Accessibility

The city of Ghent also has an extensive range of hotels and accommodation in various price categories. The attractive city centre of Ghent can also be recommended for accommodation. The journey from the city centre to Flanders Expo can be done by car or public transport. You need to allow about 10 minutes. For information about hotels in Ghent you can also visit the web site www.visitgent.be.

Accessibility

By car

Flanders Expo is located near exit 14 of the E40 motorway (Brussels-Ostend). If you come to Ghent via the E17 motorway (Antwerp-Kortrijk), you take the turning at the Zwijnaarde interchange for the E40 in the direction of Ostend and then take exit 14.
There is plenty of parking in the immediate vicinity. There are various car parks around the trade fair complex, which together provide space for 4,500 vehicles.

By train

Flanders Expo is also easily accessible by train. The nearest station is Gent Sint-Pieters. From there, you have easy access to Flanders expo by public transport. Tram line 1 takes you to the tram stop on the premises of Flanders Expo within twenty minutes. Similarly, a taxi takes you to Flanders Expo in 5 to 10 minutes.

By plane

The nearest airport is Brussels Airport (68km). From the (underground) metro train station at the airport you can take direct trains to Gent Sint-Pieters whence you can soon reach the show via tram or taxi.
Other airports in the vicinity include Lille, Northern France, which is 82km away and the Charleroi airport (110km) from where Ryanair flies to scores of European destinations.