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How to get to Stuttgart Institute

Car

Take A81/A8 to Stuttgart interchange (Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart); continue on A831/B14 toward Stuttgart-Vaihingen/Zentrum, approx. 2 km to Universität exit; turn left into Universitätsstrasse; follow Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft sign

Train

From Stuttgart central station (Hbf) take suburban train (S-Bahn) S1 toward Herrenberg or S2/S3 toward Flughafen. Get off at Universität, leave station via Schranne/Nobelstrasse residential area exit, walk approx. 7 mins. Or take bus 84 or 92, get out at Nobelstrasse

Plane

From Stuttgart airport take suburban train (S-Bahn) S2/S3 to Universität, then see “Train”; or take a taxi (approx. 16 km)

How to get to Department Life Cycle Engineering

Car

Take A81/A8 to Stuttgart interchange (Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart); continue on A831/B14 toward Stuttgart-Vaihingen/Zentrum, approx. 1 km take exit "Vaihingen/Unterer Grund"; turn right into Zusestraße; take first exit at the roundabout into Wankelstraße

Train

From Stuttgart central station (Hbf) take suburban train (S-Bahn) S1 or S2/S3 toward Stuttgart-Vaihingen. Get off at Stuttgart-Österfeld, leave station via Zusestraße exit, walk approx. 7 mins

Plane

From Stuttgart airport take suburban train (S-Bahn) Flughafen-Stuttgart-Vaihingen, get off Stuttgart-Österfeld; or take a taxi (approx. 15 km)

How to get to Holzkirchen Branch

Car

Take A8 Munich–Salzburg until Holzkirchen exit; continue for approx. 2 km on B318 toward Miesbach, Bad Tölz until Holzkirchen-Mitte exit, turn off toward Miesbach; the institute is approx. 800 m on right (place sign Oberlaindern)


Train

From Munich central station (Hbf) take suburban train (S-Bahn) S3 toward Holzkirchen, get out at final stop (journey time 45 mins),
or take Bayerische Oberlandbahn (BOB) toward Bayrischzell, Lenggries or Tegernsee (approx. 30 mins). From Holzkirchen train station take bus 9561 toward Schliersee, get out at Oberlaindern Fraunhofer-Institut (approx. 5 mins); or take a taxi (approx. 3 km)

Plane

From Munich airport take suburban train (S-Bahn) S8 to München-Ostbahnhof, change to S3 toward Holzkirchen, then see “Train”; or take a taxi (approx. 75 km)

How to get to Nürnberg Branch

Car

Take A3 to Exit 83 Fürth/Erlangen interchange (Autobahnkreuz); continue on A73 toward Nürnberg-Süd until Flughafen exit, then go left onto Jansenbrücke/Maximilianstrasse/B4R/B8. After approx. 550 m turn left into Fürther Strasse/B8, entrance on right side of road

Take A6 to Exit 58 Nürnberg-Süd interchange (Autobahnkreuz); continue on A73 toward Nürnberg-Süd via the southwestern bypass (Südwesttangente) as far as exit for Nürnberg-Hafen interchange (Autobahnkreuz); continue toward A3/A73/Nürnberg Zentrum/Würzburg/Bamberg and further along N4 until Flughafen exit, go right onto Jansenbrücke/Maximilianstrasse/B4R/B8; then see A3 directions

Take A9 to Exit 52 Nürnberg-Fischbach; continue along B4 toward Nürnberg-Zentrum. After approx. 4.3 km, turn left onto Rabin-itzhak-Strasse/B2/B4R. Keep right on approach road toward A3/A73/Würzburg/Erlangen/Bamberg and continue on N4 to Flughafen exit; then see A6 directions

Train

From Nürnberg central station (Hbf) take underground train (U-Bahn) U1 toward Hardhöhe and get off at Eberhardshof. Walk along Fürther Strasse toward the inner city, the entrance is on the right side of road

Plane

From Nürnberg airport, take underground train (U-Bahn) U2 toward Röthenbach as far as Nürnberg central station (Hbf). Change to underground train U1, then see “Train”