GETTING TO THE VENUE 

The meeting will be held at the Abbey Hotel Rolduc. It is situated in Kerkrade, 30 minutes from Maastricht which is the capital of the Dutch Province of Limburg.

 

Navigation address:

Abdij Hotel Rolduc

Heyendallaan 82

6464 EP Kerkrade

Nederland

 

Phone: +31 (0)45 54 66 888

Email: info@rolduc.com

 

Please find the different travel options below.

1. From Dusseldorf Airport (Germany)

2. From Schiphol Airport (The Netherlands)

3. From Brussels Airport (Belgium)

4. Public Transport from Maastricht CS to Abbey Hotel Rolduc

5. Custom made transfer / other options

 

For information about the OV-chipcard (The Netherlands payment system for public transport) , accommodation, and visa requirements click on the links.

 

All information can also be downloaded as PDF here.

1. FROM DUSSELDORF AIRPORT (GERMANY) 

Dusseldorf International Airport is the closest airport to Abbey Hotel Rolduc in Kerkrade. You can choose between the following traveling options:

 

ORGANISED TRANSPORT

You can use our FNPS organised taxi transfer. The taxi will bring you straight to Abbey Hotel Rolduc in Kerkrade. It takes approximately 1 hour to arrive at the venue. Costs are € 175,- for a single trip and can be shared with a maximum of 2 colleagues (i.e. € 58,33 per person). To arrange this transport we kindly refer you to the following link: https://shop.compoticketing.eu/us/shop/ticketshop/event/9C7D4B9C9C1B/1

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT (TRAIN)

From Dusseldorf Flughafen take a train to Dusseldorf Hbf. It’s the main station of Dusseldorf. From there, take a train to Herzogenrath. The train ride takes around 1.5 hours. From Herzogenrath train station it’s 7 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes walking to Abbey Hotel Rolduc.

 

Please use one of the following numbers to book a taxi in advance:

Jacobs Travel: +31 43 601 38 77

Rolduc Kerkrade Reception: +31 45 546 68 88

2. FROM SCHIPHOL AIRPORT (THE NETHERLANDS) 

Schiphol Airport is the main airport of the Netherlands. After arriving at Schiphol Airport you can choose from the following traveling options:

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT (TRAIN TO MAASTRICHT CS)

Every 15 minutes a train departs from Schiphol to Maastricht Central Station (CS), travel time is about 2.5 hours. For up to date departure times please have a look at https://9292.nl/en or https://www.ns.nl/en. These are the most common Dutch travel planners.

 

At Maastricht CS you can take one of our organised FNPS shuttle services to the venue. The shuttle bus ride takes approximately 30 minutes.

Costs are € 25,- for a single trip per person.

 

Shuttle times are as follows:

  • 23-6 at 3.00 PM
  • 23-6 at 6.00 PM
  • 23-6 at 9.00 PM
  • 24-6 at 11.00 AM
  • 24-6 at 1.00 PM
  • 24-6 at 3.00 PM

 

Returns (from venue to train station)

  • 27-6 at 09.00 AM
  • 27-6 at 11.00 AM
  • 27-6 at 1.00 PM
  • 27-6 at 3.00 PM

 

Please note that the shuttle service has to be booked in advance via this link: https://shop.compoticketing.eu/us/shop/ticketshop/event/9C7D4B9C9C1B/1

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT FROM MAASTRICHT TO ABBEY HOTEL ROLDUC

Although it will cost about 1.5 hours, public transportation to the Abbey Hotel Rolduc by public transport, it is also an option. We recommend to plan your trip from Maastricht CS to Abbey Hotel Rolduc via: https://9292.nl/en. It’s the most common Dutch travel planner and has up to date times.

 

You have to fill in: ‘from’ Maastricht Station and ‘to’ Heyendallaan 82, Kerkrade.

Estimated costs are € 8,-

3. FROM BRUSSELS AIRPORT (BELGIUM) 

Brussels Airport is the biggest airport in Belgium. If you arrive at Brussels Airport, you can choose from the following options:

 

ORGANISED TRANSPORT

You can use our FNPS organised taxi transfer. The taxi will bring you straight to Abbey Hotel Rolduc in Kerkrade. It takes approximately 2 hours to arrive at the venue. Costs are € 175,- for a single trip and can be shared with a maximum of 2 colleagues (i.e. € 58,33 per person). To arrange this transport we kindly refer you to the following link: https://shop.compoticketing.eu/us/shop/ticketshop/event/9C7D4B9C9C1B/1

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT (TRAIN TO MAASTRICHT CS)

Another option is to take a train from Brussels Airport to Maastricht Central Station (CS). It takes approximately 1.5 hours to arrive at Maastricht.

 

At Maastricht CS you can take one of our organised shuttle services to the venue. The shuttle bus ride takes approximately 30 minutes.

 

Shuttle times are as follows:

  • 23-6 at 3.00 PM
  • 23-6 at 6.00 PM
  • 23-6 at 9.00 PM
  • 24-6 at 11.00 AM
  • 24-6 at 1.00 PM
  • 24-6 at 3.00 PM

 

Returns (from venue to train station)

  • 27-6 at 09.00 AM
  • 27-6 at 11.00 AM
  • 27-6 at 1.00 PM
  • 27-6 at 3.00 PM

 

Please note that the shuttle service has to be booked in advance via this link:

https://shop.compoticketing.eu/us/shop/ticketshop/event/9C7D4B9C9C1B/1

4. PUBLIC TRANSPORT FROM MAASTRICHT TO ABBEY HOTEL ROLDUC 

Although it will cost about 1.5 hours, public transportation to the Abbey Hotel Rolduc by public transport, it is also an option. We recommend to plan your trip from Maastricht CS to Abbey Hotel Rolduc via: https://9292.nl/en. It’s the most common Dutch travel planner and has up to date times.

 

You have to fill in: ‘from’ Maastricht Station and ‘to’ Heyendallaan 82, Kerkrade.

Estimated costs are € 8,-

 

If you bought an anonymous OV-chipcard (Dutch payment system for public transport) you can use this in the trains and buses. You could also buy a single ticket at the train station or in the buses (some buses only accept cash payments). Please go to http://www.fnps2018.nl/ov-chip-card for more information about the OV-chipcard.

5. CUSTOM MADE TRIP / OTHER OPTIONS 

Please contact our travel company for all other options or a custom made transfer to the venue via email to transportation@jacobs-travel.com. Don't forget to mention the transportation is needed for FNPS 2018.

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SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMMME

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IMPORTANT DEADLINES

Registration open from 1 March 2018

Extended abstract submission deadline 15 May 2018

Notification oral/poster 15 May 2018

Public Transport in the Netherlands

If you would like to use the public transport during your stay in the Netherlands you can use the planner down here. You can also download the app 9292ov in Google Play or in the App store

Conference secretariat

Klinkhamer Group | meeting services

Maastricht, the Netherlands

E: info@fnps2018.nl

T: +31 (0)43-36 27 008