Getting to the World Forum

Transport within the Netherlands

Delegations will be required to make their own local transport arrangements, both from the airport to their hotels, and for the duration of their stay in The Hague.
By public transport

The World Forum can be reached by trams #1 or #16, or by bus #21. Public transport in The Hague region is provided by transit company HTM ( On the website the Lijnennetkaart (route map) provides a good overview of all routes, timetables, street names, and public and tourist locations.

Single-journey ticket

Single-journey bus or tram tickets may be purchased with cash from the bus or tram driver. Buying a single ticket is easy but always more expensive than travelling with the “OV-chipkaart” card.

Multiple-journey card (“OV-chipkaart”)

The OV-chipkaart, valid for travel on buses, trains and trams may be purchased from the main reception desk at the World Forum or from tobacco shops, newsstands, post offices or the HTM ticket office at major train stations.

From The Hague Centraal Station (CS)

Take tram #16 and alight at the “Statenplein” stop, or take tram #1 and alight at the “World Forum” stop.

From The Hague Hollands Spoor Station (HS)

Take tram #16 and alight at the “Statenplein” stop, or take tram #1 and alight at the “World Forum” stop.

From Scheveningen Take tram #1 or bus #21 and alight at the “World Forum” stop.

By car

From Utrecht/Amsterdam

Follow the A12 to Den Haag. The A12 changes to the Utrechtsebaan. At the end, turn left at the traffic lights to the Zuid Hollandlaan. Turn right at the next traffic lights to the Koningskade, which changes to the Raamweg. After passing under the fly-over, immediately take the first right. Follow the bend to the Hubertus Viaduct and continue straight along the Prof B.M. Teldersweg which changes to the Johan de Wittlaan. Follow the signs to World Forum Convention Center.

From Amsterdam/Leiden

Follow the A44, in the direction of Centrum Den Haag/ Scheveningen. The A44 changes successively to the N44, the Benoordenhoutseweg and the Zuid Hollandlaan. Further, as mentioned above.

From Rotterdam

Coming from the A13, follow at traffic intersection Ypenburg the signs in the direction of Amsterdam (A4). At the Prins Clausplein, follow the signs Den Haag/Voorburg. Pass over the viaduct, follow the signs to Den Haag and continue on the Utrechtsebaan. Further, as mentioned above.

Car Rental Companies

Avis Car Rental
Tel:+31 (0)88 284 7070

Stern Rent
Tel: +31 (0)70 382 0609


Hertz Autoverhuur Den Haag
Tel:+31 (0)70 381 8989
Fax: +31 (0)70 385 4033

Köhler Auto Rent
Tel:+31 (0)70 380 9094
Fax:+31 (0)70 380 9967