Since independence, Belgium has grown in 1830 to a country with over 11 million inhabitants, lives a large part in the Brussels area. Belgium with in northern Flanders (Dutch) and in southern Wallonia (French-speaking) has five airports that are used for passenger flights. A near Antwerp, a near Liege, a near Ostend and two near the capital Brussels (Brussels Airport and Charleroi Airport). Useful information about the Belgian airports can be found here.

Flight times

Antwerp AirportArrivalsDepartures
Brussels AirportArrivalsDepartures
Brussels South Charleroi AirportArrivalsDepartures

Practical information:

  • Time zone: Central European Time + 1
  • Currency: euro, through Travelex, you can easily exchange for leaving money to buy!
  • National Day: July 21
  • Airport: Airport (Dutch) / aéroport (French)

belgium airports

The cheapest airline tickets from Belgium airports can be booked online.

What are the biggest / busiest airports in Belgium?

PositionAirportNumber of passengers (2019)
1Brussels Airport26,360,003
2Charleroi Airport8,224,196
3Ostend Brugge Airport457,423
4Antwerp Airport306,330
5Liege Airport146.657