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Map for Mercator Building

Landleven 1
9747 AD Groningen

The location (building 5415, 5416, 5417) is marked with a red flag on the map.

Faculty/Service unit
Faculty of Spatial Sciences, CIT
Landleven 1
9747 AD Groningen
+31 (0)50 363 8327 (Mercator Building reception)
+31 (0)50 363 4624 (Duisenberg Building reception)

How to get there

Get off at Groningen Central Station and continue your journey by bus.

Nearest bus stop: Nijenborgh
Bus line that stops here: 15
For more information, please visit the websites of 9292, NS, Qbuzz, or Arriva.

P+R Zernike and P+R Reitdiep are situated at walking distance or a short bus ride from the Mercator Building.


Parking for people with functional or other impairments (at the Duisenberg Building)
Three parking spaces have been reserved for people with functional or other impairments at the Duisenberg Building. Please contact the Duisenberg Building reception (tel. +31 (0)50 363 4624) for more information.

Main entrance: wheelchair-accessible

There are lifts to all floors in wings 5416 and 5417. The lifts are fitted with braille signage but do not provide voice support.

Toilet facilities
Wheelchair-accessible toilet facilities can be found at the following locations:
Wing 5416: room 0055
Wing 5417: room 0029B

Nursing mothers’ room / first-aid room / prayer room
There is a nursing mothers’ room on the second floor, in room 0233B.
There is no first-aid room in the building.
There is no prayer room in the building.

Please contact the reception desk (tel. +31 (0)50 363 8327) if you have any questions or comments about the accessibility of the building. If you have any suggestions in the field of accessibility, please send them to toegankelijkheid

To get you started faster, see photos with explanations of the particular building.

Cycling routes
Cycling to and from the Zernike campus? Use the smart routes without traffic lights to save time! See: Smart cycling routes.

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