The Westergasfabriek is located in the Westerpark, which is a car-free environment. To find the best way to get to the Westergasfabriek, read more about accessibility, parking and public transport, or for other practical information, click here.
By Car or Public Transport
From the A10 ring road: take exit S103/S104 (Haarlem) and drive towards the centre on Haarlemmerweg. You will see the Westergasfabriek on the left-hand side.
From Schiphol: take the A4 in the direction of Amsterdam (ring A10) and take exit S103 via the Haarlemmerweg towards the city centre; you will see the Westergasfabriek on the left-hand side.
Getting to the Westergasfabriek is easy using public transport from Amsterdam Centraal Station. Simply take bus 21 and get off at the Van Hallstraat/Westergasfabriek stop. In the night you can take bus 283 form and to Central Station at bus stop Van Limburg Stirumstraat.
Travelling from the centre? Then take tram 5 and get out at Van Limburg Stirumplein or at Hallstraat/Westergasfabriek.
There are various parking options close to the Westergasfabriek and the Westerpark. For example, you can go to Q-Park Westergasfabriek at Van Bleiswijkstraat or to the car park Willemspoort at Haarlemmerplein. Q-park Westergasfabriek is located within walking distance of the Westergasfabriek, it’s open 24 hours a day and has 480 parking spaces. You can also find inexpensive parking at the car park at Willemspoort.
Westergasfabriek works closely with the Municipality of Amsterdam. It’s only a few minutes’ walk from Willemspoort car park to the west entrance of the site. The Municipality of Amsterdam also has extensive experience in helping to organise event parking. They’ll be happy work together with you and consider your ideas, such as extra parking capacity, assistance/supervision and shuttle services.
Westergasfabriek’s business clients can purchase discount vouchers for Q-park Westergasfabriek through the Westergasfabriek. The voucher cards can be ordered up to ten days before an event date from the Westergasfabriek account manager. The address and prices of Q-park Westergasfabriek and other car parks can be found below:
Van Bleiswijkstraat 8
Located opposite the Westergasfabriek
Price: €2 per 33 minutes / €30 per day
Haarlemmer Houttuinen 549
15 minutes’ walking distance
Price: €0.50 per 7 minutes / €47.50 per day
ParkBee – Westerpark
15 minutes walking distance/5 minutes away by bus 21 (get out at Westergasfabriek stop)
Price: off-peak €1.75 per hour / peak €2 per hour / €12.50 per day
*Check out available parking spaces live
*Reservations possible from 48 hours in advance
*ParkBee locations are only accessible with the Parkmobile and Park-line apps
Shuttle Service using A1 Golf Cart Rental
Have you ever thought of a shuttle service with golf carts? Transport your event guests with a shuttle service from the car park to the Westergasfabriek. This can be done with A1 Golf Cart rental. Specialising in transporting people and/or goods with electric golf carts, they have an extensive vehicle fleet which means they can provide the mobility you need for your event.
It is also possible to fix up a golf cart with various advertising messages so you can create the ultimate brand experience during the event. A1 will happily work together with you to ensure that visitors have an unforgettable day from beginning to end.