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FABI can be found on the Brussels Health campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel next to the UZ Brussel in building G/H (Ground level).

Address: Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels (Jette)


Take exit 9 of the Ring around Brussels and follow the directions towards the UZ Brussel

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By train

Via Jette railway station: Jette station is served by several rail services (routes 50 and 60 plus suburban lines S3, S4 and S10). This station may be particularly attractive for travellers coming from the direction of Sint-Niklaas, Dendermonde, Ghent, Denderleeuw and Aalst. It takes 20 minutes to walk from Jette station to the hospital, but you can also take bus 14 or bus 88 (towards 'Heysel' or ‘UZ-VUB’ respectively). Bus 14 will get you to UZ Brussel in 10 minutes, bus 88 takes 15 minutes. 

Via Brussels-North railway station: If you arrive by train at Brussels-North railway station, you can take busses 14 or 88 operated by transit company STIB-MIVB. It takes about 30 minutes to reach UZ Brussel.

Via Brussels-South railway station: If you are travelling to UZ Brussel via Brussels-South railway station, you can take from there metro line 2 or 6 (towards Simonis or towards Roi Baudouin/Koning Boudewijn). Get off at Simonis and take tram 9 to UZ Brussel. 

Via Vilvoorde railway station: Visitors travelling from the direction of Antwerp and Mechelen should get off the train at Vilvoorde station and take from there bus 820 operated by transit company De Lijn (towards UZ Brussel). 

For detailed train timetables, you can visit

By bus or tram

Transport company Lijnnummer Trajectory Remarks
MIVB Tram 9 Simonis < >  UZ Brussel < >  Dikke Beuk   Connection metro Simonis
MIVB Bus 13 Etangs Noirs < > UZ-VUB Connection metro Simonis and Etangs Noirs
MIVB Bus 14 Brussel Noord < > UZ Brussel < > Heysel Via Jette train station, also connection metro Simonis and Heysel
MIVB Bus 88 De Brouckère < > UZ-VUB Via Brussel Noord and Jette train stations, also connection metro De Brouckère and Bockstael
De Lijn Bus 245 Dendermonde < > UZ Brussel < > Brussel Noord Via Buggenhout train station
De Lijn Bus 810 Halle < > UZ-VUB Via Dilbeek & Zellik train stations
De Lijn Bus 820 UZ-VUB < > Zaventem Via Vilvoorde train station

For detailed bus timetables check or

By metro

Get off at Simonis, then take tram 9 or bus 13 to UZ Brussel.

Further information:

By bike

Are you coming to the campus by bike? There are bike sheds at every main entrance.

There is also a Villo!-station near the main entrance of the UZ Brussel.

Contact us

Vrije Universiteit Brussel 
Faculteit Geneeskunde en Farmacie 
Vakgroep Farmaceutische en Farmacologische Wetenschappen 
Department of Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemometrics and Molecular Modelling 
Laarbeeklaan 103 
B-1090 Brussels 

Phone: +32 2 477 47 37
Fax: +32 2 477 47 35