EuroSTAR attendees can fly into Brussels International Airport and travel to Anwerp Central Station through a direct train. Brussels International Airport has about 75 airlines with over 200 destinations. There is also a smaller airport situated fifteen minutes outside the city centre; the Antwerp airport which offers direct flights to and from London
The EuroSTAR Conference venue, Flanders Converntion Center is located right beside Antwerp Central Station. This station is considered to be one of the most beautiful stations worldwide with both national and international connections. Antwerp has high speed rail connections with Paris, Amsterdam, London and Cologne.
The simplest way to get to the EuroSTAR Conference from Brussels International Airport, is via train. This will take 34 minutes. The standard fair is €11.80.
More information on timetables, and fares can be found on the NMBS website.
Antwerp is located at a central junction of several European motorways and can be easily reached by car.
- From Amsterdam-Breda (E19) or from Bergen op Zoom (A12)
- From Cologne – Aachen – Liège – Hasselt (E40 – E314 – E 313) or from Eindhoven (E34)
- From Paris – Brussels (E19)
- From Brussels (A12)
- From Lille – Kortrijk – Ghent (E17) or Ostend – Bruges (E40), via Ghent (E17)
Parking: Visitors of A Room with a ZOO get a special discount of €4 a day. Be sure to ask attendants to validate your parking ticket. The nearest car park is Q-Park.
Park & Ride
Park easily and for free outside the city and hop on the tram or bus to the EuroSTAR Conference venue. Find an overview of all the park & ride locations in the city.
By Tram or Bus
There are over twenty tram and bus routes stop within 250 metres from the EuroSTAR Conference.
Transport Tip: buy your tram or bus ticket in a point of pre-sale (newsagent’s, supermarket, the vending machines at the various stops or in the visitor centres of Visit Antwerp) or via app , where tickets are cheaper. View ticket prices.
Closest Hotels to the 2020 EuroSTAR Conference
This year, we are working with Antwerp Convention Bureau who have arranged preferential rates for our attendees, speakers and exhibitors in a number of hotels in Antwerp, close to the conference venue.
EuroSTAR Conference 2020 is located next to Antwerp Central Station, which makes for easy access to all local hotels.
Three of the closest hotels to the EuroSTAR Conference include:
Park Inn By Radisson
Radisson BLU Astrid Hotel
Hotel Indigo Antwerp – City Centre
There are several hotels available within walking distance to EuroSTAR. View all hotels suggested by Antwerp Convention Bureau.
Known as the cool kid on the block in Belgium, Antwerp combines all the charms of a historic port city with all the joys of a fashionable frontrunner. Its 20 must-visit attractions include grand artist residences, architectural masterpieces—both old and new—and a bunch of exciting museums.
Some of the top attractions in Antwerp include:
- Visit Antwerp Central Station
- View the house of Sir Peter Paul Rubens
- Learn about printing at the Museum Plantin-Moretus
- Go Shopping for vintage clothing and/or diamonds!
- Explore Antwerp Zoo, the 2020 EuroSTAR Conference Venue!