how to get there?

practicial information

  • By train: Schiphol Train Station is located directly below the airport. The direct trains from Schiphol to Delft depart every half an hour and take about 40 minutes. You could buy an eticket online or buy a single-use smart card from the NS (Netherlands railway) service counter or a NS ticket machine, both located in the arrival hall. An anonymous OVchipkaart is a convenient option for multiple travel with the public transportation (train, bus, tram, metro, etc). Time table and travel fee by NS.  
  • By taxi: A taxi stand is located directly outside the arrival hall at Schiphol Airport. A one-way trip to Delft costs about €60.

The conference venue is located on the TU Delft Campus.  By taxi: The taxicab stand is next to the bus terminal.  By Bus: The bus terminal is just outside the train station. Bus 40, and 69 will take you to the conference venue ‘Aula TU Delft’.  On foot: It is a 25-minute walk from the train station to the conference venue.

TU Delft Campus is easy to reach by car via the A13 motorway exit 10 Delft Zuid/TU-wijk.

Parking on campus is free. Please bear in mind that parking on campus is in high demand. It may therefore be difficult to find a parking space. You are advised to travel to the campus by bicycle or public transport if possible.

The large on-campus car parks are well signposted on the campus ring road. There are several central car parks convenient for each building, but it is not possible to park right outside most buildings. You can walk from your parking space to your destination.

There are 400+ free parking spaces around the auditorium. These are signposted 'P-Aula'. Navigation: Van der Waalsweg.

Parking is only allowed in the designated parking areas. Please note that the city of Delft actively enforces the rules on the TU Delft Campus. Therefore, always park in a designated  parking spot. 

Buses cannot park on the Campus. In and around the centre of Delft there are parking places for coaches; see the website Parking for special vehicles: Touring Car Buses | ParkerenDelft

The whole country is well connected with public transportation. It is very convenient to travel by train from Delft to other cities such as Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Den Haag, Utrecht. 

You can plan your trip from A to B via public transportation on this site

Information for the trains can also be found here. An anonymous OV-chipkaart is a convenient option for multiple travel with public transportation (train, bus, tram, metro, etc.). You have to load travel credit onto such a card at a vending machine or ticket office. 

Delft is also well connected with Paris, Brussels, and some other European cities with international trains.

On the following website all the information you need for a visit to Delft: Tourist information .This website contains, among others, recommended restaurants, good places to have a drink and the hotspots you must see when staying in Delft.

Got more questions?

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Delft University of Technology Auditorium Conference Center
Mekelweg 5, 2628 CC Delft, Netherlands

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