Venue

Workshop site


ZEUS 2012 will take place at University of Bamberg, Feldkirchenstr. 21, D-96052 Bamberg, Germany:
 

Bamberg

 



Travel information

Traveling to Bamberg

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
Feldkirchenstr. 21
96052 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.:
  • Bus no. 907 running to Memmelsdorf (via train station)
  • Bus no. 914 running to Gundelsheim
  • Bus no. 915 running to Gartenstadt
  • Bus no. 917 running to Memmelsdorf - Merkendorf - Laubend (via train station)
  • Bus no. 927 running to Memmelsdorf - Schammelsdorf - Drosendorf (via train station)
Bus stop Kloster-Banz-Str.:
  • Bus no. 901 running to Gartenstadt (via train station)
  • Bus no. 931 running to P+R Breitenau (via train station)

Please see the official public transportation site for more information:
http://www.verkehrsbetriebe.de/cms/OePNV/Liniennetzplan/Liniennetzplan.html

Bus tickets are 1,60 Euro (single ride) or 4,80 Euro (four rides).
Taxi fees from the centre of Bamberg to the workshop venue are about 10 Euro.

In case you arrive by car, sufficient free parking space will be available on the university's parking lot (lecture-free time).


Accommodation in Bamberg

As participant of ZEUS 2012 you are eligible for reduced prices for the following hotels in Bamberg.
Please follow the instructions in this document to get access to reduced prices or contact us directly in case you experience problems.

  • Hotel Bamberger Hof
    Schönleinsplatz 4
    96047 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 9855-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 9855-62
  • Welcome Kongress Hotel Bamberg
    Mußstraße 7
    96047 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 7000-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 7000-516
  • Welcome Hotel Residenzschloss
    Untere Sandstraße 32
    96049 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 6091-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 6091-701
  • Best Western Hotel
    Luitpoldstraße 7
    96052 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 51090-408
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 51090-590
  • Barockhotel am Dom
    Vorderer Bach 4
    96049 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 540-31
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 540-21
  • Hotel National
    Luitpoldstraße 37
    96052 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 509980
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 22436
  • Hotel Europa
    Untere Königstraße 6-8
    96052 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 309302-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 309302-30
  • Hotel Ibis
    Theatergassen 10
    96047 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 98048-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 98048-452
  • Arkaden Hotel im Kloster
    Karmelitenplatz 1
    96049 Bamberg
    Tel. +49 (0) 951 / 509841-0
    Fax +49 (0) 951 / 509841-29

Additional Hotels are available under (in English language):
http://www.bamberg.info/en/hotels-ferienwohnungen/

Some impressions of Bamberg

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