The conference will be held at the Space Research and Technology Centre of the European Space Agency (ESA/ESTEC), located 35km south-west of Amsterdam International Airport.

By airplane

From Schiphol airport (, either take a taxi to ESTEC (30 min), or a train to Leiden (20 min) and then the number 30 bus (see train directions above) (30 min.), or rent car.

By train

From Leiden Centraal Station, take the number 30 bus to Katwijk. The bus stops in front of the ESTEC entrance gate. Please note that this bus leaves four times an hour during peak periods and twice an hour during normal hours. Journey time is approx. 30 minutes.

Visiting address

European Space & Technology Centre
Keplerlaan 1
2201AZ Noordwijk
The Netherlands

Generale phone numbers

T: +31 (0)71 5656565
F: +31 (0)71 5656040

Additional information online

The following URLs containing useful information about Noordwijk may be helpful. Please note that ESA accepts no responsibility for the contents of these sites.

Noordwijk Information

Information on Noordwijk, please consult the Tourist Office website:

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