Transportation and Directions – Ghelamco Arena

Transportation and Directions – Ghelamco Arena

Address: Ottergemsesteenweg Zuid 808, 9000 Gent, Belgium

Free Transfers from the Ibis Hotel Gent

With courtesy of KAA Gent, EFDN will provide free transportation from the Ibis Hotel to the Ghelamco Arena on both 13 and 14 November. Please be at the hotel lobby at 9 am. EFDN members that attend the Generall Assembly on Monday 12 November can also use the free transfer. The bus will leave at 3.30 pm. Please be at the hotel lobby at 3.15 pm.

Coming by plane

Ghent is only a 45-minute drive away from the national airport of Belgium, the Brussels Airport, in Zaventem. On the lowest level, you will find the airport’s railway station, Brussel-Nationaal-Luchthaven, accessible by lift and escalator from the arrivals hall. There are several connections to Ghent available from the airport.

Coming by car

The Ghelamco Arena is located in the south of Ghent at about 5 km from Ghent’s historic city centre and 3.5 km from Ghent’s main railway station Gent-Sint-Pieters. The stadium is situated where the E17 and E40 motorways intersect. If coming from the E40, first make your way to the E17. Leave the E17 at exit 9 UZ Gent.

Coming by Train

From Gent-Sint-Pieters railway station, take tram 4 into the direction of Gent-Zwijnaardebrug. Get off after about 10 minutes at stop Gestichtstraat, walk ahead until you reach the canal, and take the path left along the canal to the Ghelamco Arena. Travel time is approximately 15 minutes.

Coming by taxi

For information on taxis, please visit the Visit Ghent website.