How to get to the congress venue

From Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Noordwijk ESA ESTEC
The easiest way to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to ESA ESTEC Noordwijk is by taxi shuttle service provided by Taxi Brouwer. You can make a reservation on their website.

From Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Noordwijk ESA ESTEC

Schiphol train station is located within the airport. Trains for Leiden depart from platform 5 or 6. The costs for a single fare Schiphol Station – Leiden Central Station is € 6.90 for 2nd class and € 11.73 for 1st class. From Schiphol Airport, it takes about 21 minutes to get to Leiden Central Station. Once you walk out of the station, take the bus number 430 to ESA ESTEC Noordwijk with Arriva R-NET. The bus departs from platform D. Click here for the walking route from Leiden Central station to the bus station of Leiden Central Station. To plan your journey by train, please go to NS or to plan your journey by bus from Leiden Central Station, please go to

Driving instructions by car & parking

The ESA ESTEC is well situated and reachable by car. ESTEC is located at the southern tip of Noordwijk. Coming from Den Haag (The Hague), take the A44 motorway in the direction Amsterdam/Wassenaar and exit at ‘Leiden’ (exit 8). Follow the N206 in the direction Katwijk and Haarlem. Take the exit ‘Katwijk Noord’. From there follow the signs ‘ESA Estec’ (small white traffic signs). From Amsterdam, take the A4 in the direction Den Haag-Rotterdam, then at the junction follow the A44. Take exit 6, Noordwijk-Voorhout, continue to Noordwijk and from there, follow the signs ‘ESA Estec’. There are several parking facilities around the ESA ESTEC.