Travel and Directions

Conference Venue

The workshop takes place at the Department of Mathematics, University of Erlangen-Nünberg, Cauerstraße 11, 91058 Erlangen. The Mathematics Department is located on the South Campus and can be reached from Erlangen Central Station by bus.

At the bus stop (directly in front of the train station) take the Bus 287, in the direction "Erlangen Sebaldussiedlung" or the Bus 293 in the direction "Bruck/Eichendorffschule". Get off at the bus stop "Technische Fakultät" (indicated by the little blue bus next to the chemistry building in the map).

From this bus stop, it is a very short walk to the department. The bus takes about 20 minutes from the train station to the department, and tickets can be bought either from the ticket machines or directly from the bus driver. A public transport map for Erlangen and an online timetable are available on the website of the local public transport company VGN

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Travel to Erlangen

By train

Erlangen Central Train Station is served by high speed trains (ICE,EC,ICE) from all major German cities. Train schedules and connections can be found on the train schedule site of Deutsche Bahn, which also allows one to make reservations and book tickets.

By plane via Nuremberg airport

The closest international airport is Nuremberg airport, which is located about 20 km from Erlangen in the city of Nuremberg and has flights to many destinations in Europe and overseas. From the airport, you can take the underground line U2 to Nuremberg Central Station, which takes about 12 minutes. From Nuremberg Central station, there are frequent regional trains to Erlangen Central Station, which take about 15 to 25 minutes. Another option is to take a taxi. A taxi from Nuremberg airport or Nuremberg Central Station to Erlangen costs about 25 to 30 euros.

Regional trains between Nurnberg and Erlangen can be used with a regional ticket that is valid also in the underground. You can buy this ticket directly from the ticket machines in the underground station at the airport by selecting "Erlangen Hbf" as destination. Information about different types of tickets and fares can be found on the website of the local transport company VGN. For the schedules of the regional trains between Nuremberg and Erlangen, see the VGN connection site or the train schedule site of Deutsche Bahn .

By plane via Munich airport or Frankfurt airport

If there are no good connections from your departure airport to Nuremberg airport, another option is to fly to Munich airport or Frankfurt airport and take a train to Erlangen from there. The train travel times are about 2 h and 30 minutes from Munich airport and about 2 to 3 hours from Frankfurt airport.

From Frankfurt airport there are direct trains to Erlangen as well as trains which require a change in Nuremberg. From Munich airport, one first takes a regional train (S-Bahn) to Munich Central Station (München Hbf), which takes 40 to 45 minutes and runs every 15 minutes. From Munich Central Station to Erlangen Central Station, there are direct trains (2 hours) and trains with a change in Nuremberg (approximately 1 hour and a half). For train schedules and connections, see the train schedule site of Deutsche Bahn.

Accommodation

If you requested that we book accommodation for you, you will be staying in one of the hotels below, all of which are in Erlangen city centre, at walking distance from the train station.

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A.B. Hotel
Harfenstr. 1c
91054 Erlangen
Tel: +49 (0)9131 - 92447 - 00
Fax: +49 (0)9131 - 92447 - 20
Email: info@abhotel.de

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Altmann´s Stube
Theaterplatz 9
91054 Erlangen
Tel.: +49 (0)9131 8 91 60
Fax: +49 (0)9131- 89 16 66
E-Mail: info@altmanns-stube.de

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Hotel Rokokohaus
Theaterplatz 13
91054 Erlangen
Tel: +49 (0)9131 7830
Fax: +49 (0)9131 / 783-199
E-Mail: info@rokokohaus.de

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Gasthof Schwarzer Bär
Innere Brucker Straße 19
91054 Erlangen
Tel.: +49 (0)9131 - 22872
Fax: +49 (0) 9131 - 206494
Email: info@schwarzerbaer.de

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Gasthof Strauss
Rückertstrasse 10
91054 Erlangen
Tel.: +49 (0)9131 80750
Fax: +49 (0)9131 807541
Email: info@gasthof-strauss.de

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Hotel Villa Glas
Wilhelmstrasse 23
91054 Erlangen
Tel: +49 (0) 9131- 9700440
Fax: +49 (0) 9131- 207911
Email: info@villa-glas.de

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