Air France offers stress-free travels from Brussels-Zuid/Midi to the world

Travel News 16 Oct 2018

From the start of the journey to disembarking the plane, Air France offers its customers a unique experience that combines pleasure, refinement and relaxation: the attentiveness of French travel.

Air France offers stress-free travels from Brussels-Zuid/Midi to the world thanks to its check-in services.
With Air France customers can travel stress-free in 1st class by TGV from Brussels-Zuid/Midi railway station to Paris-Charles de Gaulle and from there fly anywhere in the world. Air France offers up to 6 daily high speed connections to Paris-Charles de Gaulle. The travel time to Paris-Charles de Gaulle only takes 75 minutes, and the TGV ticket in 1st class is included in the ticket price.  On top, customers can check-in their baggage at the Air France Air&Rail Terminal until 30 minutes before departure of the TGV. This way they have plenty of time to say goodbye to their loved ones before enjoying a smooth connection at the airport of Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
The Air&Rail check-in counters are open every day from 5.30 am till 7 pm. For customers who wish to travel light on the day of departure, Air France offers a pre-check-in service. To benefit from this service customers proceed to the check-in desk at the Air&Rail Terminal between 8 am and 3 pm the day prior to departure with the proofs of identity (ID-cards or international passports) of all travellers booked in the same booking file. On the day of departure, customers can simply pick-up the boarding cards and go straight to the platform to board their train.


Travel in comfort & style on board of Air France
When travelling in Business Class customers can escape the hustle and bustle of the airport and take advantage of the relaxing atmosphere of the Air France business lounge, where Air France staff is available to meet all their needs. Once on board of the Air France Business Class cabin customers enjoy exceptional comfort, fine dining and a relaxing atmosphere all topped off with excellent service on board. The full lie-flat Business Class seat converts to a fully horizontal bed to enjoy a good night sleep in the sky.  This Business Class seat offers direct access to the aisle and full privacy thanks to a removable divider offering customers a real cocoon in the sky. In Business Class, each electronic device - smartphone, tablet and laptop - has a secure place in the storage areas. It is also possible to charge them using a personal power outlet and USB port. On flights departing from Paris, several ambassadors of French and international cuisine compete to wow customers throughout their trip. On board customers will discover the creations of Michelin-starred ‘grands chefs’ like Régis Marcon, Michel Roth and Guy Martin. These chefs have prepared both savory and sweet delicacies: aperitifs, appetizers, hot dishes, cheeses, pastries, sorbets and fruits.

Air France opens a new destination out of Brussels Airport

The new French destination of Air France is Rennes. The first flight, operated by HOP! Embraer 145 (50 seater) will depart on 24th September. Rennes, a vibrant university city and the capital of the region of Brittany, is the perfect gateway to discover northwest France easily.  Air France will operate up to 6 direct flights per week and travel time from Brussels to Rennes is 1 hour 15 minutes.
 

New intercontinental destinations to discover!

Since a few months Air France started flying to new intercontinental destinations. One of them is Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, and the wonderful safari capital of the world. Air France started flights to Nairobi on 25th March using a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, and flies customers 3 times a week to the beating heart of East Africa.

At the same time Air France started operating flights to Seattle, called the Emerald City as the city and surrounding areas are filled with greenery. It is the largest city in the state of Washington and the perfect gateway to Alaska. Air France operates 3 weekly flights to Seattle, and offers during peak summer season 5 weekly flights. Flights are operated by Boeing 777-200 equipped with the latest Air France long haul cabins. Seattle is housing software, biotechnology and internet companies leading to economic revival

Another very attractive destination recently opened by Air France is Fortaleza, a major city on Brazil’s northeast coast with beautiful beaches. Flights are operated by Joon with an Airbus A340 twice a week.

Lovers of crystal clear waters and tropical islands will be happy to discover the archipelago of the Seychelles. Since 5th May, Air France offers 3 weekly flights to Mahe, operated by Joon with an Airbus A340.

Last but not least, Air France operates 3 weekly flights to Taipei since 16th April.  Boeing 777-200 equipped with the latest Air France long haul travel cabins fly to the inspiring capital of Taiwan. In Taipei tradition meets modernity, and the metropolitan city offers beautiful temples, delicious street food at numerous night markets, hot springs and vibrant night life. Taiwan has a fascination history and is a perfect destination for gastronomy & nature lovers.