Flanders Modelling Festival - Practical Info

How to reach Hoboken?

Public Transport

  • Tramway 24 from Koningin Astridplein in the centre of Antwerp, direction Hoboken. Alight at the corner of Gemeentestraat and Van Wesenbekestraat.

By car, coming from the E19/E34 (The Netherlands) or from the E313 (Liege/Hasselt) 

  • Follow Ring R1, direction GENT (Ghent), up to the Kennedy tunnel.
  • Just before the tunnel, take exit 5A ANTWERPEN-CENTRUM/SCHELDE/HOBOKEN.
  • Follow HOBOKEN/SINGEL to the end of the road, where you turn to the right. At the first traffic lights, turn again to the right. Crossing over the Ring, you follow the signs direction HOBOKEN.
  • At the second traffic lights you turn to the left and you follow the signs BRUSSEL/BOOM A12. Attention, follow the Jan Devoslei above ground. Do not drive into the tunnel.
  • This Jan Devoslei merges with the Boomse Steenweg. Follow below and parallel with the crossover. Do not drive on the crossover.
  • About three kilometers further, at the traffic lights with the R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan, you turn to the right (follow the orange sign OMLEIDING direction HOBOKEN).
  • On this R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan you take the second road to the right (after the crematorium at your left and before the yellow sign with red trim indicating HOBOKEN ANTWERPEN at your right).
  • Follow this Albert Einsteinlaan to the end and turn to the left, into the Salesianenlaan. Look for a spot to park the car and follow the signs.

By car, coming from the E17 or A14 (Ostend/Ghent/Courtrai/Lille/Zeebruges)

  • Immediately after the Kennedy tunnel (direction ANTWERP), you take exit 5A at ANTWERPEN-CENTRUM (ZUID)/A12 BOOM/HOBOKEN.
  • At the fork you follow A12 BOOM/HOBOKEN. Attention, follow the Jan Devoslei above the ground. Do not drive into the tunnel.
  • This Jan Devoslei merges with the Boomse Steenweg. Follow below and parallel with the crossover. Do not drive on the crossover.
  • About three kilometers further, at the traffic lights with the R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan, you turn to the right (follow the orange sign OMLEIDING direction HOBOKEN).
  • On this R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan you take the second road to the right (after the crematorium at your left and before the yellow sign with red trim indicating HOBOKEN ANTWERPEN at your right).
  • Follow this Albert Einsteinlaan to the end and turn to the left, into the Salesianenlaan. Look for a spot to park the car and follow the signs.

By car, coming from the E19 (Brussels via Mechelen)

  • Nearing the Craeybeckx tunnel, be sure to take exit 6 before entering the tunnel.
  • At the fork keep to the left, to drive a bit further on down the Krijgsbaan, direction HOBOKEN.
  • Follow this road(R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan) direction HOBOKEN.
  • On this R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan, after the crossing with the A12 under the crossover, you take the second road to the right (after the crematorium at your left and before the yellow sign with red trim indicating HOBOKEN ANTWERPEN at your right).
  • Follow this Albert Einsteinlaan to the end and turn to the left, into the Salesianenlaan. Look for a spot to park the car and follow the signs.

By car, comng from the A12 (Brussels via Boom)

  • Approaching the town of Wilrijk, you will have to pay attention. Take an exit to the right hand side traffic lane and keep following this lane, do not take the crossover at the end of the A12.
  • Under the crossover, at the traffic lights with a small white sign at your left indicating CREMATORIUM, turn left into the R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan and follow direction HOBOKEN.
  • On this R11/Juul Moretuslei/Krijgsbaan you take the second road to the right (after the crematorium at your left and before the yellow sign with red trim indicating HOBOKEN ANTWERPEN at your right).
  • Follow this Albert Einsteinlaan to the end and turn to the left, into the Salesianenlaan. Look for a spot to park the car and follow the signs.


Where to stay?

Clean, budget priced hotels are

Hotel Rubenshof
Amerikalei 115-117
B-2000 Antwerpen
Belgium 

+32(0)3/237.07.89

www.rubenshof.be

Hotel Granducale
Sint-Vincentiusstraat 3 
B-2000 Antwerpen 
Belgium

+32(0)3/239.37.24 

www.granducale.be

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