Did you get to your destination quickly or did you have to queue? Before you leave, check the traffic situation on the highways or view planned road works thanks to the news from the Flanders Traffic Center.
Due to the works on the Oosterweel connection, it is temporarily more difficult to reach us. Inform yourself here about the current situation and the impact on your route or scan the QR code below:
Work is currently underway on the Oosterweel link. Therefore, it is advisable to use a traffic app, such as Waze, Google maps or others every time you visit us.
You can park for free in the streets around the Goes OogCentrum.
Are you coming by bike from Antwerp Central Station?
The station is about 3.5 kilometers from the eye center. View the bicycle plan here.
Do you prefer public transport from Antwerp Central Station?
Walk from the station to the Rooseveltplaats ( walking plan ). At the bus station Rooseveltplaats, take bus 36 in the direction of Linkeroever. After 10 minutes, get off at the 'Antwerp Vuylstekelaan' stop.
At the station you can also take trams 3, 5, 9 or 15 in the direction of Linkeroever/Zwijndrecht.
Trams 9 and 15 can be found in the station at the 'Diamant' stop. With tram 3 and 5 you get on at the stop 'Astrid' on the Astridplein. After 10 minutes you get off at the stop 'Halewijnlaan'.
Goes OogCentrum is easy to reach by bike.
If you come from the center of Antwerp, you can go through the Sint-Anna tunnel from the right to the left bank. When you come out of the tunnel, you will cycle past Frederik Van Eedenplein. At the intersection with Blancefloerlaan, turn right into Halewijnlaan. Cross the intersection with Charles de Costerlaan and take the first street on the left. You can also easily reach Goes OogCentrum on foot.
The Eye Center is located near bicycle junction 27 of the cycling junction network.
View the exact location of this junction on the Fietsnet website
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With line 36 you get off at the stop 'antwerp vuylstekelaan'.
This stop is located at the OogCentrum Goes.
With line 89 you get off at the stop 'antwerp waaslandtunnel'.
This is 400 meters from the Eye Center Goes.
Cross the intersection with Charles de Costerlaan. Then take the first street on the left.
With lines 3, 5, 9, 15, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 87, 93, 95, 97, 99 and 99s you get off at the stop 'antwerp halewijn'.
This stop is 1 kilometer from the OogCentrum Goes.
Walk into Halewijnlaan and cross the intersection with Charles de Costerlaan. Then take the first street on the left.
Are there disruptions or diversions on your route?
You can find these quickly and easily on the De Lijn website. Enter your city of departure and then select your line. You now get an overview of the malfunctions on the entered line. Is your start and end stop not in the list? Then the information will not affect your travel route.
Not from around? No problem. You can spend the night carefree and make your visit more pleasant. An overnight stay is of course possible near the eye center itself. Discover the possibilities!
BED & BREAKFAST
This B&B is located in the heart of Antwerp, within walking distance of the Grote Markt and close to the tram.
You can also book directly via Booking.com under b&b atelier20.
This modern B&B is located in the middle of the old center of Antwerp. You can also book this b&b via Booking.com under b&b feek@home.
Hotel Julien, also located in the old city center, also offers you the opportunity for a wellness moment.
You can also book via Booking.com
Jules Bordetstraat 5, 2018 Antwerpen
5 star hotel near the well known restaurant The Jane
Holiday Inn Express Antwerpen
This chain is located at Italiëlei 2a, close to the Eilandje and public transport. If you would book your room here, it is best to ask for a room at the back, because this gives you a view of the Bonaparte Dock.
You can also book via Booking.com.
Park Inn Astridplein
Park Inn hotel Astridplein is located in the middle of the diamond district. This hotel is located opposite the main train station and only 300 m from the bus stop.