The University of Twente is located in the eastern part of The Netherlands, in the province of Overijssel.
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.
By car, From Germany
Option 1: From the German A30, cross the border and follow the motorway (Dutch A1). Take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. Option 2: From the German A31, follow the signs to Enschede. After crossing the border, stay on N35/A35.
Then on A35, take exit no.26 Enschede-West/Universiteit. Follow the signs Universiteit. If you use a navigation system, navigate to Drienerlolaan 5 in Enschede, Netherlands.
By plane to Schiphol (AMS)
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 or 9 to 'Universiteit Twente'. There are several bus stops on the campus. (Second option: Switch trains in Hengelo and travel further with a regional train to station Enschede Kennispark. This station is located at walking distance of the University of Twente main entrance (about 1 km).
Watch how do you get from Schiphol airport to the UT campus:
Take a train to Hengelo, Enschede or Enschede Kennispark. After that, follow the bus instructions below. Plan your journey.
By train, from Germany
Enschede has a German station connecting Enschede with Coesfeld, Münster and Dortmund. If you take one of these trains, follow the bus instructions below from Enschede to the UT. If you take the InterCity from Berlin to Amsterdam, your train will stop in Hengelo. From Hengelo, follow the bus instructions below.
From Hengelo railway station take bus 9 to Enschede (buses 17, 18, and 19 also pass the University).
From Enschede railway station take either bus 1 to Universiteit or bus 8 or 9 to Hengelo (buses pass the University).
From Enschede Kennispark railway station take bus 1 to Universiteit.