Parking in Forest: the ultimate guide

September 14, 2020

Forest is a municipality of Brussels, and most commonly known for housing a big venue, known as Forest National. This venue hosts several (indoor) sports events, as well as several concerts. Forest is also home to an Audi car factory, producing over 100.000 vehicles per year!

Furthermore, the old beer brewery, Wielemans-Ceuppens, is currently being used as a cultural venue, offering a great selection of contemporary art, as well as art-related events.

Since there are several institutions and organizations, as well as cultural hot spots located in Forest, finding parking might become a challenge.

We will therefore provide you with a clear guide, touching upon several parking options in and around Forest, so that you can enjoy this area without worrying about finding good parking.


On-street parking

In case you are visiting Forest for a short period of time, you might want to consider on-street parking. Forest has several color-coded parking zones. These parking zones and their rules and regulations should be kept in mind when parking in one, to prevent any unpleasantries. The different zones are as follows:

Red zone

  • Paid parking from Monday to Saturday from 9am until 1pm and 2pm until 6pm
  • Parking time limited to 2h
  • Costs: 1h = €1,50 / 2h = €3
  • Parking is free and without a time limit with a resident parking card

Green zone

  • Paid parking from Monday to Saturday from9am until 1pm and 2pm until 6pm
  • No time-limit
  • Costs: 1h = €1 / 2h = €2 plus €1 per extra hour
  • Parking is free and without a time limit with a resident parking card

Event zone Forest National

  • Concert nights in Forest National between 7.30pm and 12am
  • No time limit
  • Paid parking, €5 per hours
  • Parking is free and without a time limit with a resident parking card

Long-term parking solutions

Shared parking lots are the solution in case you are looking for a parking space for a longer period of time. Whether it is for multiple days or even multiple months, these parking spaces will help you out. These parkings are located in several places in Forest, which will allow you to park safely and without the hassle of finding free parking near your home or work.

Below you will find a list of shared parking spaces in Forest:

Parking solutions for companies

Is your company located in Forest and, are you looking for a parking for your employees? A company parking lot might be the solution!

In this informative video, you will find the Spaces offer, the perfect solution for company parking.


We hope that this guide will help you find the right parking solution in Forest for you.


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