Venue / Travel
Main Conference and Workshops:
The Central Lecture Hall (ZHG), Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5, is located at the centre of the new university complex on the current "Platz der Göttinger Sieben". The lecture hall is near the city centre and only ten minutes’ walk from the railway station.
Public Lecture and Conference Dinner:
Both events will take place at Alte Mensa, Wilhelmsplatz 3. Alte Mensa is a historical building of the Göttingen University and it is located within the city centre.
How to find the Main Conference Venue (ZHG)
From the south
Take the A7 exit 73, 'Göttingen' and drive all the way down Kasseler Landstrasse in the direction of 'Stadtmitte/Hauptbahnhof'. Turn left onto Berliner Strasse and continue straight on until you reach the junction of Berliner Strasse and Weender Landstrasse.Turn left on the junction Berliner Strasse/ Weender Landstrasse. The university pay-parking facility on Weender Landstrasse is located on your right.
From the north
Take the A7 exit 72, 'Göttingen-Nord' and follow the feeder road until you reach Hannoversche Strasse. Turn right towards 'Stadtmitte'. To use the university pay-parking facilities on Weender Landstrasse, turn left onto Kreuzbergring. The parking access is located at the start of Kreuzbergring.
The bus lines 21 and 23 from railway station, 22, 31, 32 and 62 from city centre will take you to the 'Platz der Göttinger Sieben' bus stop. The bus lines 41, 42, 91 and 92 will take you from city centre to the 'Auditorium' bus stop. Both stops are in close proximity to the Central Lecture Hall. From there, you will be able to see the characteristic 'Blue Tower, which is connected to the venue.
You can find the bus timetables on the Göttingen Transport Services website.
On foot from the train station
Leave the station via the exit 'Zentrum', turn left and continue along the Berliner Strasse. Cross at the junction of Berliner Strasse and Weender Landstrasse and turn left until you reach the 'Platz der Göttinger Sieben' bus stop.