Getting There - Van Abbemuseum

By car

Eindhoven is situated at the junction of the A2 and A67 motorways. No matter how you approach the city, head to the city centre and follow the signs to the Car Park 'Stadskantoor/Van Abbemuseum', Car Park Stadhuisplein, Heuvelgalerie, or De Lage Landen car park, which are all a 5-minute walk away from the Van Abbemuseum. These are the most convenient places to park your car. For more information on public car parks in Eindhoven, their rates and opening hours, please visit the website of the Tourist Information Office ('VVV Eindhoven') at (select 'transport').

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By rail

Every half hour, Dutch Railways operates city-to-city links from Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam to Eindhoven. The Van Abbemuseum is a 10-minute walk from the train station through the pedestrian-only city centre. A Tourist Information Office (VVV) is located next to the station. For Dutch Railways travel times, please visit their website at

On foot

From the train station it's a ten-minute walk to the Van Abbemuseum through the pedestrianised area of the inner city.

Local public transport buses

The bus station is located next to the Eindhoven Centraal train station. Bus line 1 (in the direction of Philips Campus/Waalre) will take you directly to the Van Abbemuseum within 10 minutes. Get off the bus at the 'Stadhuisplein' stop. At the south side of the train station there are taxi's.

By air

A growing number of people are becoming aware that Eindhoven has good air connections with Paris, London and Amsterdam. The new Eindhoven airport is situated only fifteen minutes from the city centre. There is a regular daily service between Eindhoven and Amsterdam, Rotterdam, London Heathrow, London Stansted, Birmingham, Manchester, Hamburg and Paris. For flight informationl, please visit the website
It is also possible to use one of the larger airports in the region. The travel time from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Brussels Airport and Düsseldorf International Airport to Eindhoven is under 90 minutes.

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