How do I reach Meeuwenveen?
The easiest way is by car. For your navigation system you can use the address: Meeuwenveenweg 1, 7971 PK Havelte, or alternatively download directions via Google Maps:
The train connection is good and a regional taxi service can take you directly to Meeuwenveen from Meppel train station. When you know the time of your arrival, ask your organisation to book a taxi for you. The taxi service can only be reached by a Dutch phone. The distance to Meeuwenveen is approximately 10 kilometres and it costs about € 8,-. That’s the good part of it.
Between Meppel and Assen rides the bus line 20 (Qbuzz.) Get off at the stop ‘Havelterbrug’ then walk another 1.5 km. It’s a beautiful road, but don’t attempt it with a wheeled suitcase.
The suitcase-unfriendly cobbled road from Haveltebrug to Meeuwenveen (and back)