Transport to The Hague and World Forum

By air

The international airports of Amsterdam and Rotterdam The Hague are just short distances away from The Hague. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol can be reached by car in approximately 30 minutes and by public transport in about 45 minutes. A total of around 150 European airports and more than 100 intercontinental airports operate direct connections to Amsterdam, with more than 3,500 flights a week. 

For business travellers visiting The Hague from abroad, flying to Rotterdam-The Hague Airport is another convenient option, with the airport located only around 20 minutes from the city by car and approximately 45 minutes by public transport. The fast check-in and check-out procedures enable travellers to save time. The airport operates scheduled services to and from a wide range of European destinations. 

The airlines of SkyTeam, Official Alliance Network for our event, offer attractive airfares for participants.  SkyTeam comprises 20 leading international airlines: Aeroflot, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Aeroméxico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Middle East Airlines, Saudia, TAROM, Vietnam Airlines and Xiamen Air, serving 1,052 destinations in 177 countries with over 16,323 flights daily. To book your travel now, visit the SkyTeam website (click here) and enter the IAHR 2015 World Congress Event ID: 2894S. 

By train

The Hague has two international and well-equipped train stations. Trains from Hollands Spoor Station leave for Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Belgium and France. Trains for Utrecht and Germany leave from The Hague Central Station. Both train stations operate a direct service to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. For more information on travelling, tickets and prices, please visit the transport website.

By tram

From The Hague Central Station (CS) take tram no. 17 to World Forum. You get off at the Statenplein stop (5 minutes’ walk).
From The Hague Hollands Spoor (HS) take tram no. 17 (get off at the Statenplein stop, 5 minutes’ walk) or take tram no. 1. (get off at the World Forum stop).


The World Forum is easily accessible and has its own parking facilities. Exit tickets can be purchased at the machines in the parking garage (payment per hour). No cash payments possible. The height of the parking garage is 2.00 meters.

More information on World Forum accessibility you will find on their website.