How to get to the university?
Stuttgart offers a very good transportation infrastructure. A map of public transport in Stuttgart is included in the registration material and is available in the conference office. Every participant will receive a ticket for public transport which is valid during the conference. For more information please refer to www.vvs.de.
Arrival by train
From Stuttgart Central Station take one of the following subways ("S - Bahn"): S1 to Herrenberg, S2 or S3 to Vaihingen / Flughafen and get off at stop "Universität" (10 minutes ride). When you leave the train walk back and take the stairs up to the ground level. At the end of the stairs you are in front of the building 47 in which you can find the conference office.
Arrival by car
Take the motorway A8 and leave at junction "Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart" in direction Stuttgart-Vaihingen. Then take the northbound A 831 to Stuttgart-Vaihingen, exit "Universität". At the traffic light turn left into the street Universitätsstraße. There are two possible parking areas:
- After approx. 150 m turn right, after 100 m turn left. On the right hand side you will find a parking place. If not you can find another parking area at the end of the street on the left. In order to reach the conference office by foot you have to cross the closed parking area reserved for professors. Turn to the left when you have reached the small road. This will guide you directly to the campus. On the right side you will find the building 47 in which the conference office is located.
- The second parking area you can use if you follow the street Universitätsstraße on the left hand side. After the S-sign of the subway and the bus stop "Universität" you turn right into the street Pfaffenwaldring. After approx. 100 m you turn left into the street Allmandring and after another 100 m there is the entrance to the parking area. In order to reach the conference office by foot you walk the way back to street Pfaffenwaldring. There you turn to the left and follow the street until you reach the small lake on the left side. Then you turn to the right and take the way between the buildings which will guide you to the big entrance of the subway station. On the left you will find the building 47 in which the conference office is located.
Arrival by aeroplane
From Stuttgart Airport take the elevator downstairs and take one of the following subways ("S - Bahn"): S2 to Schorndorf or S3 to Backnang and leave at stop "Universität". The ride takes you about 15 minutes. When you leave the train walk forward and take the stairs up to the ground level. At the end of the stairs you are in front of the building 47 in which you can find the conference office.
Remarks concerning the arrival by train and aeroplane
The conference fee includes a 5-day-ticket for the public transport. This is printed on the conference ticket. Therefore you have to buy a ticket on arrival until you get the ticket with your other conference documents in the conference office. From the central station and airport it takes 2 zones to reach the stop "Universität". Therefore enter the numbers "002" into the ticket machine.