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Directions

Our Office is in building S3|05. This is the building of the Fraunhofe IGD.

Map of the IGD and the vicinity

Links to further maps/route planer:

Maps of the University
City Map Darmstadt
Google Maps

Directions – travel by car

Directions – travel by train

Darmstadt has a railway station where long-distance high-speed trains (ICE, IC, EC), regional trains (IR) and local trains (S-Bahn) stop. Access to all towns in the vicinity is provided. Timetables for long-distance trains can be checked at

www.bahn.de

service in English is available under “Internat. Guests”. Tickets can be bought through this website as well.

Local timetables are available under

www.rmv.de

in various languages. The main station in Darmstadt is “Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof”, the station of the bus and streetcar service next to the university is “Darmstadt Schloss” (castle). From there just walk at the right side of the science and conference center (Wissenschafts- und Kongresszentrum) “Darmstadtium” towards the main entrance of the Fraunhofer IGD. Follow the general directions.

Streetcar lines 2, 3 and 9 and bus lines F, H and K towards downtown need about 5-10 minutes from the main station and run frequently during the day.

Map of the public transport system

Directions – travel by plane

Continental Europe's largest airport is 20 km to the north of Darmstadt in Frankfurt. Timetables can be checked at

www.frankfurt-airport.de

The Motorway A5 connects the airport with Darmstadt. If you rent a car, please use the instructions above. A special bus service, the Heag Airliner, commutes between Darmstadt main station (Hauptbahnhof) and the Arrival Level of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 in Frankfurt every 30 to 60 minutes. After arriving at the main station change to the local streetcar lines 2, 3 and 9 or bus lines F, H and K towards downtown. Exit the vehicle at “Darmstadt Schloss” (castle). From there just walk at the right side of the science and conference center (Wissenschafts- und Kongresszentrum) “Darmstadtium” towards the main entrance of the Fraunhofer IGD. Follow the general directions.

Maps of the public transport system
Airliner timetable