Point of arrival!
Your point of arrival is STATIONSSTRAAT 40 in the town of DUFFEL. It’s the area nearby the railway station of Duffel. From there it’s a 5 minute walk to the festival. It’s also the point of departure for the shuttle service.
The “Camping Parking Area” is A. STOCKETLAAN 122. It’s a 10 minute walk to the camping or festival. No trucks or vans allowed here because of limited clear height.
How to get there: train
Train: Rail to the festival! It’s super easy. There’s a direct train connection from Brussels and Antwerp every half hour. Last train on Friday to Antwerp or Mechelen/Brussels rails at 0:33am. Last train on Saturday to Antwerp and Mechelen/Brussels rails at o:28am. Plan your journey HERE
How to get there: bike
Longboard/bike: the festival area is located nearby a bicycle road (F1)that runs from Antwerp to Brussels. The railway station of Duffel is right on this track. More info could be found HERE
How to get there: coach
Coach: There’s a bus stop at the railway station. Plan your journey HERE
The closest airport is “Brussels Airport” in Zaventem with good train connections to Brakrock. The train station is located directly under the departures and arrivals halls, at level -1. It will take you 30 minutes. Plan your journey HERE
“Brussels South Charleroi Airport” in Charleroi is another option. Ryanair flies frequently to and from this airport. There are also good coach and train connections but it will take a bit longer to get at the festival. Plan your journey HERE
Loads of place to park the car and bike at the “railway station area”. It’s free of charge. It’s a 20 minute walk to the camping area. You can also take the Shuttle.
Shuttle Service from and to the camping areas. Point of departure is in front of the railway station (Stationsstraat 40). Timetable will be announced pretty soon.
Box Office Hours
The box/information office opens Friday at 4:30pm which is before the doors open to the venue. The box/information office will close the doors Friday at 11:30pm. Saturday 03/08 it opens at 11:30am and closes at the end of the day at 01:30am
Get information about “Lost & Found, facilities,…
There are several cashpoints close by the festival or Bancontact/ Payconiq service available at the festival site.
No ticket refunds. Changes to the programme are no reason for a full or partial refund of the festival ticket. The organiser accepts no responsibility in the case of events beyond its control.
First Aid post & Special Assistance
Hit us up HERE if you need special assistance (questions about accessibility for wheelchairs, health issues,…). We’ll make a plan to make your visit easy going.
Red Cross will take care of you. In case of sunshine, please bring sunscreen with you. Provide yourself with good shoes and rain wear in case of bad weather.
We love animals. So don’t bring them to the festival.
Children up to 14 years old free entrance when accompanied by an adult.
Dos and don’ts
Ecofest takes place in an awesome setting, with lots of amazing bands and people…and we like to keep it that way. Each from of discrimination and violence will be strongly condemned. There’s no place for racism, sexism, homophobia, fascism or any other uncool behavior at our festival! But of course you knew that already, didn’t you?
Don’t bring your own drinks to the festival area. Free water will be available upon request.
Bringing professional photographic, film or recording equipment, alcoholic drinks, glass, plastic bottles, cans, fireworks, weapons or sharp objects onto the festival site is prohibited. Also, for reasons of safety, you may not bring seating, folding chairs or similar with you. If you do they may be confiscated by security. Starting fires is strictly prohibited.