Address and accessibility

The House of Alijn is located in the historic heart of Ghent, near the Vrijdagmarkt and the Gravensteen.

HOUSE OF ALIJN

Kraanlei 65, 9000 Ghent

info@huisvanalijn.be

T +32 (0)9 235 80 00

Plan your route

Train - Tram - Bus

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Gent-Dampoort Station: take bus line 3 (platform under viaduct) to the Sint-Jacobs - Vlasmarkt stop. Walk to the Vrijdagmarkt, in the direction of Patershol. Cross the Zuivelbrugje bridge and turn left into Kraanlei.

Gent Sint-Pieters Station: take tram line 1 to the Gravensteen (Veerleplein) stop. Follow the Kraanlei along the water. After 200 metres, you will see the Huis van Alijn on your left.

Bike

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Plan your cycle route with the cycle route planner. There are bike parking facilities in the street.

Car

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Take into account the circulation plan of the city of Ghent. The Huis van Alijn is in the pedestrian zone of the centre. From 2020, there will also be a low-emission zone in the centre.

Parking: the nearest car park is P1 Vrijdagmarkt (paid parking). You can also use the free Park&Ride on the outskirts of the city and travel into the centre by public transport.

Coach

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Take into account the circulation plan of the city of Ghent. The Huis van Alijn is in the pedestrian zone of the centre.

Parking: no coaches are allowed to park in the centre of Ghent. Parking max. 30 mins at the Kiss & Ride on the Bijlokesite (Godshuizenlaan and Bijlokekaai) and Gent Dampoort station or longer-stay parking at Gent-Dampoort station (paid parking) and Yachtdreef (free).

Boat

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The hop on hop off water tram operates from 01.04 to 01.11 every Saturday and Sunday. The nearest stop is Gravensteen. This stop is on Kraanlei, near the museum. Have you got a City Card? If so, the hop on hop off is included.

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