By car

Motorway A67 (Mannheim-Cologne) or Motorway A5 (Frankfurt-Basel). Take the highway exit “Darmstadt” at interchange “Darmstädter Kreuz” and follow the signs for “Stadtmitte”. From there follow the signs “TU Lichtwiese”. The Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics is on the fourth floor of building L2|06.

By train

From Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof (main train station) the R 65 train calls at the stop “TU Lichwiese”. Alternatively, take a train to Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof then take bus K which has “TU Lichtwiese” as its final stop.

By plane

At bus platform 14 take the “HEAG-AIRLINER” to Darmstadt. Exit Darmstadt Main Station (Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof). Take bus line K which has “TU-Lichtwiese” as its final stop (exit Mensa). Turn right and walk 300 m along Alarich-Weiss-Straße. On the left you will see a black cubical building (CSI-Gebäude L2|06). The Institute is on the 4th floor.

Hotel recommendation

  • Hotel Restaurant “zur Bockshaut” (Darmstadt City Centre)
  • Welcome Hotel Darmstadt
  • Konferenzhotel Maritim Darmstadt

Public transport information system:

For further information on public transport, please refer to the RMV website.

As destination type “Darmstadt TU-Lichtwiese/Mensa”