Route description


Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ottergemsesteenweg 460
9000 Gent

Route description

By public transport:

Parking facilities on campus are limited. Coming to the faculty by public transport is a comfortable and rapid alternative. From the Ghent St-Pieters station it is a 20-25 minutes’ walk to the faculty campus.

  • Tram 4 connects the Ghent St-Pieters station with the Ghent University Hospital (UZ). The tram terminus is located in the middle of the hospital, near the car park. There are two platforms, a comfortable waiting area, ticket machines and a timetable indicating the next tram. The faculty is on walking distance from the platforms (4 minutes). Walk to the direction of the main hospital entrance, the faculty is located at the other side of the roundabout. The roundabout pedestrian crossing is a little further to the left. At the roundabout, you can enter through the green gate and walk around the building to reach the main faculty entrance.

Coming either from the outskirts or from the center of the town, you can take the following buses or trams to (the vicinity of) the Ghent University Hospital and the faculty:

  • Tram 2: stop De Pintelaan (walking distance 10 minutes through the hospital)
  • Bus 5: stop UZ Zwijnaardsesteenweg (walking distance 7 minutes through the hospital)
  • Bus 8: stop Heymanslaan (walking distance 5 minutes, entrance via green gate)

Map out your route via the De Lijn website.


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