How to get to Kanal Centre Pompidou
We strongly advise against coming by car since we do not have a car park. However, there are many alternatives:
- Line 47 (Vilvoorde Station – De Brouckère) / Yser stop
- Line 58 (Vilvoorde Station – Yser) / Yser stop
- Line 88 (Heysel – De Brouckère) / Yser stop
From the Yser stop, walk for 5 minutes on Boulevard Roi Baudouin in the direction of KANAL - Centre Pompidou. Just before the bridge situated on Place de l’Yser, turn right to get to the entrance located on Quai des Péniches.
- Line 2 (Elisabeth – Simonis) / Yser stop
- Line 6 (Elisabeth – Roi Baudouin) / Yser stop
After exiting the metro station, walk for 5 minutes on Boulevard Roi Baudouin in the direction of KANAL - Centre Pompidou. Just before the bridge situated on Place de l’Yser, turn right to get to the entrance located on Quai des Péniches.
- Brussels-North Train Station
Kanal Centre Pompidou is just a 10-minute walk away from the Brussels-North Train Station.
Recommended itinerary: exit the station via ‘Boulevard Simon Bolivar’. Follow Boulevard S. Bolivar until you reach the junction with Quai de Willebroeck. Turn left at the junction. KANAL - Centre Pompidou (the former Citroën garage) is located on the right at number 7. See on the map
Come and visit KANAL - Centre Pompidou with the B-Excursion ticket! The SNCB proposes this combined ticked (return journey by train + ticket to KANAL - Centre Pompidou) at an attractive price. More information: sncb.be
- Bicycle lane ICR A (Brussels City Centre)
- Bicycle lane ICR C (Anderlecht – Machelen)
- Bicycle lane ICR 12 (Wemmel – Brussels City Centre)
- Bicycle lane ICR P (Meise – Brussels City Centre)
Bicycle lane ICR P enables you to get to the first three lanes. KANAL - Centre Pompidou has a bicycle parking area that runs along the building on Place de l’Yser.
If you are using Villo, two stations are accessible at a short distance from KANAL - Centre Pompidou:
If you wish to come by car, please note that KANAL - Centre Pompidou does not have a private car park for visitors. We strongly advise against coming by car.
Depending on the time of day and density of traffic, it is possible to find a parking spot in the neighbouring streets: Boulevard de Dixmude and Quai du Commerce. Don’t forget to buy a parking ticket.
If you prefer a locked car park, the nearest one is located at Boulevard Adolphe Max 59. From there it is a 10-minute walk to KANAL - Centre Pompidou.
Canal shuttle service from and to Vilvoorde, Neder-over-Heembeek en Laeken: appealing, comfortable and no traffic jams.
The Waterbus stop is located just across the entrance of Kanal.