Living in Brussels: An Expat City Guide

Should I move to Brussels?

The capital of Belgium and the EU is a great place to kickstart your career, discover different cultures, brush up your language skills or simply feast on world-class beer and chocolate. But before you decide to move there, you should give a good thought to whether it's the right choice for you.

Let's weigh the pros and cons!

What's the cost of living in Brussels?

Can you afford to live comfortably in Brussels? Get a feel for the cost of living in Brussels, from accommodation to food prices and public transport costs.

Let's budget!

Where in Brussels should I live?

Discover 8 best neighbourhoods for students, young professionals and families in Brussels.

find my new hood

Getting around Brussels hassle-free

Want to get around the EU capital like a local? Then it's time to get a hang of the public transport and figure out its best alternatives for any time of the day.

What are my options?