Getting here

How to reach The Tall Ships Races

We expect a lot of enthusiasts and thus big crowds during the event. Arrive in good time and check how to get here before you leave. Find the most efficient route at

Ideally, leave your car at home, and use public transport, a bike or scooter, or come on foot. Are you coming by bike? Then park your bike in one of the additional bike racks:

  • on Steenplein
  • at the MAS (Godefriduskaai and Laureiskaai)
  • at the Port House (Madrasstraat and Merantiskaai)

You can easily reach the event by foot or by public transport. You can also take The Waterbus. Attention: due to the fireworks, the Waterbus does not sail on saterday 23 July after 8pm!

Do you still want to drive in the city centre? Then check whether your car has access to Antwerp’s low-emission zone.