Coming to FACTS by car? Then read these traffic and parking warnings!

Coming to FACTS by car? Then there are a few things you should know:

 

  1. DAMPOORT

An important traffic point in Ghent city will be closed off for renovations.

https://stad.gent/mobiliteit-openbare-werken/nieuws-evenementen/onderhoudswerken-aan-dampoort-en-r40-van-4-tot-16-april

 

  1. E40 & E17

Two of the main highways to Flanders Expo might experience some slow traffic due to construction.

https://wegenenverkeer.be/werken/e40-merelbeke-2-nieuwe-bruggen-en-geluidsschermen

https://wegenenverkeer.be/werken/e17-de-pinte-nieuw-op-en-afrittencomplex

  1. FACTS PARKING

In previous editions, the FACTS parkings were usually full between 11.00h and 12.00h.

If you plan on coming by car around noon, then keep an eye on the FACTS Facebook page for the ‘Full Parking announcement’ or try to find an alternative. We’ve listed a few below!

 

ALTERNATIVES FOR CARS

  1. COMIC CON CARPOOL

We’ve built a Facebook group for people who are looking for a ride close to home. Get together and make the trip to FACTS as cool as the visit to FACTS!

  1. USE TRAM 1 FOR FREE!

You can use Tram 1 for free upon presentation of your FACTS ticket! Tram 1 starts at train station Ghent Sint-Pieters and stops at Flanders Expo. Just follow the stream of cosplayers and you’ll be fine!