Living in or near Wageningen

Wageningen is a centre for research and entrepreneurship. It is also an historic university
town of about 36,000 residents in the central Netherlands. The academic community hails from more than 100 countries, giving the town a lively, international feel.

The area around Wageningen offers a green, sustainable living and working environment with abundant natural and cultural resources. It is also closely connected with other academic and cultural centres.

Visiting Wageningen

It is easy to reach Wageningen. You can drive to the airports in Amsterdam and Dusseldorf in about an hour, and there are frequent train connections from the Ede-Wageningen station to the rest of the Netherlands.

The Netherlands is an internationally focussed country in the heart of Western Europe. Bordered by Belgium and Germany, we are a gateway to many vibrant capitals, like London, Paris and Berlin. Southern Europe and Scandinavia are also close enough that you can enjoy a weekend or business trip.