Directions NMW COE


Kazerne Bootsman Jonsen
3de & 23ste Linieregimentsplein
8400 Oostende

Location and directions

The Naval Mine Warfare Centre of Excellence EGUERMIN is co-located with the Belgian-Netherlands Naval Mine Warfare School EGUERMIN at the “3rd & 23rd Linieregimentsplein”, a short distance from the railway station/ferry terminal. EGUERMIN forms part of the complex of the Bootsman Jonsen Naval Barracks (MKBJ).

EGUERMIN can easily be reached:

By train

There are good and frequent railway connections between the major cities of the surrounding countries and Oostende. The school is at a 10-minutes walk (800 m) from the Railway and Busstation.

By car

Enter Ostend via A10-highway on the “President Kennedy plein” roundabout. Go straight ahead via the Verenigde Natiënlaan to the Vuurkruisenplein roundabout. Go straight ahead into the Leopold III laan. Turn right at the first traffic lights into the Graaf De Smet De Naeyerlaan. After 300 meters you will find EGUERMIN and the Bootsman Jonsen Naval Barracks at your right. If you come by means of a GPS, put in ‘Graaf De Smet De Naeyerlaan‘ to find EGUERMIN.