Travel Information

    Berlin is easily accessible via various means of transport including plane, train, bus and car. Many low-cost airlines operate connections to Berlin, and therefore the travel costs to Berlin should be particularly low for participants from Europe.

    The venue is located in south-western part of the city and can easily be reached by the public transport network, consisting of buses, S-Bahn (national trains), U-Bahn (underground trains) and trams. The website of Berlin's public transport operator (bvg.de) provides ticketing information as well as a journey planner with real-time information.

Location of Harnack-Haus:


The nearest U-Bahn station is the Freie Universität station of the line U3. The 2-minute walk from the nearest station to the venue can be looked up here.

How to get to the Harnack-Haus

From Tegel Airport (15 km)

By public transport

    Take the bus 109 towards Zoologischer Garten. Change at Jakob-Kaiser-Platz for underground line U7 towards Rudow to Fehrbelliner Platz. There change for underground line U3 towards Krumme Lanke to the station Freie Universität (Thielplatz). Leave the underground station by walking to the direction of travel and by using the left exit. Take a right and the Harnack House is 100 meters away on your left.

By taxi

    The trip takes about 20 minutes and the fare is estimated to be about 30-40 Euros (subject to surcharges and traffic).

From Schoenefeld Airport (33 km)

By public transport

    Take the bus 171 to underground station Rudow. There change for underground line U7 towards Rathaus Spandau to Fehrbelliner Platz. Then change for underground line U3 towards Krumme Lanke to the station Freie Universität (Thielplatz). Leave the underground station by walking to the direction of travel and by using the left exit. Take a right and the Harnack House is 100 meters away on your left.

By taxi

    The trip takes about 40 to 45 minutes and the fare is estimated to be about 50-70 Euros (subject to surcharges and traffic).

From Berlin Central Station, Hauptbahnhof (14 km)

By public transport

    Take the S-Bahn city train S7 towards Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to Zoologischer Garten. There change for underground line U9 towards Rathaus Steglitz to Spichernstraße. Then change for underground line U3 towards Krumme Lanke to the station Freie Universität (Thielplatz). Leave the underground station by walking to the direction of travel and by using the left exit. The Harnack House is 100 meters away on the right side.

By taxi

    The trip takes about 30 minutes and the fare is estimated to be about 30-50 Euros (subject to surcharges and traffic).

By car

    If you arrive via highway A 115 take exit Hüttenweg number 2, turn right towards Dahlem until you reach the corner of Clayallee. Then turn right and at the next crossroads turn left to Saargemünder Straße. A short time afterwards, you reach the Harnack House at the corner of Ihnestraße.

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