Conference Venue and travel information
The GfOe annual Meeting conference will take place at the main campus of the
University of Hildesheim
, Marienburger Platz 22, Germany.
How to get to Hildesheim and the Conference Venue
The nearest international airport is
. Airports of
are only about two to three hours away by train. If you are coming from Hanover,
take the S-Bahn train or a RE regional train directly to Hildesheim. A
from Hanover airport to Hildesheim has a price range from 75 to 100 Euro. From Frankfurt,
Berlin or Hamburg take an ICE train connection to Hildesheim. More information on traveling by train can be found
By train and/or bus
Hildesheim can be reached by ICE trains coming from Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, Kassel, Braunschweig and many other cities. From Hanover take the S-Bahn train or regional
train, which leaves every 30 minutes from Hanover main station to Hildesheim (approx. 30 minutes travel time). More information on traveling by train can be found
From the train station take Bus number 3 direction "Marienburger Höhe/Itzum" and exit at "Universität" (every 15 minutes, approx. 20 minutes to the venue). From the city
center take bus number 4 direction "Itzum" and exit at "Universität". A
from the train station costs around 15 Euro. More information about bus transportation can be found
From Frankfurt/Kassel or Hamburg/Hanover
Take the highway A7 and take the exit 62 "Hildesheim". Follow the signs towards Hildesheim City Centre until the roundabout. Leave the roundabout at the third exit towards
Goslar (B6). At the next crossing go straight and follow the signs "Marienburger Höhe" or "Universität".
From Berlin or the Ruhr Region
Take the highway A2 until the main junction Hanover East, then take the A7 towards Hildesheim-Kassel and take the exit as mentioned above.