Trains from all directions (Amsterdam, Schiphol, Utrecht,Eindhoven, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Breda, Roosendaal, Arnhem, Nijmegen, etc) are arriving at the train station of Tilburg with a minimal frequency of two trains per hour. From the train station it's only a ten minute walk to most of the festival locations.
From Thursday to Saturday night there are night trains coming in and going out of Tilburg. Visitors coming from Helmond, Eindhoven, 's Hertogenbosch, Breda, Dordrecht, Rotterdam, Utrecht and other cities connected to the "nachtnet" can take a train back to their home once every hour during the night. This service starts when the regular trains stop around midnight, the service stops when the regular trainsschedule starts again, which is around 6 o'clock in the morning usually.
To the following directions on Monday to Wednesday:
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A58: When you're coming from the direction Breda, Eindhoven or Den Bosch, catch exit 10 (Tilburg/Hilvarenbeek) and follow the signs 'Tilburg Centrum' and 'Tilburg Centrum Noord'. You'll be in the city centre in a few minutes. There are several car parks in the center of the city where you can park your car safely.
A59: When you're coming from the directions Rotterdam or Den Bosch, go off the motorway on exit 37 (Waalwijk/Tilburg), and follow the A261 'till Tilburg. Go straight ahead at the roundabout and viaduct, then go left at the first traffic lights (follow the signs 'Station'). You'll pass the train station, that's the moment you're in the centre of the city.There are several car parks in the center of the city where you can park your car safely.
Warning: On Sunday September 21st, it's car free Sunday. The whole city center will be closed for cars. We’ve arranged special parking spaces at the main entranceways to Tilburg centre. Special, and environmental friendly, transportation brings you to the centre of Tilburg for free.
Tilburg is very well connected to the rest of Europe. You can choose between a lot of airports like
Eindhoven Airport (25 mins. by train)
Schiphol (90 minutes by train)
Maastricht Airport, (90 mins. by train)
Rotterdam Airport (60 mins. by train)
Dusseldorf (156 mins. by train)
If you want tot take a cab you can call Taxicentrale Midden-Brabant +31 (0)13 5838383. Regular cab fares in town are something like 10 euro.
There is also a special cab fare for airport cabs to Schiphol, which is only 75 euro.
The best way to discover Tilburg is by bike. Everything is quite close and within a 10 minutes ride you can find some beautiful nature.
Rent bikes at Tilburg Central Station. You only pay 6,50 euro a day. There are special rates if you are staying a week.
Book your ticket at the site. It's the cheapest way of getting around in Europe. Choose Breda, Eindhoven or Den Bosch. Buses stop at the main train stations. Den Bosch and Breda are 15 minutes by train from Tilburg. Eindhoven is 25 minutes.