Travelling to Antwerp

Assembly 2019 will be held at:

Hilton Antwerp Old Town
Groenplaats 32
2000 Antwerp

Tel: +32 3 204 1212

By Air

The easiest way to reach Antwerp is to fly to Brussels and take either the train or express bus to Antwerp:

  • Trains to Antwerp from Brussels Airport take approximately 30 minutes and run twice an hour. For more information:
  • The Airport Express bus runs every hour and reaches the centre of Antwerp in approximately 45 minutes. For more information:

Antwerp airport has limited international connections. There are flights to and from some European airports.

By Rail

Antwerp is easy to reach by train. The main station is Antwerp Central Station. To reach the Hilton Old Town Antwerp from Antwerp Central Station either:

  • By taxi - journey time is 10 minutes and costs approximately  €10.
  • By metro - take line number 9 or 15, direction Linkeroever, to Groenplaats, where the Hotel is located. Journey time is 10 minutes and costs €3.
  • Walking - journey time is 20 minutes.

International railways link Brussels and Antwerp directly to several major European cities.  For more information:

By Car

Parking is available at the Hilton Old Town Antwerp - the car park is called Parking Groenplaats and costs €20 per day. There is direct underground access to the hotel.

Please note, if you are planning to arrive by car you will need to check whether your vehicle may enter the low emission zone. If your vehicle may enter the city, but it doesn’t have a Belgian or Dutch number plate, then you will need to register your car first. For more information:

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