Mobility information

Address = Sports centre Wilrijkse Plein, Vogelzanglaan 6, 2020 Antwerp.

You can find the easiest route to the Wilrijkse plein via www.slimnaarantwerpen.be.

The Wilrijkse Plein is situated in an urban environment with limited free car parking spaces in the immediate surroundings. Do not take any risks and save time by coming to the Belfius EuroHockey Championships by public transport or by bicycle.

Access to the site will be clearly signed from the following locations:

  • Surrounding Tram & Bus Stops (Antwerp Expo / Beukenlaan)
  • Public Car Park
  • VIP EXPO Car Park
  • Train station Antwerp-Zuid (via Desguinlei)

By bicycle

  • The closest bicycle junction to Wilrijkse pleinen is number 40 of the bicycle route network.
  • There are bicycle stands right in front of the VIP & Publiek entrance.
  • The nearest Velo stations (www.velo.be):
    • 300 – Wilrijkse pleinen (30m from the entrance)
    • 299 – Antwerp Expo (350m from the entrance)

By public transport

From the direction of Brussels / Flemish-Brabant / Limburg / Wallonia / Netherlands:

Antwerp-Central station > Tram 2 (Hoboken) or Tram 6 (P+R Olympiade) > Disembark at stop Antwerp Expo > walk 300m

Visitors from East and West Flanders:

Antwerp-Central station > Tram 2 (Hoboken) or Tram 6 (P+R Olympiade) > Disembark at stop Antwerp Expo > walk 300m
or
Antwerp-Zuid station > walk 1200m

Tram 2&6 – Stop Antwerp Expo (300m)

Bus 17 – Stop Beukenlaan (300m)

Bus 22 – Stop Antwerp Expo (500m)

Train to Antwerp-Central station (-50% weekend tickets, children < 12 free with paying adult). More information and timetables:

www.delijn.be
www.belgiantrain.be

By taxi

There is a taxi rank on the vogelzanglaan by Antwerp Expo.>

The organisers are encouraging everybody to use a TOV Ticket.

A TOV Ticket (Taxi and public transport) entitles you to a single ticket by bus or tram in the city district of Antwerp and a €2 discount off your taxi ride home.

By car

From the direction of Brussels (E19):

E19 > Exit Berchem / Singel > Singel Zuid / Hoboken > Follow signs

From the direction of Brussels (E19):

A12 > Exit 13 Antw. Zuid > N177 Antwerp Expo > Follow signs

From the direction of Ghent:

E17 > Ring road Antwerp > Exit 5 Berchem / Wilrijk > Follow signs

From the direction of Hasselt:

E313 > Ring road Antwerp > Exit A12 / Wilrijk > Follow signs

From the direction of the Netherlands:

E19 > A12 direction Bergen-Op-Zoom > Exit 16 Ekeren > Parking P+R Luchtbal (Noorderlaan 485, 2030 Antwerp) > Take tram 6 to stop Antwerp Expo.

Access to publiek car park (€10 - E-Tickets via website)

Please note: The blue zone applies to the surrounding residential areas (Parking on residential streets - max. 2 hours with a disc). The police will be patrolling the area during the event. Connections for free P&R car parks are:

  • Olympiade > Trams 2 and 6
  • Keizershoek > Tram 2 (also via Central Station) (please note: tram is cancelled on 23-24-25 August)
  • Luchtbal > Tram 6 (also via Central Station)
  • Metropolis > Tram 6 (also via Central Station)