The International Week on MNT fro Space will be held in ESTEC, located in Noordwijk, The Netherlands.

European Space Research & Technology Centre
Keplerlaan 1
Postbus 299
2200 AG Noordwijk (The Netherlands)

If you want to get in touch with ESTEC via ESA, please send your question to

General number +31 (0)71 565 6565
Communications Office +31 (0)71 565 3006
Hotel desk +31 (0)71 565 5858
Travel desk +31 (0)71 565 8030
Conference bureau +31 (0)71 565 5056

How to get to ESTEC

By car: ESTEC is located at the southern tip of Noordwijk. Coming from Den Haag (The Hague), take the A44 motorway in the direction Amsterdam/Wassenaar and exit at 'Leiden' (exit 8). Follow the N206 in the direction Katwijk and Haarlem. Take the exit 'Katwijk Noord'. From there follow the signs 'ESA Estec' (small white traffic signs).

From Amsterdam, take the A4 in the direction Den Haag-Rotterdam, then at the junction follow the A44. Take the exit Noordwijk-Voorhout, continue to Noordwijk and from there, follow the signs 'ESA Estec'.

By train: From Leiden Central station, take bus 32 to Katwijk. It stops in front of the entrance gate of ESTEC (the journey takes about 30 minutes). Please note that this bus leaves twice an hour during rush-hour periods and only once hourly during normal hours.

By air: From Schiphol airport, either take a taxi to ESTEC (30 minutes), or a train to Leiden (15 minutes) and then bus number 32 (30 minutes). With a rental car, follow the instructions above from Amsterdam.