The third International Workshop on Thermoacoustics will take place on the beautiful and green campus of the University of Twente. The University of Twente is the only campus university in the Netherlands and is situated on a former estate between the cities of Enschede and Hengelo, at the eastern border of The Netherlands.
The cities of Enschede and Hengelo can both be easily reached from Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport in approximately two hours by a direct train connection. Plan your trip on www.ns.nl.
To reach the campus from Enschede, you can use bus line 1 (to University of Twente, exit at stop UT/Hallenweg and in the weekend and evenings exit at stop UT/Calslaan) and bus line 9 (to Hengelo station, exit at stop UT/Kennispark). To reach the campus from Hengelo, you can use bus line 9 (to Enschede station, exit at stop UT/Kennispark).
Alternatively, you can switch trains in Hengelo to station “Enschede Drienerlo”. From this station, it is approximately a 15 minute walk to the main entrance of the university.
Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport is served by a good variety of international carriers. Furthermore, the airports of Eindhoven, Rotterdam, Münster and Düsseldorf can all be reached within a 2hr drive or by public transport.
From the A1 (E30) motorway, take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. Then take exit no.26 “Enschede-West/Universiteit”. Follow the signs “Universiteit”. There are a number of car parks on the university campus which are all free of charges.
There are two hotels located on, or nearby, the university campus and a number of hotels in the cities of Enschede and Hengelo.
At the university campus, the conference hotel “Drienerburght” is located. Please make your booking before September 25 to profit from rooms at a reduced rate of €75,- per night for a single room, and €90,- per night for a double room, both including breakfast. To make use of this offer, book through the hotel website and login with the access code “Thermo”.
Just outside the university grounds, hotel “De Broeierd” is located. More information and online reservations can be made through the hotel website.
When you prefer staying in the city center of Enschede, the “InterCityHotel” is a suggestion. This hotel is located close to the bus- and train station, both offering frequent connections to the workshop venue (see Travel information above). More information and online reservations can be made through the hotel website.
Tourist information about the city of Enschede as well as about the Twente region, can be found at the following websites:
University of Twente
7522 NB Enschede