General Directions upon arrival


Enschede is located WITHIN EASY REACH OF INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS:

The University of Twente is located between Enschede and Hengelo, in the eastern part of The Netherlands.

BY PLANE

Travel by plane can be arranged via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

BY TRAIN

Take a train to Hengelo, Enschede or Enschede Kennispark. Continue by bus.

From Schiphol to Enschede/ Hengelo:  


Route Examples
General View
  • Take the train at Schiphol Airport train station (track 3) towards Enschede.
  • The direct train to Enschede departs at 36 past the hour and arrives at Station Enschede after 2 hours and 10 minutes.
Detailed view
  • The train via Amersfoort departs at 6 past the hour, switch trains at Amersfoort (from track 1 to track 2) and take the train towards Enschede.
  • Plan your route using Google Maps or use the website 9292.nl.
  • If you stay in Hengelo, leave the train at Station Hengelo.

By car

From the A1 motorway, take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. Then take exit no. 26A Enschede- West/Universiteit. Follow the signs Universiteit. If you use a navigation system, navigate to Drienerlolaan 5 in Enschede, Netherlands.

THE MAIN PART OF THE PROGRAMME WILL TAKE PLACE AT BUILDING 'DE HORST' OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE

The symposium takes place in the Oosthorst of the Horst building.

(see map below)


BY BUS


Bus routes
From Hengelo to University of Twente (Horst building):
  • You can take bus 9 from Station Hengelo towards Enschede CS and get off at UT/Westerbegraafplaats,
  • or take bus 8 from Station Hengelo towards Enschede CS and get off at UT/Hoofdingang (walk 10 min.)
  • You can plan your route using Google Maps or 9292.nl (buses 17, 18, and 19 also pass the University).
From Enschede to University of Twente (Horst building):
  • You can take bus 9 from Station Enschede towards Hengelo CS and get off at UT/Westerbegraafplaats,
  • take bus 8 from Station Enschede towards Hengelo Noord and get off at UT/Westerbegraafplaats,
  • or take bus 1 from Station Enschede towards UT/Langenkampweg and get off at UT/De Zul.
  • It is not far to walk from any of these bus stations. Again, plan your route using Google Maps or 9292.nl


Nearby reference points
From U-Park to de Horst building

Here are the routes that you can take to arrive at the Horst building.

It is a 7 minutes walk

From UT/Westerbegraafplaats to Horst

Here are the routes that you can take to arrive at the Horst building.

It is a 7 minutes walk


From Enschede Kennispark railway station:
- Take the nr 1 bus to "Universiteit"


WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS

At the University of Twente, you will be able to access the Internet via our wireless Eduroam network. Internet access is possible anywhere on the campus of the University. Please use your own Eduroam account for this purpose, for guests without an Eduroam account other networks are available as well.