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BY PLANE


WHERE

Airport BRUSSELS ZAVENTEM (BRU) in Belgium and EINDHOVEN (EIN) in the Netherlands are located at a reasonable distance from Turnhout. 

(Other airports you could eventually also look into are Antwerp, Belgium and Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

WHEN

Before booking your plane tickets, read this:

  • try to ARRIVE on Sunday around noon, so you can enjoy our Sunday afternoon programme
  • when DEPARTING, consider that our first shuttle arrives at the airport after 17.30 (5.30pm), so fly out late on Tuesday evening to enjoy the conference to the fullest. 

BRUSSELS

ARRIVING @ BRUSSELS AIRPORT ZAVENTEM (BRU) - NOT BRUSSELS SOUTH (CRL)

* FRESH SHUTTLES: We offer a free FRESH shuttle service from the airport. On Sunday 13/10 the shuttle leaves ever hour from the morning until 22.00 (10.00 pm) CET. This shuttle is a complementary service for everyone with a ticket to the Conference.

* TRAIN: Leaves every half hour on Sundays to Turnhout. The train station at Brussels Airport (BRU) is located at level -1 of the airport terminal. Go to belgiantrain for the timetable and full details on the online sales of the train tickets. Tickets can also be purchased at the airport.

* TAXI: Located at the exit of the arrival hall. A single ride from Zaventem - Turnhout will take  +/- 1 hour.

* RENT A CAR: A rental car gives you the freedom to explore. At the airport you find several car rentals to prolong your stay and discover more of Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Bruges, etc.




EINDHOVEN (the NETHERLANDS)

ARRIVING @ AIRPORT EINDHOVEN (EIN)


* FRESH SHUTTLES: We offer a free FRESH shuttle service from the airport. On Sunday 13/10 the shuttle leaves ever hour from the morning until 22.00 (10.00 pm) CET. This shuttle is a complementary service for everyone with a ticket to the Conference.

* Taking a TAXI is an option if you are not taking advantage of our free FRESH shuttles. It will take you around 45 minutes to get to Turnhout. If you want to share a taxi with another FRESH participant, let us know. 

* RENT A CAR: A rental car gives you the freedom to explore. At the airport you find several car rentals to prolong your stay and discover more of Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Bruges, etc.




DEPARTING FRESH

After being re-FRESH-ed, take advantage of our free coach service.

Our coaches will leave Turnhout at

  • 16.00 to Brussels Airport Zaventem (BRU) - ETA 17.30 CET
  • 16.00 to Eindhoven Airport (EIN) - ETA 17.00 CET
  • 17.30 to Brussels Airport Zaventem (BRU) - ETA 19.30 CET