Eindhoven, dates back to 1232, so its one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands. it usually goes unnoticed for by the likes of Amsterdam and Rotterdam and even The Hague. But you should check i tout as the architecture is worth seeing and its also the home of Philips Electronics.
Eindhoven, The Netherlands sits in the southern part of the country, southwest of The Hague and Rotterdam.
How To Get Here
There is train service via Amsterdam from all over Europe. Check www.trainline.eu for schedules. Here are some train services to use to get to Amsterdam and then you can continue on to Eindhoven by train.
Here’s a list of airlines serving Amsterdam-Schipol Airport (AMS):
Adria Airways (JP), Aegean Airlines (A3), Aer Lingus (EI), Aeroflot (SU), Aeromexico (AM), Air Arabia Maroc (3O), Air Astana (KC), Air Canada (AC), Air Europa (UX), Air France (AF), Air Malta (KM), Air Mauritius (MK), Air Serbia (JU), Air Transat (TS), AirBaltic (BT), Alitalia (AZ), American Airlines (AA), Arkia-Israeli Airlines (IZ), Atlasglobal (KK), Austrian Airlines (OS), Belavia Belarusian Airlines (B2), British Airways (BA), Brussels Airlines (SN), Bulgaria Air (FB), Cathay Pacific Airways (CX), China Airlines (CI), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Croatia Airlines (OU), Czech Airlines (OK), Delta Air Lines (DL), EVA Airways (BR), EasyJet Airlines (U2), El Al Airlines (LY), Emirates (EK), Etihad Airways (EY), Eurowings (EW), Finnair (AY), Flybe. (BE), Garuda Indonesia (GA), Georgian Airways (A9), Germanwings (4U), Iberia Airlines (IB), Icelandair (FI), Iran Air (IR), Jet Airways (9W), Jet2.com (LS), Jetairfly (TB), KC, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Kenya Airways (KQ), Korean Airlines (KE), LOT Polish (LO), Links Air (W2), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), Egyptair (MS), Norwegian Air Shuttle (D8), Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY), Oman Air (WY), Pegasus Airlines (PC), Qatar Airways (QR), Royal Air Morac (AT), Royal Jordanian (RJ), Ryanair (FR), SAS (SK), Singapore Airlines (SQ), SkyWork Airlines (SX), SunExpress (XQ), Surinam Airways (PY), Swiss Airlines (LX), TAP Portugal (TP), TUI Netherlands (OR), Tarom (RO), Transavia (HV), Transavia France (TO), Tunisair (TU), Turkish Airlines (TK), Ukraine International (PS), United Airlines (UA), Vueling (VY), Wow Air (WW) and Xiamen Air (MF).
There are buses from all over Europe to Eindhoven. Try Eurolines.com. Alternatively, you can get a bus to Amsterdam and then take the train t Eindhoven.
If you’re already in the area you can rent a car and using Google Maps navigate the area.
Definitely check out the Philips Museum and you can’t miss the city’s architecture. If you’re into designs, check out the Design Academy as well. If you like shopping, there’s quite a bit of that as well.
Here is some more information from the Tourist Board about things to see in the fifth largest city in The Netherlands.