The University of Twente is situated between Enschede and Hengelo and is within easy reach by public transport (train and bus) and by car.
The map below indicates our location on the campus. You can dowload a detailed map of the campus. with directions to our location.
By plane, train & bus
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 that goes straight to Enschede Central Station. The trip from Schiphol to Enschede takes about two hours. When you arrive at the train station in Enschede, take bus line 1 to 'Universiteit Twente'. There are several bus stops on the campus.
A second option: Switch trains in Hengelo and travel further with a regional train to station Enschede Drienerlo. This station is located at walking distance of the University of Twente main entrance (about 1 km).
Please see below for connecting busses:
- From Hengelo railway station take either bus 15 to Universiteit or bus 9 to Enschede (busses 17, 18, and 19 also pass the University)
- From Enschede railway station take either bus 1 to Universiteit or bus 9 to Hengelo
- From Enschede Drienerlo railway station take bus 1 to Universiteit.
Please plan your visit in detail via 9292 Travel planner.
From the A1 motorway, take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. Then take exit no.26 Enschede-West/Universiteit.Follow the signs Universiteit. If you use a navigation system, navigate to Drienerlolaan 5 in Enschede, Netherlands.