Practical information

How to get to Kiel

The workshop takes place at Kiel University, Kiel, Germany.

By plane: Hamburg Airport is the nearest international airport. Take the Kielius bus to get from and to Hamburg Airport and Kiel Central Station. Connections and tickets (also in English)

By train: Kiel Central Station (Kiel Hbf) is served by regional, IC, and ICE trains. Connections and tickets (also in English and Danish)

How to get to Längengrad for pre-workshop drinks

We meet at Längengrad, Schwedenkai 1, 4th floor.

Walking from Kiel Central Station (Kiel Hbf) takes about 10 minutes. Some buses stop at Schwedenkai (bus 81 from the university), or Seegarten Ostseekai (buses 61 and 62 from the university).

How to get to the workshop venue

The workshop venue is at Westring 400, room 0.3.70.

By bus: From Kiel Central Station (Kiel Hbf) take bus 50, 60S, 61, 81, or 91 and get off at Universität or Universität Westring. Connections (also in English and Danish)

Tickets have to be purchased from the bus driver (cash payment only). One-way tickets within the city are € 2.60, whole-day tickets € 7.80.

If you are staying at Berliner Hof, the hotel will provide you with a ticket that is valid during your entire stay.

You’ll need cash

Unlike the Nordic countries, there are still many places in Germany where you’ll have to pay in cash. There are ATMs in banks (typically inside the building) and public places such as the central station.


You have access to the eduroam network at the workshop venue.