The University of Twente is located in the eastern part of The Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel.
The campus of the University of Twente is based in the Twente region, between the cities of Hengelo and Enschede. The central address of the UT campus is Drienerlolaan 5, Enschede. Addresses of specific buildings can be found on the address list.
One faculty and one master's have a different location: the ITC faculty is located in the city centre of Enschede and the Master's in Environmental & Energy Management is offered in Leeuwarden, in the province of Friesland.
Enter the address Drienerlolaan 5, Enschede as a destination in the navigation system to drive to the campus of the University of Twente.
If you travel by plane, usually you fly into Schiphol (AMS), 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 the city of Enschede, take bus line 1 to get off at one of the several bus stops on campus. Buses 8 or 9 will stop at the main entrance of the University Twente. Second option: Switch trains in the city of Hengelo and travel further with a regional train to station Enschede Kennispark. This station is located within walking distance of the University of Twente main entrance (about 1 km). You could also take bus 1 to the university and get off at one of the stops on the campus.
How do you get from Schiphol airport to the UT campus by plane, train and bus? Watch the video:
By train and bus
The UT campus is easily accessible by train and bus. Take a train to one of the train stations Hengelo, Enschede or Enschede Kennispark and follow the bus instructions below.
Renting a shared bicycle
Between the bus and train stations in Enschede and the campus, you can use the GoAbout App for Android and iOS to hire a shared bicycle or car. The Nederlandse Spoorwegen also offers this service by renting a bicycle (OV-fiets in Dutch)