On-street parking can be a bit confusing especially in the Region of Brussels. Indeed, each one of the 19 municipalities have their own rules and payment methods.
Here under, you’ll find everything you need to know about on-street parking payment in Ixelles.
First step is to find the most advantageous parking area near your destination. For that, cPark can help. This free app displays all on-street parking information on an interactive map (free areas, prices, schedules, max stay..).
Second step, is to find the most suitable way to pay.
Pay at the parking meter in Ixelles
As everywhere, you can directly pay at the parking meter in Ixelles.
This option may not be the most convenient, but it is usually the cheapest.
Pay with an app in Ixelles
Paying with an app might be more convenient although a bit more expensive than parking at the parking meter. You don’t need coins and no more rushing to the meter to extend your time. Additional benefit, you only pay the actual time of your stay, thus per minute, which is not the case when you pay at the parking meter. Don't forget to stop your parking session though !
In Ixelles several payment apps are available: OPnGO.
Note that you should register first in order to use the different services.
OPnGO is the cheapest app to pay your parking in Ixelles as there are no transaction costs.
- Put the pointer on the street you want to park on, select your duration and click on pay
- Note that you can only pay by credit card
- Only drawback is that the coverage of OPnGO is very limited in Brussels (3 municipalities)
More info about OPnGO here.
Pay by text message in Ixelles
Not available in Ixelles.