Travel/Transportation

Travel/Transportation

Please read the information below for directions on how to get to the institute:

By airplane:

There are world-wide air connections to Dresden Airport and numerous direct flights between Dresden and major German and European airports.

From the airport to the institute:

Use the suburban train to Dresden-Hauptbahnhof (duration about 25 minutes, departures every 30 minutes). The institute is quite near the main railway station Dresden-Hauptbahnhof (5 minutes walk). Please use the Southern exit 'Bayrische Straße': Leave the railway station to the right and follow Bayrische Straße and Hohe Straße.

or

Take a taxi/hire-car. Follow the signs indicating direction “Zentrum” and “Hauptbahnhof” via Karl-Marx-Straße, Königsbrücker Straße, Albertstraße, St. Petersburger Straße. After having passed beneath the railroad bridge of Dresden Hauptbahnhof turn right to Bayrische Straße until Hohe Straße.

By train:

There are numerous direct connections with major German and European cities. The institute is quite near the main railway station Dresden-Hauptbahnhof (5 minutes walk). Please use the Southern exit 'Bayrische Straße': Leave the railway station to the right and follow Bayrische Straße and Hohe Straße.

By car:

If you come from Frankfurt/Main, Hannover or Munich you should get on Autobahn A4: Leave the highway at exit Dresden-Altstadt and follow the road signs to “Zentrum”. When you pass beneath the railroad bridge turn right and follow Könneritzstraße and Ammon-straße. Turn right to the elevated roadway Budapester Straße following the sign to “Freiberg”. Shortly after the bridge turn left to Schweizer Straße and again left to Hohe Straße.

If you come from Berlin or Poland you reach Dresden on Autobahn A4  via Bautzen or A13 from Berlin. Leave the highway at exit Dresden-Hellerau and follow first the road signs to “Zentrum” and “Hauptbahnhof”. At the railway station Bahnhof Dresden-Neustadt turn right and follow Antonstraße, Marienbrücke, Könneritz- straße and Ammonstraße. Turn right to the elevated roadway Budapester Straße following the sign to “Freiberg”. Shortly after the bridge turn left to Schweizer Straße and again left to Hohe Straße.

If you use a navigation system in your car, please make sure to insert the right address Hohe Straße 6, 01069 Dresden-Südvorstadt (or 01089 Dresden-Plauen).  Please note that there is another Hohe Straße in a recently incorporated suburb of Dresden with the ZIP code 01156, which might cause confusion. There are parking spaces available at Wieland Straße.

Get directions on Google Maps here.