Hasselt is easily accessible from all directions via a junction of important traffic routes. The Ethias Arena, together with the Ethias Theater, Expo Hasselt, Plopsa Indoor, Versuz, Bar Ristorante Crudo, Jumpsquare and The Park are located in Park H (new name of the Grenslandhallen site). Signposts can be found on the three Hasselt exits on the E313 Antwerp – Liège and on the main ring road around Hasselt. The easiest way to reach Park H is via exit 29 (Hasselt-Oost).
Large parking area
Never encounter any parking problems by parking in our large parking area. Just enter ‘Trichterheideweg’ in your GPS and you will be guided straight to the parking lots.
Parking lots A, B, C, D and E offer space for 2,720 cars.
When entering by car, take a ticket at the gates. Warning: if the light is red instead of green above certain barriers, it means that you can only get out. You pay for your parking ticket (5 euros) at the ATMs in the venue entrance with coins or with 5, 10 or 20 euros notes. You can pay before, after or even during the event. Your ticket remains valid for the duration of your visit.
Wheelchair users and holders of an EU standardized model of parking card for the disabled
Just in front of the Ethias Arena there are parking spots for wheelchair users and holders of an EU standardized model of parking card for the disabled. If you need help getting to the venue and back to the car park, please do not hesitate to contact one of our staff members. A strict control is maintained on these reserved spots. So please keep your EU parking card, ID and entrance ticket ready to show to our parking attendants.
Temporarily less mobile
Are you temporarily less mobile and not a holder of an EU parking card? If you want to use the reserved parking spots, you will need to inform our parking attendants, preferably with a doctor’s or other medical certificate as proof. Or you can also contact us in advance by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kiss & Ride
Dropping someone off at the Ethias Arena? A Kiss & Ride zone is yours to use at the beginning of the Trichterheideweg (near parking lot C) or at Gouverneur Verwilgensingel (near parking lot A). You can also drop off your passengers in our parking lot and make use of your one hour free parking!
Don’t miss the start of the event
Make sure you depart well ahead and be aware of any road constructions or possible traffic jams by listening to the radio or checking the following links:
In case of serious traffic issues in the surroundings of Park H or bad weather conditions, we’ll try to do our utmost to let the event start when the majority of the audience is inside.
Need a rental car? Call Europcar!
Are you looking for a rental car to travel to and from our venue? Our partner Europcar offers a wide variety of vehicles at very attractive rates.
Check out www.europcar.be for more information.
Close to the venue entrance, we have 48 bike parking racks available for those who would like to come by bike.
Keep it clean
We kindly request you not to litter the parking area nor the streets when leaving the venue. Thank you for your cooperation.
By train and bus
Keep in mind that returning home by train after an evening event is often not possible anymore. So please check in advance if a smooth travel homewards will be possible. Or you can try combining your outward journey with carpooling during your ride home.
A lot of buses travel to Park H from the train station in Hasselt. The bus stop ‘Hasselt-Provinciehuis’ on the Universiteitslaan is within walking distance of Park H. The following buses ride between the train and bus station and Park H:
City line H3 Stokrooie/Kiewit–Godsheide
Regional line 20a Hasselt-Lanaken/Maastricht
Regional line 36 Hasselt–Genk
Regional line 45 Hasselt–Maaseik/Maastricht