Practical info

Here is everything you need to know when preparing a visit to NTGent. How to get to one of our venues, how we make them accessible for you and where to go when you want to have drink (or bite).

How to get there

Where should you be?

Where should you be?

Public transport

NTGent's venues are easy to reach by public transport.

NTGent's venues are easy to reach by public transport.

NTGent’s venues are easy to reach by public transport. Look for the simplest route on the route-planner provided by De Lijn. Trams run until about 11 pm every day and after that the bus will take you home up to 1 in the morning. 

Find out how to get there through delijn.be

Bicycle

Use the Stad Gent’s bicycle route-planner to find the simplest route.

Use the Stad Gent’s bicycle route-planner to find the simplest route.

For those who live in Ghent, the various NTGent venues are extremely easy to reach by bicycle. Use the Stad Gent’s bicycle route-planner to find the simplest route from your starting point to the venue: fietsrouteplanner.gentfietst.be

There are several covered bicycle parks at various places in Ghent:

- near the main theatre: the Korenmarkt bicycle park under Sint-Michielsbrug has room for 210 bikes. You enter from Pakhuisstraat next to the former post office building. The Braunplein bicycle park below the market hall (Stadshal) has room for 80 bikes.

- near the Minardschouwburg: at Vooruit in Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat there is a covered and guarded bicycle park for 400 bikes on two levels.

Where to park

Check your closest car parks.

Check your closest car parks.

For the main NTGent theatre, Arca and Minnemeers, these are the closest car parks:

Car Park 1: Vrijdagmarkt
Car Park 2: Reep
Car Park 7: Sint-Michiels

For the Minardschouwburg, the best car parks are:

Car Park 10: Sint-Pietersplein
Car Park 3: Zuid
Car Park 5: Kouter

Roadworks and traffic plan

There are currently lots of roadworks in and around Ghent. The most important roadworks can be found on a map on the Stad Gent website. It’s a good idea to check it before starting out in your car:

https://stad.gent/mobiliteit

A traffic plan has been in force in Ghent since April 2017. Google Maps, Waze, OpenStreetMap and other route-planners take it into account.

Roadworks and traffic plan

There are currently lots of roadworks in and around Ghent.

There are currently lots of roadworks in and around Ghent.

The most important roadworks can be found on a map on the Stad Gent website. It’s a good idea to check it before starting out in your car:

https://stad.gent/mobiliteit

A traffic plan has been in force in Ghent since April 2017. Google Maps, Waze, OpenStreetMap and other route-planners take it into account.