How to reach us

By plane or train

The nearest airport is Leipzig-Halle. From there please take a taxi to the institute (approx. 50 Euro) or the S-Bahn S5/S5X to Leipzig Central Station (every 30 min. daily).
At Leipzig Central Station go to the tram station, track 2. Take tram lines nr. 3 (direction: Taucha) or 3E (direction: Sommerfeld) and exit at stop “Permoser/Torgauer Straße” (tram takes 12 minutes, 7th stop). Cross ‘Torgauer Straße’ and follow ‘Permoser Straße’ until, after about 5 Minutes, you find the entrance to the “Wissenschaftspark” on the left. Please sign in at the gate. You will receive a map of the “Wissenschaftspark”.
Further public transport: Next to the entrance of the science park bus lines 77 and 90 stop at station “Leonhard-Frank-Straße”.

By road

Leave motorway A14 at exit "Leipzig-Nordost" and turn follow the direction to Leipzig Zentrum (City Centre) in the "Torgauer Straße" or leave motorway A14 at exit "Leipzig-Ost" and follow the direction to Leipzig Zentrum (City Centre) in the "Permoserstraße".


From Airport Leipzig/Halle to Leipzig you cross travel zones 163, 162 and 110. You need a train ticket for three zones.
Single tickets at 5 Euros (valid for 1,5 hours after validation of ticket). One day travel cards are 11,50 Euro (valid for 24 hours after validation) for 3 zones.
Travels in the inner city of Leipzig (Zone 110) start with 2,70 Euro for a single ticket (valid for one hour after ticket validation). One day travel card for one person and zone is 7,60 Euro. One day travel cards can also be obtained for 2 to 5 persons.
The public transport in the Leipzig/Halle region is provided by the Mitteldeutsche Verkehrsverbund MDV. Tickets can be bought at the vending machines at nearly every station or stop. Additional travel information can be found on the homepage of the MDV

If you have any questions, please contact:

  • Secretary of Prof. Dr. André Anders (Mrs. A. Wedemann): +49 (0)341 235 - 2308 
  • Secretary of the administration (Mrs. N. Förster): +49 (0)341 235 - 3100