imec-SMIT, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 9 - 2nd floor
1050 Brussels

Telephone: +32 2 614 85 40
Fax: +32 2 629 17 00

Press contact
Juan Vasquez: +32 2 629 16 65

How to reach us
The offices of imec-VUB (SMIT/ETRO) are located on the first floor of the office building at Pleinlaan 9 (Boulevard de la Plaine 9), 1050 Brussels.
This is across from the campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Pleinlaan 2).

imec-VUB can easily be reached by public transport (NMBS/SNCB/STIB/MIVB):
  • By train:
  • It is at 2 minutes walking distance of railway station “Etterbeek”, which has a good connection with the 3 main railway stations of Brussels (Bruxelles-Nord, Bruxelles-Central and Bruxelles-Midi) and with the railway stations Bruxelles-Schuman and Bruxelles-Luxembourg.
  • By tram:
  • Trams 7 and 25 stop off railway station “Etterbeek” on the Generaal Jacqueslaan (Boulevard Général Jacques).
  • By bus:
  • Bus 95 has a stop called “Station Etterbeek”, which is at the crossing of the Kroonlaan (Avenue de la Couronne) and the Generaal Jacqueslaan.
  • By metro:
  • The metro station closest to the iMinds-VUB (SMIT/ETRO) is “Pétillon” on line 5, at about 15 minutes walking distance. Taking the exit towards the Avenue Louis Schmidt, visitors can also transfer to tram lines 7 or 25 (see above).

    For timetables of trains, see the website of the NMBS. For timetables of trams, busses and metros, see the website of the MIVB. For detailed public transport itineraries from any location within the Brussels Region, you can also use Google Maps.

For more information on how to reach the VUB campus itself, see the website of the VUB.

You can download the directions here
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