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The symposium will take place in the auditorium of the New Krehl Clinic of Heidelberg University Hospital, Building 410 on the Neuenheimer Feld Campus.

Medizinische Universitätsklinik, Neue Krehl-Klinik
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg

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How to get to Heidelberg from Frankfurt International Airport

Heidelberg is located about 90 km south of Frankfurt am Main.

Frequent trains connect Frankfurt international airport to Heidelberg main station. Frankfurt international airport has two train stations: long-distance trains (DB Fernbahnhof) and regional trains (S-Bahnhof). To travel to Heidelberg it is best to use the Fernbahnhof. The quickest connection by ICE takes about one hour and may involve changing trains either at the main station in Frankfurt or in Mannheim.

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Public Transport from Heidelberg main station to New Krehl Clinic

From Heidelberg main train station, you can take the tramway lines 21 (towards Hans-Thoma-Platz) or 24 (towards Handschuhsheim), as well as the bus 32 (towards Neuenheim Kopfklinik) to the University Hospital Campus. From the main station, exit the tramway at the second stop called “Jahnstraße”. Cross the street (towards the copy shop) and you will find the bus line 32 stop called “Jahnstraße“. Exit the bus at the stop called “Medizinische Klinik“. The New Krehl Clinic building (IFN410) is directly in front of you.

Tickets can be purchased from bus drivers directly or at automatic machines at most bus/tramway stops. Tickets cannot be purchased in trams. Several options are possible including one-ride ticket, one-day ticket for one or more persons as well as three-day ticket. For more details vrn

Door-to-door shuttle services are also available. We recommend that you book your transfer in advance. The pick-up location is at the Meeting-Point (Treffpunkt).

Long distance busses from Frankfurt Airport Terminal 1 to Heidelberg main train station can be booked from

By car the journey from Frankfurt Airport is straightforward and should take around one hour. After leaving the airport, follow signs and take the A5 highway direction Basel/Darmstadt/A5. Stay on the A5 highway for approximatively 70 km. Take exit n°37 for Heidelberg city center or n°36 for Dossenheim in direction of the Neuenheimer Feld Campus.

Parking possibilities on the Neuenheimer Feld Campus

You will find car parks possibilities in the direct vicinity of the New Krehl Clinic: parking PZoo and P160. The daily charge is 7€. Other parking garages are available on the Neuenheimer Feld Campus. (download PDF)


Accommodation is not included in the conference registration fees.
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