How to get to Bayreuth
The nearest airport is Nuremberg (Nürnberg), 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 (Nürnberg), please note: Some trains to Bayreuth are divided on the way - pay attention to be on the correct part of the train.
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 building GEO on the campus of the University of Bayreuth located in the south of the city of Bayreuth.
-> Map of the University of Bayreuth Campus (DE) / English version
The campus can 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 'Geowissenschaften'. Note: Some buses end at bus stop „Mensa“ (5 min walk to GEO building).
- Walking distance from downtown is about 2 kilometres.