Car – P1
Suikerfabriek / Suikerlaan 20 Groningen
We advise to take the ‘Ring West’ (ring road West) of Groningen and follow the signs ‘P Zweedse Kerstmarkt’ or exit 17. When reaching the location, follow the parking route on the surrounding terrain (especially designed for the Zweedse Kerstmarkt). Our traffic control team will help you with a smile to a spot to park your car. The address: Suikerlaan 20, Groningen (link).
Car – P2 [including free bus transfer]
Advise! Especially for visitors from the A7 from direction Marum, Drachten and Heerenveen
Outsmart traffic. Navigate to P+R Hoogkerk (link). From there, take the free bus transfer and within 10 minutes you enter the Sugar Factory (Suikerfabriek). The bus transfer back to P+R Hoogkerk departs from the same place.
P+R Hoogkerk (towards Suikerfabriek): from 9.45 uur every 15 minutes, with three exceptions: 11.30h, 14.00h and 14.45h
Suikerfabriek, Energieweg (back to P+R Hoogkerk): from 10.00 uur every 15 minutes, with three exceptions: 11.30h, 14.15h and 15.00h
By bike or walking
We advise to navigate to the address Energieweg 9, Groningen (link). When reaching that location, you can cross the canal by the bridge and follow the signs to the main entrance at the front of the building. Bicycles can be parked by the bridge.
By public transport
Take busline 8 from Groningen Central Station to bus stop “Hoendiep/Meubelboulevard” (just ask the busdriver, he will help you). The Sugar Factory (Suikerfabriek) is only a 3 minute walk. Navigate to Energieweg 9 (link), cross the bridge and follow the signs to the main entrance at the front of the building.