ZEUS 2012 will take place at University of Bamberg, Feldkirchenstr. 21, D-96052 Bamberg, Germany:
Bamberg is located approximately 65 km (40 miles) north of Nuremberg and 230 km (143 miles) north of Munich.
The nearest airport is located in Nuremberg (approximately 65 km). From Nuremberg airport you can easily reach Bamberg within approximately one hour. From Nuremberg airport you take the subway (line U2 which leaves directly in front of the airport building) to Nuremberg main station (approximately 15 minutes ride). At Nuremberg main station, you change to German Railways. It takes about 45 minutes to reach Bamberg.
The larger alternatives, Munich airport and Frankfurt/Main airport are also relatively close, but you will have to make a longer trip on train to get to Bamberg (approximately 2 hours from Munich, approximately 2.5 hours from Frankfurt including one change of trains).
Further details about train connections and timetables are available from the English website of German Railways.
Several taxicab companies offer special conditions for pre-booked airporttransfers to/from Bamberg. The fee for 1 to 4 person(s) for a transfer from/to Nuremberg airport is about 85 Euro, from/to Munich airport or Frankfurt/Main airport about 250 Euro. For further information see here.
Getting to the workshop venue
The workshop will take place at the
University of Bamberg
The workshop venue can easily be reached from the city centre - by foot approximately 25 minutes or by public transport approximately 10 minutes.
Following busses, running about every ten minutes from the city centre (bus stop: ZOB) to the university (bus stop: Kloster-Banz-Str. or Feldkirchenstr.), can be used:Bus stop Feldkirchenstr.:
Please see the official public transportation site for more information:
Bus tickets are 1,60 Euro (single ride) or 4,80 Euro (four rides).
In case you arrive by car, sufficient free parking space will be available on the university's parking lot (lecture-free time).
Please follow the instructions in this document to get access to reduced prices or contact us directly in case you experience problems.
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