Practical

Saturday: 12h00 (12:00PM) to 01h00 (1:00AM)
Sunday: 12h00 (12:00PM) to 00h00 (00:00PM)

ADDRESS

Transfo Zwevegem
Blokellestraat 113B
8550 ZWEVEGEM
Google Maps

BY CAR

Coming from Antwerp (1 hour drive)

  • Go to the R1
  • Follow the E17 to Oudenaardsesteenweg/N8 in Kortrijk
  • Take exit 3-Kortrijk-Oost from the E17 Continue on the N8 towards Voltage Festival in Zwevegem

Coming from Brussels (1hour drive)

  • Follow the E40 and E17 to the Oudenaardsesteenweg/N8 in Kortrijk
  • Take exit 3-Kortrijk-Oost from the E17
  • Continue on the N8 Towards Voltage Festival in Zwevegem

Coming from Hasselt

  • Follow the E313 and E17 towards the Oudenaardsesteenweg/N8 in Kortrijk
  • Take exit 3-Kortrijk-Oost from the E17
  • Continue on the A10
  • Keep right at the Zwijnaarde junction and follow the signs E17 towards Kortrijk
  • Take exit 3-Kortrijk-Oost towards the N8 richting Zwevegem
  • Continue on the N8 towards Voltage Festival in Zwevegem

PARKING

Parking dayvisitors: Transfostraat 21 8550 Zwevegem
Please following signing "P1: parking dayvisitors"

Parking camping: Blokkestraat 57 8550 Zwevegem
Please follow signing "P3: parking camping"

BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT

National visitors coming by train can plan their trip with destination "Kortrijk". National visitors can plan their train ride by using NMBS' Reisplanner.
Upon arrival at the trainstation you can take the following busses to Zwevegem:

  • Bus lijn 93 - Kortrijk-Zwevegem-Moen-Sint-Denijs-Helkijn
  • Bus lijn 92 - Kortrijk - Zwevegem - Otegem - Avelgem
  • Bus lijn 91 - Kortrijk-Zwevegem-Heestert-Avelgem

International visitors can take high-speed trains to either Brussels-south train station, or Lille Europe (FR) train station.
From Brussels-South train station you can take the IC-train with direction "Ostend", which stops in "Kortrijk" train station.
From Lille-Europe (FR) train station you can take the IC-train with direction "Moeskroen", which stops in "Kortrijk" train station.
Please follow the "by bus" guidelines to access the festival ground from there on.

BY PLANE

Belgium is easily reached by airplane. Travel via Brussels Airport (BRU). From Brussels Airport (BRU) you have direct access to the Brussels Airport train station where you can take the IC-train with direction "Ostend", which stops in "Kortrijk" train station. Please follow the "by bus" guidelines to access the festival ground from there on.

BY BUS

This year busservices will be provided by FestivalTransfer.
You can book your seat from the following cities;

Belgium:
Antwerp
Brussels
Ghent
Hasselt

Netherlands:
Breda
Eindhoven
Maastricht
Tilburg

All info and tickets for the shuttle bus service at FestivalTransfer






Kortrijk has many official taxi companies.
If you want to travel to Voltage Festival by taxi, it's advisable to pré-order your taxi by phone.

Taxi Sam
+32 476 76 76 99

Taxi Cruise
+32 497 26 29 11

Taxi Quick
+32 488 50 06 71

Taxi Leiedal
+32 56 49 84 98

LOCATION

Camp site address: Blokkestraat 191, 8550 Zwevegem

Camp site parking: Blokkestraat 57 8550 Zwevegem

FACILITIES

  • Healthy and fresh food
  • Free washing facilities (hot showers!)
  • Free toilets

CHECK-IN

  • Saturday 18th of August: starting at 09h00

CHECK-OUT

All visitors need to leave the camping area by Monday, August 20th at 12h00 latest.

To access the campsite, you must be in possession of a valid camping wristband. You will receive your wristband at the cash register at the campsite.
Don’t forget to bring your ID! No ID = no entry!
One ticket stands for 1 entry for 1 person.

PRE-INSTALLED TENTS

You can rent a pre-installed tent at our campsite.
Order your pré-installed tent here


ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL

Minimum age

The minimum age to enter the festival is 18 years. Visitors are obligated to enter their date of birth upon purchasing a ticket. If the visitor is younger than 18 years it isn’t possible to purchase a ticket to the festival. When there is doubt that a visitor isn’t old enough to enter the festival we will do a passport check. When the visitor hasn’t reached the age of 18, the access will be denied. The ticket will not be refunded.

Intoxicated visitors

If there is an assumption that a visitor is intoxicated access to the festival will be denied as there is a zero drugs policy at Voltage Festival. When a visitor has a high alcohol intoxication the bar personnel will refuse to serve any more alcohol containing beverages. All of our staff will be briefed to do so.

Access control at the festival ground and camping area

Access to the festival area

Visitors will be searched upon entering the festival. They will be searched at critical points and possible hiding places for illegal carryings. Everyone in the possession of a carrying bag, backpack, purse or alike will have to open it to the Voltage Festival Security for thorough searching.

Access to the camping area

Visitors will be searched upon entering the festival area. They will be searched at critical points and possible hiding places for illegal carryings. Everyone in the possession of a carrying bag, backpack, purse or alike will have to open it to the Voltage Festival Security for thorough searching.

Forbidden items at the festival area

It is forbidden to carry any of the following items upon entering the festival area. This list only serves as a reference point and other items may be neglected as well.

  • Illegal substances
  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Weapons
  • Fireworks
  • Glass
  • Graffiti

Forbidden items at the festival ground

  • Illegal substances
  • Weapons
  • Firework
  • Glass
  • Gas fires of any sort
  • Graffiti

Searches at the festival ground

During the festival security will be a security patrol by both our professional security firm and our own stewards. When there is a scent of illegal containing the visitor can be taken apart by our security firm. Voltage stewards will never search a visitor, their only job is to alarm the security.

Zero drugs tolerance

Possession of drugs is end of festival as we have a zero drugs tolerance at Voltage Festival.

Drugs deposit box

Every visitor has the possibility to drop his drugs in a sealed deposit box before entering the festival. This can be done anonymous and without facing prosecution.

Carrying of drugs

If drugs is found the person will be removed from the festival grounds and the bracelet will be cut. The person is not allowed to re-enter the festival.

Disorder during the event

When visitors are causing disorder during the event they can be removed by security and the festival wristband may be cut. This is the sole decision of the security staffing, Voltage Festival crew will not intervene.

When there is a case of aggression or fighting we will immediately notify the Voltage Festival Security Team. They are trained professionals in solving and handling complicated situations like these. When needed the necessary legal institutions will be notified of the occurred event.

CAMPING Q&A

Don't do or bring:

  • Glass, bowls and other sharp objects.
  • Tap installations
  • No noise pollution after midnight, keep the music to a bearable minimum
  • Sound installations
  • Gas installations (only smallest size of max. 250g is allowed)
  • No campfires
  • Aggregators, car batteries, generators,…
  • Pets, with the exception of guide dogs for blinds.
  • Drugs
  • Weapons or objects that can be used as a weapon.
  • Climbing or destroying fences and other infrastructure
  • Graffiti, confetti, party poppers, ….
  • Provocative clothing
  • Dry ice
  • Commerce without the permission of the organization.
  • The obstruction of emergency exits/ fire escapes. The organization is free to remove the obstruction because of security grounds.
  • Pasting posters or dispensing flyers without the permission of the organization.

Is my camping ticket included in the combi ticket?
No, you have to purchase the separate camping-ticket.

Can I charge my phone at the festival site?
You can’t charge your phone at the festival, however we do have lockers on the campsite where you can charge your phone safely.

Can I store my belongings safely?
Yes, we have lockers at the festival and at the campsite.

Can I rent a pre-installed tent?
Yes, we will provide pre-installed tents which you will be able to rent. More info landing soon!

Will there be shuttle busses?
Shuttle busses are provided from several cities in Belgium and the Netherlands.
All info on the "How to get there" page.

Is the festivalground accessible for wheelchair users?
Voltage Festival is a small festival and does currently not have the resources to make the whole festival wheelchair accessible. If you are a wheelchair user, please mail to info@voltagefestival.com and we will do everything we can, for you to have a pleasant and comfortable festival.

Do i need to print my Voltage Festival ticket?
No, we can easily scan your e-ticket from any phone. Please put your phone on maximum brightness and zoom in on the bar code.

Am I allowed to bring my camera?
You are allowed to bring you own camera, however it is not allowed to bring any professional material to film or record at the festival.

Am I allowed to bring my personal medication?
Yes, if you carry a doctor’s prescription that matches your ID.