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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 only 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 Ghent ICC.

By train to Ghent

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 to Ghent ICC

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 to Ghent ICC

Local visitors can also come to knowledge for growth by bicycle. Ghent ICC has had an underground bicycle shed.

By taxi to Ghent ICC

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

 

Please find more information about how to reach the ICC Ghent here.

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. We will foresee shuttles from this car park to the Ghent ICC between 08:00 AM and 09:30 AM and back from Ghent ICC to the car park between 06:00 PM and 11:00 PM.

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 used for future communication & promotion purposes.

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