Belgian Ceramic Research Centre

Ceramic, refractories, glass, soils and environment

Access map


By car:

Mons is roughly 60 km from Brussels on the E19-E42 (Brussels-Paris) motorway.
Coming from Brussels (in blue): take the Mons-Est exit, at the Stop sign, turn right. At the second traffic lights, turn right and take the first left (INISMa sign): you are now in avenue Saint Pierre. Turn left just before the roundabout. Refer to the map for the last leg.
Coming from France (in red): take exit 24 Mons, take the ring road and, after the second tunnel, take the right exit. After the traffic lights, take the second on the right (INISMa sign): you are now in avenue du Pont Rouge. At the roundabout, take the second exit. Refer to the map for the last leg.

By public transport:
Mons can be reached by train with, in some cases, a change at either Brussels or Lille (F).
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Bus shuttles and trains connect Brussels National and Charleroi (Brussels South) airports to Mons.
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From Mons station, you can reach the BCRC (CRIBC-INISMa):
  • By carsharing: You will find a Cambio station near the Railway Police offices, SNCB parking P4. More info on
  • By using the City’O urban busses: a bus every 15 minutes, HYON Hoyois or MONS Cornez stop. More info: Urban busses map and busses schedule


By car:

Take the A 411 motorway towards Arlon and take exit 25 (Bouillon). Refer to the map for the last leg.