliable apps for your event in Brussels

Useful, free and reliable apps for your event in Brussels

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.