Mobile apps to discover Brussels

Mobile apps to  discover Brussels

To discover Brussels, use our mobile website visit.brussels or download extra mobile applications for smartphones and tablets.

  • Re-open EU’ - a web platform that contains essential information allowing a safe relaunch of free movement and tourism across Europe. ‘Re-open EU’ can help you plan your travels and holidays for this summer and beyond as the platform will provide information on borders, available means of (public) transport, travel restrictions, public health and safety measures such as physical distancing or the wearing of face masks. It will also provide practical information for travellers on, for example, where beaches, cafés or restaurants are open during this summer.

    ‘Re-open EU’ is accessible on desktop and mobile, available in the 24 official EU languages.

  • You can download the app STIB to consult the next departures in real-time as well as the timetables of public transports in Brussels. With the localization function it is child's play to find the nearest stop. The localization function which enables you to find the nearest stop together with the real-time information allows you to plan your journey on our lines on the spot.

  • Free download of Brussels Gardens application is now available for iphone and android.

  • Free download of Spotted by Locals application is now available. Experience the locals' insider tips in 65 cities with the 100% offline iPhone/Android app.

  • Free download of the 365.be application is now available.
    For the first time in Belgium: an application that allows you to discover our belgian tourist attractions and museums.

  • Download now the Des frites à Bruxelles application.
    The best guide to the best chip (French Fries !) shops in Brussels. For each chip shop a interesting story, a technical card and a precise GPS positioning.

  • Download the EP Spotter and discover the European Parliament in Brussels. The application gives you a GPS-guided tour of 1 hour along the main EP buildings and the visitors offer. They also inform you about the historical figures that gave their name to the buildings and equally will give your some history about the neighborhood.

  • Use the parking app parking.brussels to find the nearest public parking to your destination. It’s far more comfortable, quicker and safer than to park on the street. Furthermore, the city is more enjoyable with fewer cars in the streets. App Store or Google Play.

  • SMILED Enables a city, it's inhabitants, communities , visitors and businesses to connect , engage and develop social and commercial relationships between all stakeholders ; in a way that has not been previously possible. SMILED does this by enabling FUN social interaction and creating the opportunity for users to access  experiences and related events taking place in and around their current location wherever they are in Brussels. Available on the App Store and Google Play 

     

  • Refundit

    Download the Refundit app which makes tax-free shopping easy and hassle-free. Non-EU tourists can now get their VAT refund of 21% in Belgium online – quickly and efficiently, skipping the paperwork and long lines at the airport.

    Download the Refundit app and start shopping 

  • Behind Brussels

    Discover how augmented reality can enhance your visit experience of one of the most beautiful places of the world. The Grand-Place of Brussels is a UNESCO World Heritage site. All over the world it is known for its decorative and aesthetic wealth. It is surrounded by the guild houses, the City Hall and the King's House. The application Behind Brussels, using the technology of Augmented reality, offers you a unique opportunity to discover what is behind those magnificent facades. The application is available in English, French and Dutch.