Travel

The conference will take place at the Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (TUK) in the heart of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. The campus lies adjacent to Biosphere Reservation Palatinate Forest and is about 10 minutes away from the city centre of Kaiserslautern. Bus shuttles will be offered at selected hotels (see below) for the conference gala dinner and the social programme for accompanying persons.

Details on the social programme and trip recommendations for longer stays in the beautiful region are presented in the Social Events Section.

Getting to Kaiserslautern

By PLANE

Airport Saarbrücken-Ensheim (0:42 hours on motorway 6; 0:43 hours by train; 1:25 hours by coach/bus; travel options to Kaiserslautern)

Airport Frankfurt – Rhein-Main (1:00 hour on motorways; 1:31 hours by train; 1:45 hours by direct coach/bus; travel options to Kaiserslautern)

Airport Hahn (1:13 hours on motorway 62; travel options to Kaiserslautern)

By TRAIN

You can use various connections to reach Kaiserslautern, including Intercity or municipal trains.

There are connections to all destinations from the train station in Mannheim (it takes 0:48 hours by train to Kaiserslautern; travel options to Kaiserslautern).

It takes about five minutes by taxi from the train station in Kaiserslautern to the university.

Bus lines to and from the university: schedule information

By CAR

BAB A 6 (E12) Mannheim-Saarbrücken
BAB A 63 Kaiserslautern-Mainz
B 37 Kaiserslautern-Ludwigshafen
B 40 Saarbrücken-Mainz
B 270 Pirmasens-Lauterecken

Note: BAB = Bundesautobahn (= motorway); B = Bundesstraße (= A-road)

An orientation map is also available. Here is a map of the university facilities.

Getting to TUK

By PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
You get to the TUK campus by bus lines 105 and 115 every 10-15 minutes from the bus stop “Stadtmitte”. Bus lines to and from the university: schedule information

By E-SCOOTER-SHARING or BIKE-SHARING
You can also very easily use the e-scooter-sharing or the bike-sharing services to get around in Kaiserslautern.

By CAR
Use the following address for directions:
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße 46
67663 Kaiserslautern
Germany

Note: There will be enough parking spots on campus free of charge.

Here is a map of the university facilities.

Hotels nearby the Conference Venues

Move the cursor over the addresses to get linked to directions.




Note: There will be special rates for conference participants available from January, 2021.
Bus shuttles will visit each of these hotels before and after the conference gala dinner and also pick up accompanying persons attending the social events.