Maps and Directions for Rijksuniversiteit Groningen can be found HERE
The city of Groningen has excellent connections to all main airports and railway stations in the Netherlands. It is located in the northeast of the Netherlands, approximately 200 km from Amsterdam and 250 km from Bremen in Germany.
Find out more about this wonderful city:
Below you will find some useful websites with detailed information on travel to and within Groningen to consult for your visit to Groningen and the Innovate & Educate: Teaching & Learning Conference 2016 by Blackboard.
Groningen has an excellent public transport system. From its Central Station it only takes you several minutes to walk to the city centre. Just cross the Werkmanbridge connecting the station and the Groninger Museum. You can also take a bus or taxi. All buses depart from Groningen Central Station.
The public transport chip card ('OV-chipkaart') system has replaced the old paper ticket system.
The OV-chipkaart is used in all forms of public transport.
Check OV-reisinformatie for your travel information HERE
For information on local transport services HERE
Eurostar - Getting to the Netherlands by rail has never been easier.
NS - Trains from Amsterdam Central Station to Groningen Central Station.
Hotel accommodation is not included in your registration for the conference. You will need to book your chosen accommodation direct with the provider of your choice.
Below you will find hotels within a reasonable walking distance of University of Groningen
*Accommodation can booked through Groningen Congres Bureau offering special rate prices for all Delegates for #BbTLC16.
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