Accessibility Hasselt

Are you going to Hasselt? Find out all the practical information necessary to get to Hasselt easily and to travel around once there. What makes Hasselt's city centre so pleasant is that there are no cars.

Accessibility Hasselt

Enjoy the pedestrianised city centre

Do you know why Hasselt's shopping streets are so appealing? Because there are no cars. You can wander undisturbed through the traffic-free pedestrian areas. And enjoy all the wonderful things in the shop windows even more.

  • Monday to Saturday from 11 am to 5.30 pm and from 8 pm to 6 am: no traffic in the Demerstraat, Hoogstraat, Grote Markt, Walputstraat, Schrijnwerkersstraat, Maastrichterstraat, Sint-Jozefsstraat, Koning Albertstraat and on the Groenplein.
  • From 1 pm to 5.30 pm and from 8 pm to 6 am there are more traffic-free streets and squares: Lombaardstraat, Aldestraat, Fruitmarkt, Vismarkt, Maastrichterstraat (part), Botermarkt, Zuivelmarkt and the Hemelrijk.

Use public transport

By bus

De Lijn Limburg
Lijn booth on the stationsplein,
T 070 220 200 (0.30 euros/min.)

By train

NMBS - Domestic train travel
T +32 2 528 28 28 (daily between 7 am and 9 pm)
www.b-rail.be en www.hetstation.be

What if you choose to use your own transport?

By car

Are you travelling by car to Hasselt? Go to www.hasselt.be (Mobility and traffic) for:

  • Traffic and parking information
  • Information on the Verkeerswinkel of Stad Hasselt

Paid parking can be found at www.parkings-hasselt.be.

Free coach parking

Coaches are not allowed in the city centre. There are, however, 10 free spaces reserved for coaches on the Koning Boudewijnlaan between the Singel and the Groene Boulevard. These are within walking distance, and are accessible day and night, apart from during the Hasselt fun fair.

Blue bike for combining train and bike

With Blue Bike, you can quickly and comfortably travel with the train + bike combination. The Blue Bike annual card allows you to borrow a bike from, for example, Hasselt train station! You can also borrow an electric Blue Bike there.

More information: www.blue-bike.be


At Tourism Hasselt you can borrow a wheelchair for free. But please first reserve on T +32 11 23 95 40.

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