Welcome to Schaarbeek “ceci n’est pas une région“
The place of many famous habitants, such as Jacques Brel, well-known Belgian singer (1929–1978),
Paul-Henri Spaak, politician and statesman (1899–1972) and René Magritte, surrealist painter (1898–1967).
Residents should pay a visit to the beautiful town hall and meet the friendly administrative staff.
Weather forecast for Schaarbeek
To get around in and out of the Brussels area check the urban transport page.
“Diamant” is a major bus and tram stop:
- bus line 21 and 12 get you to the Zaventem airport and the European quarter (stop at Schuman)
- tram line 25 gets you to the north train station
- bike rental and car sharing are available near the stops
- access to the Brussels ring road and E40 motorway
Many grocery shops are available around the Diamant quarter. Colruyt, Aldi, Lidl, Delhaize and Carrefour Express are at walking distance.