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Ghent ICC - International Convention Center Ghent

Van Rysselberghedreef 2 bus 1 - Citadelpark

(GPS: Select "Hofbouwlaan")

9000 Ghent

Belgium

Ghent ICC is centrally located and just a 10 minutes walk from Ghent St. Pieters station, near the driveway and exit of the E17 and E40 and only 45 minutes from Brussels Airport. There are many bus lines that stop in front of the venue.


By train

Ghent ICC is only a 10 minutes walk from Ghent St. Pieters station. When you arrive at Ghent St. Pieters station, take the Koningin Astridlaan straight. At the end of Koningin Astridlaan, cross the Kortrijksesteenweg and walk into the Citadelpark in the direction of Ghent ICC. You can find more information about the travel times to Ghent St. Pieters   here.


By bus

The following bus lines have a stop on Ledeganckstraat, directly opposite the main entrance of Ghent ICC: lines 9, 28, 34, 35, 36, 55, 57, 58, 70, 71, 72, 76, 77, 94, 95. For more info and timetables,   click here.


By bike

We encourage local visitors to come to knowledge for growth by bicycle. It's good for your health and the environment! Ghent ICC has an underground bicycle parking.


By taxi

You can find all local taxi companies that offer electric taxis here:   www.elektrischetaxis.be.
These are not more expensive than regular taxis, do not cause air pollution, and are just as comfortable. Together we keep our air clean!


By car

To improve air quality, Ghent’s inner city (the area within the ring road) became a low-emission zone on January 1, 2020. Only vehicles that meet the conditions will be allowed into this zone. Avoid being fined and check your vehicle before coming to Ghent  check my car

 

FROM AND TO THE AIRPORT

Brussels Airport (Zaventem) is located about 70km from the conference venue in Ghent.

BY TRAIN, FROM AIRPORT

Brussels Airport train station is located directly below the airport terminal, only a couple of minutes walking from the arrival halls. Escalators and lifts descend to the platform.

There are two direct trains to Ghent Sint-Pieters station every hour:

  • one departing xx:03, travel time 00h54
  • one departing xx:25, travel time 01h23

From Ghent Sint-Pieters station, the conference venue is only 10 minutes walking (see map)

BY TAXI, FROM AIRPORT

Please follow the signs within the airport terminal to get to the official taxi stands in front of Brussels Airport.

Official taxis in Belgium are metered, and many drivers speak English. Travel time to the conference is 45-60 minutes. Price will be approximately EUR 100 from Brussels Airport to Ghent ICC.

We advise you to use the public car park P10: Gent Sint-Pietersplein - Sint-Pietersplein 65, 9000 GENT (more information). Download Map: how to drive from Ghent ICC to Sint-Pietersplein car park.

This car park is within walking distance from Ghent ICC. 

Hotels within walking distance from the venue:

  • NH Hotel Gent Sint Pieters**** (1km from Ghent ICC)
    Koning Albertlaan 121
    9000 Gent
    Tel. +32 9 222 60 65
    Website

 

  • Carlton Hotel Gent*** (750m from Ghent ICC)
    Koningin Astridlaan 138
    9000 Gent
    Tel. +32 9 222 88 36
    Website

 

Hotels in Ghent city centre:

  • Monasterium ***
    Oude Houtlei 56
    9000 Gent
    Tel. +32 9 269 22 10
    Website

  • NH Hotel Gent Belfort ****
    Hoogpoort 63 
    9000 Gent 
    Tel. +32 9 233 33 31 
    Website

 

  • 1898 The Post *****
    Graslei 16 
    9000 Gent 
    Tel. +32 9  391 53 79
    Website

 

  • Ibis St. Baafs ***
    Limburgstraat 2
    9000 Gent
    Tel. +32 9 233 00 00
    Website

  • Ibis Opera **
    Nederkouter 24
    9000 GENT
    Tel: +32 9 225 07 07
    Website

  • Erasmus Hotel **
    Poel 25
    9000 Gent
    Website

  • Novotel Gent Centrum ***
    Goudenleeuwplein 5
    9000 Gent
    Tel: +32 9 265 97 15 
    Website

  • Marriott Gent ****
    Korenlei 10
    9000 Gent
    Tel. +32 9 233 93 93 
    Website

Ghent ICC is accessible for persons with a disability.

If you require special assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us.

Please be aware that pictures and video will be taken during the event and may be used for future communication & promotion purposes.

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