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The Main Square Festival takes place in the Citadel of Arras, General De Gaulle’s Boulevard, Arras in the Nord – Pas-de-Calais. The area is located in the heart of the city.

The city of Arras is a crossroad in the heart of Europe. It is located halfway between Paris, Brussels and London. There are many ways to come to the city. Thanks to the following info, you will be able to choose your best one.

But to be free and easy, without traffic-jam or troubles to park, we encourage you to use public transportation to come to the festival ground.

 

Rendez-nous visite en train, bus & covoiturage !

Trouvez votre trajet pour venir danser au Main Square Festival en comparant et combinant train, bus et covoiturage avec notre partenaire Tictactrip. Cliquez ICI, pour comparer les trajets.

By choosing train, you think green and your mind is completely free. No traffic-jam, no problem to park, no danger during your trip! The Arras train station is served by many trains (Local and High-speed train). It’s located at about 1 000 meters to the festival site.

 

Some travelling time

  • Lille <> Arras: 20min (TERGV) / 45 min (TER)
  • Paris <> Arras: 50min (TGV)
  • Brussels <> Arras: 1h40min (Thalys+TERGV)
  • London <> Arras: 3h00min (Eurostar+TERGV)
  • Amsterdam <> Arras: 4h15min (TGV+TERGV)

Lille – Lesquin Airport
Located in the south of Lille, this airport is at 45 km from Arras. It welcomes many flights (regular and low-cost) from and to many cities across Europe.

More info on www.lille.aeroport.fr

 

Paris – Roissy – Charles de Gaulle Airport
Located in the north of Paris, it is at 160 km from Arras. Main French airport, you can find journey with plane and train to come to Arras.

More info on www.aeroportsdeparis.fr

 

Paris – Beauvais – Tillé Airport
Located in the north of Paris, it is at 155 km from Arras. It is mainly served by low-cost companies.

More info on www.aeroportbeauvais.com

 

Charleroi – Brussels South
Located in the north of Charleroi in Belgium, at 45 km from Brussels center, this airport is at 155 km from Arras. It welcomes many regular and low cost flights.

More info on www.charleroi-airport.com

Pass Pass Covoiturage is a local service of carpooling, without commission fee. Driver or passenger, find a carpool easily for the Main Square by publishing your ride HERE.

From Paris to Arras

  • Take Motorway A1 and follow Lille
  • Take exit n°15 to Arras.
  • Follow « Arras » on D939
  • Arriving at Arras, follow the arrowed course to the festival area or to the car parks.

 

From Lille to Arras

  • Take Motorway A1 and follow Paris
  • Take exit n°16 and follow « Arras-Centre ».
  • Follow « Arras » on D950
  • Arriving at Arras, follow the arrowed course to the festival area or to the car parks.

Free car parks will be available for festivalgoers near the festival ground.

Details will be available later…

Where is the Mainsquare festival?

The Main Square Festival takes place in the Citadel of Arras, General De Gaulle’s Boulevard, Arras in the Nord – Pas-de-Calais. The area is located in the heart of the city.

The city of Arras is a crossroad in the heart of Europe. It is located halfway between Paris, Brussels and London. There are many ways to come to the city. Thanks to the following info, you will be able to choose your best one.

But to be free and easy, without traffic-jam or troubles to park, we encourage you to use public transportation to come to the festival ground.

 

Rendez-nous visite en train, bus & covoiturage !

Trouvez votre trajet pour venir danser au Main Square Festival en comparant et combinant train, bus et covoiturage avec notre partenaire Tictactrip. Cliquez ICI, pour comparer les trajets.

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By train

By choosing train, you think green and your mind is completely free. No traffic-jam, no problem to park, no danger during your trip! The Arras train station is served by many trains (Local and High-speed train). It’s located at about 1 000 meters to the festival site.

 

Some travelling time

  • Lille <> Arras: 20min (TERGV) / 45 min (TER)
  • Paris <> Arras: 50min (TGV)
  • Brussels <> Arras: 1h40min (Thalys+TERGV)
  • London <> Arras: 3h00min (Eurostar+TERGV)
  • Amsterdam <> Arras: 4h15min (TGV+TERGV)
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By plane

Lille – Lesquin Airport
Located in the south of Lille, this airport is at 45 km from Arras. It welcomes many flights (regular and low-cost) from and to many cities across Europe.

More info on www.lille.aeroport.fr

 

Paris – Roissy – Charles de Gaulle Airport
Located in the north of Paris, it is at 160 km from Arras. Main French airport, you can find journey with plane and train to come to Arras.

More info on www.aeroportsdeparis.fr

 

Paris – Beauvais – Tillé Airport
Located in the north of Paris, it is at 155 km from Arras. It is mainly served by low-cost companies.

More info on www.aeroportbeauvais.com

 

Charleroi – Brussels South
Located in the north of Charleroi in Belgium, at 45 km from Brussels center, this airport is at 155 km from Arras. It welcomes many regular and low cost flights.

More info on www.charleroi-airport.com

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By carpooling

Pass Pass Covoiturage is a local service of carpooling, without commission fee. Driver or passenger, find a carpool easily for the Main Square by publishing your ride HERE.

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By car

From Paris to Arras

  • Take Motorway A1 and follow Lille
  • Take exit n°15 to Arras.
  • Follow « Arras » on D939
  • Arriving at Arras, follow the arrowed course to the festival area or to the car parks.

 

From Lille to Arras

  • Take Motorway A1 and follow Paris
  • Take exit n°16 and follow « Arras-Centre ».
  • Follow « Arras » on D950
  • Arriving at Arras, follow the arrowed course to the festival area or to the car parks.
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Car-parks

Free car parks will be available for festivalgoers near the festival ground.

Details will be available later…

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