AMS is located on De Boogkeers 5 in 2000 Antwerp. We have NO PARKING LOT but there are many other clever ways to reach us. You can easily plan your journey using the route planner of ‘Slim naar Antwerpen’.
Are you coming by bicycle?
If you come by bicycle, you can use our underground bicycle parking with charging stations for your electric bicycle, the entrance is located on Vleminckveld street. A shower is available.
Map out your route with this route planner. AMS is located close to bicycle junction 58 (F1). From Linkeroever you can use the bicycle tunnel or the Sint-Anna ferry to reach Rechteroever.
If you come by Velo-fiets, the nearest Velo stations are 084-Elzenveld (F2) and 073-Maarschalk Gérard (F3).
Other options are Blue Bike and Cloud Bike.
Are you coming by public transport?
To reach AMS, you take the train to Antwerp-Central station (O1).
From there you reach AMS after a 20-minute walk or an 8-minute bicycle ride. You can also take the tram: From the station, follow the indications to metro station Diamant (O2). There you take tram 9 or tram 15 in the direction of Linkeroever and get off at the Meir (O3) stop, from where it is a 7-minute walk to AMS.
Visitors coming from East and West Flanders can get off at the station Antwerpen-Zuid. In Antwerpen-Zuid you can take tram 4 in the direction of Groenplaats to the Mechelseplein (O6) stop or tram 10 in the direction of Wijnegem to the Nationale Bank (O5) stop.
Take the tram to one of the tram stops near AMS. More information on timetables and itineraries can be found on the website of De Lijn. The nearest tram stops are:
- stop Meir (03): Tram 3, Tram 15, Tram 5 and Tram 9
- stop Mechelseplein (O6): Tram 4, Tram 7
- stop Nationale Bank (O5): Tram 8 and Tram 10
Here you will find the latest schedules of De Lijn in the column on the right-hand side.
Before you get on the tram, buy an M-ticket with the De Lijn app. An M-ticket costs €1.80 and is valid for 1 hour. Or send the text “DL” to 4884. This text message ticket is valid for 1 hour on all De Lijn trams and busses and costs €2.15.
Via the river Scheldt
Are you coming by car?
Our advice is to park for free at one of the Park & Rides around the city and take the tram to the Meir (O3) stop. More information on P+R areas can be found here. Below you will find an overview of all the P+R areas with a direct connection to a stop in the vicinity of AMS.
- 3: P+R Merksem – P+R Melsele (stop Meir) (O3)
- 5: P+R Linkeroever – Wijnegem (stop Meir) (O3)
- 9: P+R Linkeroever – P+R Wommelgem (stop Meir) (O3)
- 15: P+R Linkeroever – P+R Boechout (stop Meir) (O3)
- 10: P+R Schoonselhof – Wijnegem (stop Nationale Bank) (O5)
Are you taking the car to get to AMS? We do not have a private parking lot. In the streets around AMS there is paid parking, from Monday to Saturday, from 9 am to 7 pm. The paid public parking lots closest to AMS are: Oudaan (A1), Nationale Bank (A2) or Arenberg (A3). All the information on paid parking lots can be found here.
Roadworks are currently being undertaken in the center of Antwerp and around AMS. An overview of all roadworks in Antwerp can be found on www.slimnaarantwerpen.be/en/roadworks.
AMS is located in a low emission zone, avoid fines and always check your vehicle on www.slimnaarantwerpen.be/en/LEZ