Location and Accomodation


Building S3|20
Building S3|20

Darmstadt is located right in the center of the Rhine-Main-Neckar area, one of the most prosperous parts of Germany. Darmstadt has a rich cultural heritage with some roots in the Art Nouveau, which is still visible in the cityscape. The city is well connected to Frankfurt (International Airport, 25 kilometers) or Heidelberg (60 kilometers, also a famous place in Germany).

Getting to the conference

The workshop will take place in the TU Darmstadt building S3|20 located in the Rundeturmstraße 10. The conference room and the registration desk are located just at the entrance of the building.

From Francfort Airport , there is direct bus connection (line “AIR”, frequency : every 30 min) to the main Train Station of Darmstadt (travel time 25 minutes, ticket cost 7,75€).

From the Darmstadt Train Station you can make the final 2 kilometers either by Tram line 3 (direction Lichtenbergschule), line 9 or line 2 (direction Böllenfalltor) or Bus F, H or K and leave on the central stop „Schloss

From there, it is only a few hundreds meters walk to the S3|20 building by taking the Erich-Ollenhauer-Promenade (see map).


A list of hotels which are within a short walking distance is given below. Some of the hotels have special rates for TUD conferences. You will receive the instructions to get the special rates in the registration confirmation.

  • The Welcome Hotel is located right next to main buildings of the university and conference place. (about 100€ / night) (special rate)
  • Ibis(about 70€ / night)
  • Bockshaut(about 109€ / night)
  • Intercity(about 96€ / night) (special rate)
  • Maritim(about 95€ / night) (special rate)
  • Youth Hostel(about 35€ / night)