How to reach the venue

Visiting by plane

The next airport to Bayreuth is Nuremberg with a fair number of Domestic and European connections (for more details, see http://www.airport-nuernberg.de).

The closest international airports are Frankfurt (www.frankfurt-airport.com) and Munich (www.munich-airport.de) from which you can reach Bayreuth by train.

Visiting by train

Bayreuth can be reached directly from the larger Deutsche Bahn railway hub Nuremberg ('Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof'). Trains leave Nuremberg main station on an hourly basis; the travel time is approximately 1 hour.

Visiting by car

Bayreuth can be reached best via the Autobahn A9 (Berlin-Munich). Get off at the exit 'Bayreuth Süd'. Follow the traffic signs towards 'Bayreuth' and 'Universität' (University). You may also consult an online map before your travel.

Alternatively, Bayreuth can also be reached via the Autobahn A70 (Schweinfurt-Bayreuth). Get off at 'Kulmbach/Neudrossenfeld' and follow the traffic signs towards 'Bayreuth' and 'Universität' (University). For this route it is recommend to consult an online map before your travel.

Public Transportation in Bayreuth

There are two public bus lines that commute regularly between the city center and the university campus: Line 306 to 'Campus' and line 304 to 'Birken-Universität'. Both lines start from the central bus station ('ZOH'). Additionally, a bus line 316 connects the university campus and the central train station ('Hauptbahnhof'). Exit the bus at the bus stop 'Mensa' and follow the signs to the conference venue.

Bus tickets can be purchased directly from the bus driver or at the ticket counter at the 'ZOH' (central bus station).

Bus schedules can be found in the Conference Office and at http://www.vgn.de.