Travel information


If you come to the University of Twente by car or public transportation, please check directions.

If you come to the University of Twente by air:  

Take a plane to Schiphol Airport (= Amsterdam Airport ), then take a direct train from Schiphol to the city of Hengelo.

Train departures (final destination Enschede) are seven minutes to the hour (there is another train seven minutes to the half hour; you then have to switch in Amersfoort , the train to Hengelo/Enschede is waiting at the other side of the platform). Note that this train does not pass through Amsterdam Central Station and takes a little more than two hours to arrive in Hengelo.

In Hengelo you can take a taxi, a train taxi or a local bus to the University (approx. 10 minutes). 
Your final stop is conference centre and conference hotel "Drienerburght" on the campus of the University.


For your hotel, follow the link to a campus map. The “Drienerburght” is no. 44 on the map.

Information on the University of Twente can be found at

To plan your journey by train you can use The Dutch Railway planner.