Berlin is easy to reach via plane, train, bus and car. There are many low-cost airlines serving Berlin and therefore the travel costs to Berlin should be particularly low for participants from all over Europe.

The venue is in south-western part of the city and can easily be reached by the public transportation system.

Way from U-Bahnhof Dahlem-Dorf to Freie Universität Berlin (map: https://goo.gl/maps/vmkRY).

Way from S-Bahnhof Botanischer Garten to Freie Universität Berlin (map: https://goo.gl/maps/BvaLG).


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Directions from main stations and airports:

From Hauptbahnhof / central railway station (about 40 minutes)

  • Take S-Bahn S7/75/5 westwards, direction Rathhaus Spandau/Potsdam Hbf.

  • Get off after 3 stations, at Zoologischer Garten.

  • Change into U-Bahn U9 southbound, direction Rathhaus Steglitz. Due to construction work on the U9 there is no train service between Walther-Schreiber-Platz and Rathaus Steglitz. Between these stations please use one of the bus lines M48, M85, 186, 282, 285, N81 and N88.

  • Get off at the terminal stop (Rathaus Steglitz).

  • Change into bus X83 direction Königin-Luise-Str/Clayallee.

  • Get off after 4 stations, at Arnimallee.

  • Walk down the Arnimallee and turn left at the building with Pi written on it (see the detailed partial Campus map)

From Hauptbahnhof: alternative (some 60 minutes)

  • Take bus M85, direction S Lichterfelde Süd via Hindenburgdamm.

  • Get off at Schloßstraße.

  • Go to bus station Albrechtstraße.

  • Take bus X83, direction U Dahlem-Dorf.

  • Get off at Arnimallee.

From railway station Friedrichstraße (about 40 minutes)

  • Take S-Bahn S1 southbound, direction Wannsee/Potsdam Hbf.

  • Get off at Rathaus Steglitz.

  • Take bus X83 direction Königin-Luise-Str./Clayallee.

  • Get off at stop Arnimallee.

  • Follow the detailed partial Campus map.

From railway station Friedrichstraße: alternative (some 30 minutes)

  • Take S-Bahn S7 westwards direction Potsdam Hbf.<-p>

  • Get off after 4 stations at S+U Zoologigischer Garten.

  • Change into U-Bahn U9 southbound direction Rathaus Steglitz.

  • Get off after 2 stations at Spichernstraße.

  • Change into U-Bahn U3 southbound direction Krumme Lanke.

  • Get off after 7 stations at U Dahlem-Dorf.

  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial Campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).

From airport Schönefeld (about 80 minutes)

Please note that until further progress of the new airport infrastructure, the S-Bahn station remains in 10 minutes WALKING distance from the arrival hall ... A taxi right away from the arrival hall will cost some 37 €.

  • Take S-Bahn S45 towards Gesundbrunnen.

  • Get off at Heidelberger Platz.

  • Change into U-Bahn U3 southbound, direction Krumme Lanke.

  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.

  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial Campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).

From airport Schönefeld: alternative (some 80 minutes)

  • Airport bus (directly from arrival terminal!) Bus 171, direction U Hermannplatz, every 20 minutes.

  • Change: Johannisthaler Ch./Rudower Str.

  • Take bus X11, direction U Dahlem-Dorf, (Mo-Fr every 10 minutes) to U Dahlem-Dorf

  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial Campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).

From airport Schönefeld: alternative (less than 60 minutes)

  • SXF1 express bus to Südkreuz (20 minutes but extra-ticket necessary), then continue with S-Bahn as above.

From airport Tegel (about 60 minutes, 20 minutes by taxi for € 25)

  • Take bus X9 oder 109 (right at the airport building) direction Zoo.

  • Get off at stop Jakob-Kaiser-Platz.

  • Take U-Bahn U7 direction Rudow.

  • Get off at U-Bhf Fehrbelliner Platz.

  • Take U-Bahn U3 direction Krumme Lanke.

  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.

  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial Campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).

Access by car via the Autobahn

  • Take Autobahn A115 exit "Hüttenweg" (2).

  • Follow Hüttenweg until Clayallee (2nd lights).

  • Then turn left.

  • Follow the map that you get when you follow this link (Arnimallee 7 and then switch to "Kartengröße 5x5" and "Zoomstufen ca. M 1:20000."

  • Finally use the above-linked detailed map of department buildings.