Current trends and open problems in computational solid mechanics
Travel advisory (important)
Due to construction work in the area of the Central Station in Hannover, rerouting as well as delays may occur when traveling by train to attend the conference. Before your trip please make sure to check the relevant pages of the Deutsche Bahn for current information:
Arrival by Public Transport
Walk from the main railway station approximately 250m into the City Centre to the underground railway stop Kröpcke, or ride to the next stop on the City Railway, routes 1 (direction Laatzen oder Sarstedt), 2 (Rethen), 3 (Wettbergen), 7 (Wettbergen), 8 (Messe/Nord) or 9 (Empelde).
From the tram stop Kröpcke you will reach the University within about 5 minutes. Take the City Railway, route 4 toward Garbsen, or 5 toward Stöcken. You need a ticket for 1 zone 2,70 EUR), if you start at the main station and change the lines at Kröpcke, or a Kurzstreckenticket (1,50 EUR), if you start at Kröpcke.
To get to the main university building, ride until you reach the stop called Leibniz Universität. You will see the the Welfenschloss (main building) in front of you.
Timetables are available at:
Arrival by Plane
From Hannover airport in Langenhagen, take the „S-Bahn“ no. 5 to the central station (Note: will run only once every hour). You need an individual ticket for 2 zones (3,50 EUR); tickets are available at automatic ticket machines (üstra) and also at DB-vending machines.
From the main station you can follow the directions under “arrival by public transport”. The ticket is valid up to Leibniz Universität.