How to get there – calculate the smartest route
On foot or by bike
Going on foot is an excellent choice for those who are living or working in the close proximity of Stadsschouwburg Antwerpen. No traffic delays and no parking problems.
Like cycling? Make use of the Antwerp city bikes.
By tram or by bus
Stadsschouwburg Antwerpen is situated in the heart of the city. Take a tram or bus to the stops Rubenslei, Teniers or premetro station Meir.
Please note that the premetro station Opera is closed till October 2019 due to renovation works. Please use the stops Meir, Astrid ou Diamant.
The closest train stop is Antwerpen Centraal, where you can easily transfer on various trams and buses. Keep in mind that returning home by train after an evening event is often not possible anymore. So please check in advance if a smooth travel homewards will be possible. Or you can try combining your outward journey with carpooling during your ride home.
Stadsschouwburg Antwerpen is situated at Theaterplein 1, 2000 Antwerp. The parking lot Stadsschouwburg is situated under the theatre. It is open from 8 a.m. till 2 am (drive away 24 to 24 hours). This parking lot can be reached via Stoopstraat. The main entry is via Meistraat 4, 2000 Antwerp.
A payment terminal for your parking ticket (only for Interparking Stadsschouwburg) is available in our foyer. Payment is only possible with Bancontact and Visa.
Other Interparking lots:
- Interparking Inno: Hopland 45, 2000 Antwerp
- Interparking Horta: Hopland 24, 2000 Antwerp
- Interparking Hopland: Hopland (38)40, 2000 Antwerp
Or make use of parking lot Arenberg: Oudevaartplaats 2-4, 2000 Antwerp.
Markets on Saturday and Sunday
If you come to the theatre on weekends, take into account the markets that take place on and around the Theaterplein. On Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. there is the Exotic Market (not on public holidays). On Sundays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (until 2 p.m. in summer) there is the Vogelenmarkt (Bird Market; also on public holidays). Info
Low Emission Zone (LEZ)
Since 1 February 2017, the entire city centre of Antwerp and part of Linkeroever are a Low Emission Zone where the most polluting cars are no longer welcome. The Low Emission Zone is indicated with its own traffic sign. Further information
Do you drive a car that does not comply with the conditions and is not eligible for a temporary permit, but do you want to enter the Low Emission Zone anyway? Then you can purchase an LEZ day pass maximum eight times a year. This pass is available online or can be purchased from the parking meters in the city centre.
Road works in the city
Please check slimnaarantwerpen.be for more information on the road works in the city.
Road works on the way to Antwerp: Oosterweel link
Works have started on Linkeroever (left Scheldt bank) for the construction of the Oosterweel link that will close the R1 ring road around Antwerp. Visitors coming via E17 Ghent-Kortrijk and E34 Knokke should be aware of possible delays. More information
Don’t miss the start of the event
Make sure you leave on time and be aware of any road constructions or possible traffic jams by listening to the radio or checking the following links:
We cannot guarantee latecomers that they will still be able to attend the first part of the show.
Need a rental car? Call Europcar!
Are you looking for a rental car to travel to and from our venue? Our partner Europcar offers a wide variety of vehicles at very attractive rates.
Check out www.europcar.be for more information.