WELCOME
MOST EASY WAY TO GET THERE
HOW TO GET AT THE CAMPING
LESS EASY WAY TO GET THERE
PAYMENT OPTIONS

Duffel is centrally located in Belgium, not too far from Brussels and very close to Mechelen and Antwerp. Mechelen and Lier are the nearest cities.  The gateway to Brakrock  is the railway station of Duffel (Stationsstraat 40). Directions over HERE

The gateway to Brakrock is the railway station of Duffel (Address: Stationsstraat 40). Directions over HERE. Please follow the rail – trail leading to Mechelen. Head to the left, right before crossing the railway bridge over the river. Then follow the dike – trail to Duffel. It’s only a short walk.Be green and come to Brakrock by bike. The festival area is located nearby a bicycle road (F1)that runs from Antwerp to Brussels. The railway station of Duffel is right on this track. You’re looking for a nice, fast, cycle route (Bicycle highway F1)? It’s only a short, car -free and illuminated bike ride from Antwerp and Mechelen. Routing over HERE . Go check out bike rental options over HERE.

  • The city of Lier has also a very good biking connection with Duffel. Routing (Bicycle highway F17) over HERE . Go check out bike rental options over HERE.
  • Brakrock is setting up a  bicycle park nearby the railway station. It’s within walking distance of the festival entrance. Cycle parking is free of charge and is under surveillance. Unfortunately there is no bike parking right before the entrance because of the short distance to the railway station.
  • It’s not possible to place your bike in front of the festival entrance. Otherwise you need to go back to the railway station to place your bike in the free, safe bicycle parking.Rail to the festival! It’s super easy.
  • The gate to the festival is the railway & coach station of Duffel.
  • There’s a direct train connection from Brussels and Antwerp every half hour.  Last train on Friday to Antwerp or Mechelen/Brussels rails at 0:33am.  Last train on Saturday to Antwerp and   Mechelen/Brussels rails at 0:28am.  Plan your journey HERE
  • There’s a bus stop nearby the railway station. Plan your journey HERE

Camp Brak is the official campsite of Brakrock for tents (not campers). Again, Your point of arrival is the railway station of Duffel (Stationsstraat 40), 2570 Duffel.  Walk and follow the road signs to Kruisstraat 74, Duffel. There’s no Kiss & Ride zone at the camping. So the railway station is the ending point of your vehicule.

 

 Have yourself dropped off and picked up at the Duffel railway station.

Carpool and use one of the many free public car parks in the area:

  • Parking of the railway station (Stationsstraat 40). Directions over HERE
  • Parking G. Van der Lindenlaan ( G. Van Der Lindenlaan). Directions over HERE. Its a ten- minute walk from here to the railway station.

Check out a list of taxi companies HERE or HERE. Uber service is not available in this area. A ride from Brakrock to Mechelen will cost you around 30 euro.

The closest airport is “Brussels Airport” in Zaventem with good train connections to Brakrock. The train station is located directly under the departures and arrivals halls, at level -1. It will take you 30 minutes. Plan your journey HERE
“Brussels South Charleroi Airport” in Charleroi is another option. Ryanair flies frequently to and from this airport. There are also good coach and train connections but it will take a bit longer to get at the festival. Plan your journey HERE

From the railway station, follow the rail – trail leading to Mechelen. Head to the left, right before crossing the railway bridge over the river. Then follow the dike – trail to the city center of Duffel.

Payments through bank or creditcard (Maestro/Mastercard/Visa) are accepted. You can also make mobile payments use the ‘Payconiq by Bancontact’ app.

There are several ATM’s available nearby the festivalgrounds. Cash payments are still an option as well.

FAQ'S

I cannot catch the train to Mechelen or Antwerp, because i want to check out the last train. What should i do?

Take or rent a bike! You’re looking for a nice, fast, cycle route (Bicycle highway F1)? It’s only a short, car -free and illuminated bike ride from Antwerp and Mechelen. Routing over HERE . Go check out bike rental options over HERE.

The city of Lier has also a very good biking connection with Duffel. Routing (Bicycle highway F17) over HERE . Go check out bike rental options over HERE.