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Useful Information

  • UZ Gent Hospital
  • This is Ghent's main university hospital, which sits in the south-central part of the city. Has a full range of specialist medical services.
  • Address:
    • De Pintelaan 185
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 332 21 11
  • Police
  • The Ghent local police are often seen in town, on foot or bicycle. If it's an emergency, call 101, otherwise call the local line, on 09 266 61 11.
  • Address:
    • Antonius Triestlaan 12
    • 9000
    • Gent
    • (Emergency Tel: 101)
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 266 61 11
  • AZ Jan Palfijn Hospital
  • Ghent's main hospital in the west part of the city, offering a complete range of medical services, including emergency treatment.
  • Address:
    • Koningin Fabiolalaan 57
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 240 98 11
  • AZ Maria Middelares Hospital
  • A full-spectrum general hospital in the south-west of Ghent, AZ Maria Middelares Hospital offers a complete range of medical services.
  • Address:
    • Kliniekstraat 27
    • 9050
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 260 60 60
  • Fire Brigade
  • Call 100 or 112 in the event of a fire or a potential fire. You can also call this number for medical emergencies, as the service has ambulances.
  • Address:
    • Roggestraat 70
    • 9000
    • Gent
    • (Emergency Tel: 112)
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 268 88 99

Useful and practical information to know for anyone visiting Ghent



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