Travel and venue CMSB 2017
Travel to Darmstadt
By air via Frankfurt International Airport (FRA)
From Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) a direct bus service (AirLiner) connects the airport with the city of Darmstadt every 30 minutes at peak times, otherwise every 60 minutes. The trip duration is appoximately 35 minutes. The one way fare is approximately 9 €. Unfortunately only cash is accepted on the bus but tickets can be also bought at the RMV ticket vending machines in the airport using credit or debit cards.
Schedule Airliner (only in German available)
If you arrive at Terminal 1, board the AirLiner bus from bus stop 14, outside the terminal, across the road. At Terminal 2, the bus stops just outside the terminal entrance. Get off the bus at the main station, Luisenplatz or Kongresszentrum/Convention Center.
A taxi from Frankfurt airport to Welcome Hotel Darmstadt costs approximately 50-65 € and takes around 30 minutes.
By train via Darmstadt HBf
Darmstadt is a sizable railway hub, with many trains stopping at Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof (main station). Public transport (buses and light rail) from Darmstadt HBf to Hotel is available but sometimes involves a short walk. Taxis are available as well; a ride takes around 10-15 minutes.
The conference will be held in the recently restored “Maschinenhaus” of Technische Universität Darmstadt.
Local travel within Darmstadt
Please be informed that you have the possibility to get a 3-day-ticket for local transport within Darmstadt.
Please ask for the RMV ticket at registration desk.
Map of RMV-lines: heagmobilo
Here you can find RMV-schedules: HEAG
Conference dinner will be at Georg-Christoph-Lichtenberghaus
Dieburger Strasse 241, 64287 Darmstadt