The monastery is perfectly accessible by car. These are the parking options:
New: Parking AZ St. Lucas: 3 minutes’ walk to the monastery
Parking Ramen: 6 minutes’ walk to the monastery
Parking Vrijdagsmarkt: 10 minutes’ walk to the monastery
If you travel by train, get off at the Gent-Sint-Pieters station. Take tram 1 (or 10 or 11) in the direction of Evergem and get off at Gravensteen. The monastery is a 2-minute walk from the Gravensteen tram stop.
If you come by tram, there are two lines that stop close to the monastery:
Line 1 (10 or 11), direction Evergem-Flanders Expo, Gravensteen stop
Line 4, direction Gentbrugge-Zwijnaarde, Lange Steenstraat stop