European Cancer Congress 2013: Travel & Accommodation

The European Cancer Congress 2013 will be held at the Amsterdam RAI. Star Alliance is the official airline network and MCI Amsterdam is the chosen housing partner


Amsterdam RAI is easy to reach by both public transport or by car and has ample parking facilities on and outside its site. Amsterdam RAI is situated 8 minutes from Amsterdam’s city centre and 15 minutes from Schiphol Airport.

  • By train: station Amsterdam RAI
  • By tram, metro or bus: from Amsterdam Central Station: tram 4, metro 51. From Amstel railway station: metro 51 and bus 65. From Amsterdam Sloterdijk station: metro 50.
  • By car: The RAI is signposted on roads signs on the ring road after approaching Amsterdam from the A1 motorway (Amersfoort/Amsterdam), the A2 (Utrecht/Amsterdam) or the A4 (Den Haag [The Hague]/Amsterdam). Amsterdam RAI is situated right next to the ring road (Exit 9). The RAI’s car parks are signposted immediately after leaving the ring road.

Participants registered for the entire duration of the European Cancer Congress are entitled to one free public transport ticket giving access to public transport in Amsterdam during the Congress and are encouraged to use public transport as much as possible.