Directions to ILVO

Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan 92
9820 Merelbeke

Map Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan Merelbeke

Interactive map Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan, Merelbeke

Attention: the map above isn't adapted yet to the new traffic situation.

By public transport

The nearest large railway station is Gent-Sint-Pieters. In front of the railway station, take bus 43 “Gent Blaaremeersen – Caritas – Bottelare” to Lemberge (a small village with only one stop). Turn left onto Burgemeester van Gansberghelaan, in the direction of Melle. ILVO's Van Gansberghelaan buildings are located 250 meters from the bus stop.

By car

Via the E40 from Brussels: leave the motorway at exit 16 (Merelbeke). Follow the signs for “Faculteit Diergeneeskunde” (Faculty of Veterinary Science). Take the bridge over the E40 motorway. At the first roundabout (the entrance of the Faculteit Diergeneeskunde) drive ahead along the Salisburylaan and then take the first left to Lemberge. Look for the church on your left, and then take the first left toward Gontrode. You are now on the Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan. Each building is clearly marked with an ILVO sign.

Via the E40 from Ghent: or as an alternative route from Brussels, leave the E40 motorway at exit 16 (Merelbeke). At the first roundabout drive ahead along the Salisburylaan and then take the first left to Lemberge. Look for the church on your left, and then take the first left toward Gontrode. You are now on the Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan. Each building is clearly marked with an ILVO sign.

From the E17: follow signs for the R4 at the Destelbergen exit. Take the R4 in the direction Wetteren / E40 Brussel. Take the E40 motorway, direction Brussels. Leave the E40 motorway at exit 16 (Merelbeke). At the first roundabout drive ahead along the Salisburylaan and then take the first left to Lemberge. Look for the church on your left, and then take the first left toward Gontrode. You are now on the Burgemeester Van Gansberghelaan. Each building is clearly marked with an ILVO sign.