Transportation to Enschede (University of Twente)
The following car rental companies all operate out of Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt. From the A1 motorway, take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. If you want to drive directly to the Gallery (conference location) then take exit no.26 Enschede-West/Universiteit. Follow the signs Universiteit. There is a car park in front of the Gallery which is free of charge.
If you come by plane, usually you fly into Schiphol, the largest airport in the Netherlands, close to Amsterdam. There is an intercity train from Schiphol Airport that goes straight to Enschede Central Station. The trip from Schiphol to Enschede takes about two hours. From Dusseldorf Airport it takes about 4 hours by train to Hengelo railway station. You can switch trains in Hengelo and travel further with a regional train to Enschede Central Station or to the railway station ‘Kennispark Enschede’.
Take a train to Enschede Central Station or Kennispark Enschede railway station, then follow the bus instructions below.
To find train schedules, use the NS train journey planner (www.ns.nl)
From Enschede Central Station take either bus 1 to ‘Universiteit’ or bus 9 to Hengelo.
From Kennispark Enschede railway station take bus 1 to ‘Universiteit’.
From Hengelo railway station take either bus 15 to ‘Universiteit’, or bus 8 or 9 to Enschede.
For all public transport schedules, see http://9292.nl/en.