Louvain is the capital of the Flemish Brabant Region. It is situated about 25 kilometers to the east of Brussels, neighboring with such cities as Mechelen, Aarschot, Tienen, and Wavre. The parking in the city of Louvain is limited.
Parking in the streets of Louvain
Paid parking is applicable:
• Monday - Saturday from 09.00 a.m till 19.00-21.00 p.m, according to the location;
• Maximum duration: starting of one hour to four hours;
• Parking fees: € 1.50-1.80 per hour.
Parking lots in Louvain
The long term parking is available in the parking lots. Parking fees here are: € 1.00 to 2.00 per hour. Also there are special tariffs for day, evening and overnight parking.
Free parking zones
In the city there are so called blue zones (outside of the downtown area) where is permitted free parking with the international Blue parking disk: for 2 hours any time before 19.00 o'clock.
P + R car facilities in Louvain
With your ticket confirming the parking in Sint-Jacobs parking lots or parking in De Bond, you may travel to the downtown for free using public transport.