Take the train to the most colorful festival in Brussels!

  • train and metro bring you safe and smooth to the festival and campsite
  • half price train journey, from any station in Belgium

Buy your Couleur Café E-train ticket on this webpage as from 05/06/2019

Couleur Café E-train ticket

  • valid for a return journey by train in 2nd class
  • during the period between 28/06/2019 and 01/07/2019 inclusive
  • from any Belgian station to Bruxelles-Midi station
  • only available online, as from 05/06/2019
  • print out the E-train ticket or save the PDF to your smartphone
You can read all the information on the Couleur Café E-train ticket further down this page.

Couleur Café

The biggest urban festival in the country is getting ready for its 30th edition. On the 28th, 29th and 30th of June 2019, the breathtaking Osseghem Park at the foot of the Atomium will welcome a diverse mix of established and emerging hip-hop, soul, funk, reggae and world artists, dozens of DJ’s on 4 surprising stages, countless experiences and culinary highlights, an enchanting decoration and 66,000 beautiful people who perfectly represent the diversity of Belgium. Couleur Café is more than a festival, it is a journey around the globe that’ll keep you dreaming for the rest of the year. And it has been for 30 years.

All about your journey to Couleur Café

You can buy the Couleur Café E-train ticket on this page as from 05/06/2019.
All you need for this, is the SNCB code which can be found on your festival ticket. This code starts with the number 0, capital letter i and the letters FC. 
You can print the E-train ticket yourself or save the PDF to your smartphone.
No, your festival ticket is not valid as a train ticket. You can buy a Couleur Café E-train ticket on this page as from 05/06/2019. You will need the SNCB code to do so. This code which starts with the number 0, capital letter i and the letters FC, can be found on your festival ticket. 

Yes. With the MIVB/STIB-code mentioned on your festival ticket, you can get a free Event Pass at any Go vending machine of MIVB/STIB. It allows you to use the metro round-trip. From Bruxelles-Midi station, metro line 6 (direction Roi Baudouin) takes you in no time to Couleur Café (Heysel stop).

There will be no extra night trains.
Yes, if you're departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station, you still have to buy two Diabolo fee tickets: one for your outward journey and one for your homeward journey.
Yes, you can combine a Couleur Café E-train ticket with a (return) transport ticket that is valid on the foreign railway network until the Belgian border. From there, your E-train ticket is valid to Bruxelles-Midi station. When buying your E-train ticket, enter one of the following first Belgian stations as your departure station:
  • coming from The Netherlands: Essen (via Roosendaal), Noorderkempen (via Breda) or Visé (via Maastricht – Eijsden)
  • coming from Germany: Hergenrath
  • coming from the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg: Arlon, Athus or Gouvy
  • coming from France: Mouscron, Froyennes, Quiévrain, Quévy or Erquelinnes
If you're departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station, you still have to buy two Diabolo fee tickets: one for your outward journey and one for your homeward journey.
You must be able to show your E-train ticket and identity card upon ticket control on the train during your return journey.
E-train tickets are always nominative, so they cannot be passed on or sold.
E-train tickets cannot be exchanged, cancelled or refunded.