Tilburg University education

Travel to Tilburg University

During the Registration Day, Friday August 21, 2020, Tilburg University offers special assistance for students who arrive at Schiphol Airport or Eindhoven Airport. After a warm welcome by our Travel Assistance Team, your travel from these airports to Tilburg University will be easy and comfortable.

Tilburg University Travel Assistance
Travelling to the Netherlands from abroad


  • On Registration Day,  Friday August 21, 2020 
    • Airport service from: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Pick-up service from 'Tilburg Universiteit' train station: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Important note: the Travel Assistance is only arranged from Schiphol Airport and Eindhoven Airport. If you arrive at another airport, you will have to find your way to Tilburg University by yourself. Check the website for more information about how to travel to Tilburg University and travel planners.

What services do we offer (at Schiphol Airport and Eindhoven Airport)?

  • Welcome by our Tilburg University Travel Assistance Team.
  • Explanation and support with the purchase of train/bus tickets and 'Public transport-card' (OV-chip card).
  • Handout of your personal travel schedule to railway station 'Tilburg Universiteit'.
  • Escort you to trains/buses.
  • Latest update and information about Public transportation and the coronavirus and travelling by train with NS.

Download our flyer about public transport information

Schiphol Airport

At the sign 'meeting point' in the central hall. Our students will wear well recognizable t-shirts (purple) and we will make use of banners/flags with our logo on it.

Check the Schiphol Arrivals map

Schiphol meeting point
Eindhoven Airport meeting point

Eindhoven Airport

Eindhoven Airport just has one exit from the Arrival area. Our Travel Assistance Team will be waiting for you at the exit of this Arrival area (directly at the exit doors outside the building), also with well recognizable t-shirts (purple) and Welcome signs.

Check the Eindhoven Airport map

Pick-up service from 'Tilburg Universiteit' train station

You will be warmly welcomed at your arrival in Tilburg at the train station: ‘Tilburg University’ by student association I*ESN.  You and your luggage will be collected by minibus (if possible; otherwise on feet) and brought to your housing agency, the bus station, or taxi.

This service will only be offered during the Registration Day: between 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. 

    Traveling by train

    Tilburg train station
    Get your train ticket
    Airport connections

    More information about traveling to Tilburg University