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The 13th UCPSS Symposium will be held at the Casino of Knokke-Heist, Belgium
 
Knokke-Heist is situated at the coast of Belgium and known for its wonderful beach, architecture and the nature reserve 'Het Zwin'. 
 
Find out more about Knokke here.

 

How to get there
 

By Car

Knokke-Heist is easily accessible by car via the major E34 and E40 routes.

Travelling from the Netherlands

FROM THE DIRECTION OF ZEELAND
Knokke-Heist is accessible from Zeeland via the Western Scheldt tunnel. The tunnel, which is 6.6 km long, is subject to a 5-euro toll charge for a standard car. Prices vary depending on the type of vehicle. In Terneuzen, follow the A62 heading in the direction of Zelzate to join the E34 leading to Knokke-Heist.

FROM THE DIRECTION OF AMSTERDAM-BREDA
Knokke-Heist can be reached from Amsterdam or Breda via the E19 heading in the direction of Antwerp. On the Antwerp ring road, take the exit for the E34 (direction Bruges-Zelzate) and proceed toward Knokke-Heist.

Travelling from Luxembourg

To reach Knokke-Heist from Luxembourg, follow the A6 heading in the direction of Brussels and join the ring road around Brussels (R1). Take the exit for the E40 heading in the direction of Ghent and stay on this motorway until you reach Aalter.
Take the exit for Aalter and stay on this road until you reach the E34 leading to Knokke-Heist.

Travelling from Germany

FROM THE DIRECTION OF EINDHOVEN
In Eindhoven, follow the A67 heading in the direction of Antwerp. On the Antwerp ring road, take the exit for the E34 (direction Bruges-Zelzate) and proceed toward Knokke-Heist.

FROM THE DIRECTION OF AACHEN-KÖLN
Follow the E314 heading in the direction of Maastricht and then join the E313 towards Antwerp. On the Antwerp ring road, take the exit for the E34 (direction Bruges-Zelzate) heading in the direction of Knokke-Heist.

Travelling from France

FROM THE DIRECTION OF PARIS-LILLE
Knokke-Heist can be reached from Paris or Lille via the E17 heading in the direction of Courtrai. When you reach Aalbeke, take the exit leading to Bruges-Roeselare (E403). At the end of this road, you will join the ring road around Bruges. Continue heading in the direction of Zeebrugge (N31). Take the N348 leading to Knokke-Heist.

FROM THE DIRECTION OF NORD-PAS-DE-CALAIS
In Calais, follow the A16 heading in the direction of Dunkirk and then join the E40 leading to Bruges. Take the exit Brugge-Zeebrugge and continue along this road heading in the direction of Zeebrugge. Take the N348 towards Knokke-Heist.

Travelling from the UK

In the UK, in Folkestone, take the shuttle to Calais (35 minutes).  In Calais, follow the A16 heading in the direction of Dunkirk and then join the E40 leading to Bruges. Take the exit Brugge-Zeebrugge and continue along this road heading in the direction of Zeebrugge. Take the N348 towards Knokke-Heist.

By Train

Trains run every hour from Knokke-Heist via Bruges to all major cities of Belgium. Find the timetable here

By Plane

Knokke-Heist is located approximately 70 minutes away (by car) from Zaventem Brussels Airport and 2 hours from Brussels Charleroi South.
Knokke-Heist is also easily accessible from three other Belgian airports (Ostend, Antwerp and Liège).