By car

Parking in the immediate vicinity of the conference venue is not possible. This Initiates file downloadmap contains some information about nearby parking ramps.

By train

You can use the following forms in English or German to get your travel information for arriving at Aachen Central Station (Aachen Hbf). Deutsche Bahn offers a Opens external link in new windowreduced fare for conference participants.



There will be a welcome desk in the entrance hall of the station on Sep 2, 13.00-19.00 and Sep 3, 8.00-12.00. You can pick up your conference material already there (except the personal items).

To reach the conference venue you have (at least) three options:

  1. bus line 13B to "Technische Hochschule" (direction "Ponttor").
  2. taxi from the nearby taxi stand on the right.
  3. walk (at most 20 minutes).

The following Initiates file downloadmap contains information about the walk, the bus stop, the taxi stand, and the location of some hotels.  

By plane

There are six airports that can be considered. For guests from overseas the first five might be interesting:

Name IATA   Connection To Aachen
Köln Bonn Airport CGN   Train (~1.5h,~25€)
Düsseldorf Airport DUS   Train (~1-1.5h,~20-30€)
Frankfurt Airport FRA   ICE (1.5-3h, ~81€)
Aéroport Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle CDG   Train
Brussels Airport BRU   Train
Maastricht Aachen Airport MST   Public Transport (1.5-2h,~10€)