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Monika Fink Jutta Dziwis
Room 224 Room 215
Tel.: +49-9131-8527148 Tel.: +49-9131-8528772
Fax: +49-9131-8528774 Fax: +49-9131-15249
Email: monika.fink at Email: dziwis at
Gabriele Eckner
Room 218
Tel.: +49-9131-8527149
Fax: +49-9131-8520799
Email: gabriele.eckner at

Visitors and Shipping Address:

Erlangen Centre for Astroparticle Physics
Erwin-Rommel-Str. 1
D-91058 Erlangen


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Arrival by train

Informations about the train connections to Erlangen can be found on the pages of the Deutsche Bahn .

At the train station, take bus 293 (direction 'Sebaldussiedlung') and ride to the end of the line (Sebaldussiedlung, ride time 15-20 min).

The bus schedule is available online on the pages of the VGN (Verkehrsverbund Großraum Nürnberg). Use the stops 'Bahnhofplatz' and 'Sebaldussiedlung' in Erlangen to get information about the bus connections.

Arrival by car

  1. From the West/North-West (A3/E45 from Würzburg/Frankfurt)
    Drive A3 to interchange 'Fürth-Erlangen'
    Take A73 direction Erlangen
    Leave A73 at exit 'Bruck' (first exit after interchange)
    Continue with (4)
  2. From the North (A73 from Bamberg)
    Leave A73 at exit 'Bruck'
    Continue with (4)
  3. From the South/South-East (A3/E45 from Munich)
    Leave A3 at exit 'Tennenlohe'
    Continue with (5)
  4. From exit 'Bruck' (A73)
    Drive B4 eastwards
    Up to the 3. traffic light (after Ford/Jaguar-car dealer on the right side))
    Turn left (two turning lanes, keep right)
    You are now on Gebbertstr., take the first turn right
    You are now on Breslauer Str., drive all the way to the end (30 km/h-zone)
    Drive alle the way to the end (90-degree-left turn), on the right side, parking lot of the ECAP
  5. From exit 'Tennenlohe' (A3/E45)
    Drive B4 northwards (direction Erlangen)
    Turn right after approx. 1.5km
    Take the second exit in the roundabout, towards "Gräfenberg/Erlangen-Ost/Universität-Südgelände"
    You are now on Kurt-Schumacher-Streetße
    Drive to the street sign 'Erlangen Süd' and turn left on the Erwin-Rommel-Str.
    Drive alle the way to the end (90-degree-left turn), on the right side, parking lot of the ECAP

Arrival by plane

Information about flight connections can be found on the pages of the Airport Nürnberg.

Upon arrival, there are two possibilities to get to the ECAP:

  • By Taxi
    The fare will be around 30 Euro, the time of travel around 30 Minutes. Advise 'Erlangen, Sebaldus/Erwin-Rommel-Str.' as your destination.
  • By public transport
    There are a number of connections, all of which require several changes.

    Details can be found on the pages of the VGN (Verkehrsverbund Großraum Nürnberg). Use 'Ort=Nürnberg' and 'Haltestelle=Flughafen' as departure location von and 'Ort=Erlangen' and 'Haltestelle=Sebaldussiedlung' as arrival location nach an.

    The riding time will be roughly one hour, additionally there will be a walk of a few minutes. A single fare will be around 3-4 Euros.

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