Overview airportsHow to get to Bayreuth

The nearest airport is Nuremburg, other possible airports include Munich, Frankfurt/Main, Berlin, Leipzig or Stuttgart.

 Train travel times to Bayreuth range from 1 hour 10 minutes from Nuremberg to about 6 hours from Berlin. Time tables can be checked at the online ticket purchase of the Deutsche Bahn (DB).

Participants traveling by train via Nuremberg, please note:

  • Some trains to Bayreuth are divided on the way - pay attention to be on the correct part of the train.
  • New: the DB indicated construction works on the last section between Nuremberg and Bayreuth, with some trains being replaced by buses (Pegnitz -> Bayreuth). You may use the DB mobile travel portal to stay informed!

Bayreuth is easily reached by car on the national motorways (Autobahn) A9 and A70.

 Detailed Directions to Bayreuth are provided by the University`s International Office and on the website of the International Summer University.


How to get to the Campus of the University of Bayreuth

The conference will take place in the buildings NWI and NWII on the campus of the University of Bayreuth located in the south of the city of Bayreuth. There will be a bus shuttle provided from the hotels reserved for conference participants to the campus in the morning and back to the hotels in the evening.

-> Map of the University of Bayreuth Campus


The campus can also be reached

  • By car: Autobahn A9 (Berlin-München). Take exit 42 'Bayreuth Süd' and follow the signs to the University.
  • By public transport:  You can use "Bus No. 304" and "Bus No. 306" starting at the 'ZOH' (central bus station). Exit the bus at bus stop 'Mensa'.
  • Walking distance from downtown is about 2 kilometres.

last modified 2014-07-04