Transport in Belgium
Transport in Belgium is represented in almost alltypes of messages, except for domestic flights, but due to the small size of the country in which there is an acute need (the country you can drive around 3 hours by train).
Popular modes of transport in Belgium
- Urban public transport: This includes trams, buses and metro. Each entry in the transport, including the transplants (this will not be considered for the new planting), you need to punch tickets. To move on the bus, you can buy a one-time, day, night, and the ticket is valid for 3, 5, 10 days. If desired, you can purchase the Brussels Card (duration - 3 days) - because it can unlimited travel on public transport and free access to theaters, museums and exhibitions.
- Railway transport: by train you can get to almost all localities. In this tour you can admire the Belgian nature and if you want to get out at any stop to take a walk around the city, while you do not have to buy a new ticket to continue the journey by train.
- Water transport: to some of the cities of Brussels can be reached by water. For example, travelers to the services - water bus Waterbus (this passenger boat to intervene about 90 people), go to the flights every Tuesday and Thursday. If your plans include a walk along the rivers and canals, you should hire a boat.
If necessary, preferablethe movement of a taxi - all companies a unified tariff scheme (they are subject to the Directorate of taxis, which can be accessed in the event of a complaint or loss). If you need a taxi in Brussels at night, you can use the service Collecto taxi and parking can be found in many places in the city.
To rent a car you need to have internationaldriver's license and credit card. In addition, you will be asked to pay for insurance. In order to avoid paying a fine is not necessary to be parked in the wrong places, leaving an unlocked or a car with a half-open window (because of your police negligence have to look for the thief or thief) to pass on the yellow light, talking on the phone while driving, do not follow at the crossroads of the priority rules. As for parking, the car can not be left on the sidelines, sidewalks, and near bus stops (to evacuate your car). Important: with special attention must ride through tunnels with multiple exits (they are often poorly marked).
Thanks to the development of transport system in Belgium, all interested will be able not only to easily travel within the country, but also to go to the Netherlands, the UK, Germany or France.