Organisation and conference office
Tel: 0049 (0)681 98806 1010
HIPS and Saarland University, Campus Building E8.1
Conference site: Saarland University, Campus Building E 2.5
The conference site is barrier-free and accessible for people with a disability. In case you need detailed information and check for back-up assistance upfront, please inform the conference office at your earliest convenience.
Travelling by plane:
1 – National flights from Berlin or Hamburg to Saarbrücken take between 1 hour 10 minutes and 1 hour 20 minutes. Saarbrücken/ SCN is situated about 12 km from the Saarbrücken campus. The bus from the airport to the university takes between 45 minutes and one hour and costs €2.50. A taxi will take you to the university in 15-20 minutes and costs around €20.
2 – International flights via Luxembourg/ LUX
a – Take a private airport shuttle from LUX airport to Saarbrücken City, drop off at the city center, costs approx. 170 EUR (round trip). Please note: We cannot recommended public transport from LUX to Saarbrücken.
b – You may get a connecting flight from LUX airport to Saarbrücken airport/ SCN, depends on what time you will be arriving in LUX.
3 – International flights via Frankfurt/ FRA:
a – Take a private airport shuttle from FRA airport to Saarbrücken, drop off at the hotel, costs approx. 200 EUR (round trip).
b – Take the train from FRA airport to Saarbruecken City; there is a direct connection leaving every two hours, taking approx. 3 hours, costs approx. 40 EUR.
Travelling by train: High-speed ICE/TGV services are available from Frankfurt/Mannheim and Paris to Saarbrücken central station. Regional services run from Mainz, Trier and Strasbourg.
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