Sunday 14 July 2019 // Festivalpark, Werchter
Sunday 14 July 2019 // Festivalpark, Werchter

How to get there?

Where is Werchter?

The festival park is located alongside the Haachtsesteenweg in Werchter (Belgium), not too far from Brussels (30 km) and close to Leuven (15 km).

By bicycle

Be green, be healthy and come to Werchter by bike! You'll be here in a heartbeat. You can park your bike in one of our cycle parks nearby.

Park & bike

You would like to bike to Werchter, but the distance is a bit too large? Choose park & bike! Bring your bicycle in/on the car and park your car on one of the free parksites located a bit further away from the festival. Continue your journey by bike and park your bicycle on one of the supervised bicycle parks near the festival.

More info will be available later.

By public transport

More info will be available on this page later.

By car

Drivers are recommended to take the more direct route to the festival from their point of departure. That way, arrivals and departures will be more spread and there will be less traffic jams. Follow the signposts and put out the GPS if you don’t want to get lost! From the highway, you will be directed to the nearest available car park.

More info will be available later.

Kiss & ride

Want to avoid traffic jams near the festival? Have yourself dropped off and picked up at the Leuven train station. You can park for free during 30 minutes on the P1 Parking (Martelarenlaan). A festival shuttle bus will take you to the festival. See 'By bus' for more info.

For those living in the vicinity of the festival, a few kiss & ride zones are located nearby. Follow the signposting 'kiss & ride'. You can only stop for a quick load-in or load-out. Parking on the kiss & ride zone is not allowed. Please keep in mind the roads to the kiss & ride zones might be congested!

Parking for motorcycles, scooters and mopeds

Parking your motorcycle, scooter or moped is possible on specific parksites. More info will be available later.

By touring car / coach

If you're heading for Werchter in your own coach, we recommended you to sign up via werchter@sceltamobility.be. You will receive detailed directions and your parking space for the coach will be reserved.

By airplane

Belgium is easily reached by airplane. From Brussels Airport (BRU), direct train connections take you to Leuven. Also from Charleroi Airport (CRL), Leuven is easily reached by train. A convenient route planner for public transport in Belgium can be found here.

Brussels Airport (Zaventem)

More info on www.brusselsairport.be

The train station is on the ground floor (level -1) of the airport. There are two trains to Leuven every hour. At Leuven station you can take the De Lijn special shuttle service, which provides a permanent link between Werchter Festival park and Leuven railway station.

Brussels South Airport (Charleroi)

More info on www.charleroi-airport.com

Bus line A links the airport to Charerloi-Sud train station. Since there is no direct train to Leuven it is best to take a train to Brussel-Noord. There you can change for Leuven. At Leuven station you can take the De Lijn special shuttle service, which provides a permanent link between Werchter Festival park and Leuven railway station.

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