Plan your visit

Hotel information

Brussels Marriott Hotel Grand Place
Rue Auguste Orts
Grand Place 3-7
1000 Bruxelles

All attendees to the show are responsible for booking their own accommodation if required. The hotel has offered a discounted group rate for all rooms booked for the World Confectionery Conference, to take advantage of this discounted group rate, please book through the below link provided by the Events Manager during your booking confirmation.

Travel/Visa information


Brussels Airport (BRU) is located approximately 17 miles, 25 minutes from Brussels Grand Place.

There are always taxis with a time metre in front of the arrivals hall. Licensed metred taxis can be identified by the yellow-blue licence marks in front of the arrival halls. A taxi from the airport to the centre of Brussels costs around 45 euros.

De Lijn provides a bus service to the area surrounding the airport and Brussels city centre.

The train station is located directly under the departures and arrivals halls, at level -1. The platform is easily reached by lift or escalator. With the train, you can travel from Brussels Airport to various Belgian cities or to Belgium’s neighbours.


Passports should have at least six months validity from the date of arrival in Brussels.

Visa Requirements

Visa requirements differ from country to country. It is advised to check from an Belgian consulate in your country if you need a visa before your departure to Brussels, Belgium.

For further detailed information,  please visit the website of the Foreigners Department of the FPS Home Affairs which is the competent Belgian authority for access to the territory, stay and residence in Belgium.


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