Venue & Travel


Venue Info


Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp
Koningin Astridplein 20
Antwerpen, Belgium
Telephone: +32 3 224 89 06

This year’s event will take place at the Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp. Information on conference hotel blocks will be available Spring 2019.

Hotel Info


Please note, rooms will most likely sell out in advance of the room block close dates listed below. We encourage you to book early to secure a room at the conference rate.

Conference room block information will be available in Spring 2019.

Important: The Linux Foundation will never reach out to attendees by phone to make hotel reservations for our conferences. Please be advised that the most secure way to book in our discounted room block is by using the direct booking like provided above, or by calling the hotel directly. If you do receive a phone call from someone claiming to be with The Linux Foundation or the hotel and they attempt to sell you a hotel room, please email us at

If you have any questions related to the room block or conference hotel, please email the events team at



Airport Information

  • Antwerp Airport is located only 15 minutes outside the city center (note they have limited flights daily).
  • Brussels International Airport is a 30 – 40-minute drive to Antwerp’s city center. Flanders Meeting & Convention Center is located directly next to the main Antwerp train station (Antwerp Central Station). There are direct trains from Brussels International Airport to Antwerp Central Station multiple times a day.
Public Transportation

The Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp is located next to Antwerp Central Station. All information, timetables, and fares can be found on the NMBS website.


Visitors of the Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp get a special discount at the Parking Station ZOO and Parking Breidel.

Parking Station ZOO: €4 for a day ticket
Parking Breidel: 50% discount on normal hourly rate

Make sure you have an attendant at Flanders Meeting & Convention Center validate your parking ticket to receive this discount.

A good number of car parks are available in the immediate vicinity of Flanders. Electronic signposts announce the location of car parks and free spaces (purple zone).

Parking Astridplein
Parking De Keyser
Parking Diamant
Parking Roosevelt



Looking for suggestions on fun things to do? Interested in learning a bit more about the destination? Check back in Spring 2019 for a list of our favorite things to do and see!