68th Dutch
Astronomy Conference

Lommel (B), May 15-17, 2013

Travel

Approximate train and car travel times to Lommel (Belgium) and Eindhoven (NL) according to Google Maps and NS/NMBS schedule for Wednesday 14 November 2012 (please check most accurate travel information shortly before your departure).

Lattitude and longitude for Center Parcs Vossemeren: 51.25542, 5.32739
More information on Center Parcs Vossemeren
Address: De Vossemeren, Elzen 145, 3920 Lommel

Note that there is a public transport bus connection from Lommel train station to Center Parcs but you have to reserve a seat on the bus beforehand (+32 11 850 300).

If sufficient interest is indicated (via the registration form!) we will reserve a bus to transport participants of the NAC 2013 to the Center Parcs from Lommel and/or Eindhoven train station. The bus will leave Einhoven station at 11:45 and Lommel station at 11:30 on Wednesday 15th of May. A return bus after the NAC will leave on Friday afternoon at approximately 15:00h (to be confirmed) to bring participants to Lommel or Eindhoven train stations.

Average travel times to Lommel or Eindhoven(hours)
OriginTrainCar
Groningen ~5 1/2 (Lommel) or ~3 (Eindhoven) ~3
Amsterdam ~3 1/2 (Lommel) or ~1 1/2 (Eindhoven) ~2
Leiden ~3 (Lommel) or ~2 (Eindhoven) ~2
Nijmegen ~3 1/2 (Lommel) or ~1 (Eindhoven)~1 1/2
Utrecht ~3 1/4 (Lommel) or ~1 (Eindhoven)~1 3/4
Gent ~2 (Lommel) ~1 1/2
Leuven ~2 1/4 (Lommel) or ~2 1/2 (Eindhoven) ~1
Luik ~2 1/2 (Lommel) or ~2 (Eindhoven) ~1 1/4
Brussel ~1 3/4 (Lommel) ~1 1/2

Groningen / Assen -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Groningen
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~5 1/2 hours)
5:44 Groningen Gouda 8:03
8:22 Gouda Rotterdam Centraal 8:40
8:55 Rotterdam CentraalAntwerpen Centraal 10:00
10:13Antwerpen CentraalLommel 11:19
Option 2 (~3 hours)
8:07 Groningen Amersfoort 9:52
9:54 Amersfoort Utrecht Centraal 10:09
10:23Utrecht Centraal Eindhoven 11:14

Amsterdam -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Amsterdam Centraal
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~3 1/2 hours)
7:46Amsterdam CentraalAntwerpen Centraal10:00
10:13Antwerpen CentraalLommel11:19
Option 2 (~1 1/2 hour)
10:08Amsterdam CentraalEindhoven11:29

Leiden -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Leiden Centraal
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~3 hours)
8:19Leiden CentraalRotterdam Centraal8:52
8:55Rotterdam CentraalAntwerpen Centraal10:00
10:13Antwerpen CentraalLommel11:19
Option 2 (~2 hours)
9:34Leiden CentraalDen Haag HS9:45
9:57Den Haag HSEindhoven11:30

Nijmegen -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Nijmegen
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~3 1/2 hours)
07:48NijmegenRoosendaal09:11
09:34RoosendaalAntwerpen Centraal10:00
10:13Antwerpen CentraalLommel11:19
Option 2 (~1 hour)
10:22Nijmegen's-Hertogenbosch11:03
11:09's-HertogenboschEindhoven11:29

Utrecht -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Utrecht Centraal
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~3 1/4 hours)
8:02Utrecht CentraalRotterdam Centraal08:40
8:55Rotterdam CentraalAntwerpen Centraal10:00
10:13Antwerpen CentraalLommel11:19
Option 2 (~1 hour)
10:38Utrecht CentraalEindhoven11:29

Gent -> Lommel

From Gent-Sint-Pieters
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~2 hours)
9:16Gent-Sint-PietersAntwerpen-Berchem10:02
10:19Antwerpen-BerchemLommel11:19

Leuven -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Leuven
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~2 hours)
9:29LeuvenAntwerpen-Berchem10:12
10:19Antwerpen-BerchemLommel11:19
Option 2 (~2 1/2 hours)
8:26LeuvenLuik-Guillemins9:00
9:10Luik-GuilleminsMaastricht9:43
9:56MaastrichtEindhoven10:59

Luik -> Lommel/Eindhoven

From Liege-Guillemins (Luik)
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~2 1/2 hours)
8:41Luik-GuilleminsBrussel-Noord9:27
9:47Brussel-NoordHerentals10:39
10:48HerentalsLommel11:19
Option 2 (~2 hours)
9:10Luik-GuilleminsMaastricht9:43
9:56MaastrichtEindhoven10:59

Brussel -> Lommel

From Brussel Centraal
DepartureArrival
Option 1 (~1 3/4 hours)
9:42Brussel-CentraalHerentals10:39
10:48HerentalsLommel11:19
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