How to reach ELIS

From Brussels airport to Ghent 

  • by train

There are frequent trains from Brussels airport to Gent (mostly with a change of trains in Brussels). 


Exit at station GENT ST-PIETERS
travel time: about 1 hour
2nd class: 15,20 EUR / 1st class: 20,70 EUR
more info via the website of NMBS.
On YouTube: From Brussels National Airport towards Ghent Sint-Pieters

  • by taxi
    about 160 EUR


From station GENT ST-PIETERS to ELIS

  • By bus

Routeplanner: public transportation in Ghent

Trains arrive at St-Pieters station in Gent.  Busses from the station to ELIS:


Bus Nr. Direction to take Platform
49 Herzele or Geraardsbergen Station 10
70 Zwijnaarde Vogelheide 6
71 Nazareth Dorp 6
72 Merelbeke Molenhoek 6


Get off after approximately 10 minutes, at the stop "Bollebergen" (next to the Don Bosco secondary school). From this stop, you still have a walk of 5 minutes ahead across the "Technologiepark".


  • Shuttle Service

    There is free shuttle service (KEOLIS) between the St-Pieters station in Gent and the Technology Park.  Shuttle busses Gebouwigent4from Keolis leave from a bus stop at the back of the train station (side of track 12) and go directly to the campus.  When boarding the bus, tell the driver you're a visitor for the university. There are 4 stops in the Technologypark - the last stop (AA Tower) is the closest to our offices. (see map).  The busses run every weekday from 7:30 to 9:30 and from 16:30 to 18:30 and run every 15 minutes.


  • Taxi


    • By car 

    Take a look at the Circulation Plan, a  digital map providing you with the different sections Ghent City Center, parkings, park-and-rides and much more. It also shows bike routes and public transportation.

    Circulation plan





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