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Driving Directions

Arriving by bus from Tübingen Central Station

The bus station is located opposite Tübingen Central Station.

Get off the bus at the stop "Hölderlinstraße".


Departing from bus platform "F":
8 [Hagelloch, ′09 /′39],
13 [Wanne Kunsthalle, ′43 / ′13],
16 [Vor dem Kreuzberg, ′28 / ′58],
18 [Hagelloch, ′21 / ′51]


Departing from bus platform "I":
9 [Schloßberg, ′00 / ′30],
11 [Westbahnhof, ′15],
12 [Weststadt, ′45].


The ride takes about five minutes. There are ticket machines in the entrance hall of the central station, at bus platform "F" or on the buses; take a single ticket "Kurzstrecke" [€ 1.80; valid for 30 minutes; transfer of tickets is not permitted].

Follow Hölderlinstraße for about 100 meters in the driving direction of the bus, turn right at the next turning (pedestrian access) onto Liebermeisterstraße. Continue on Liebermeisterstraße going uphill and turn left to Schleichstraße. The IWM building, Schleichstraße 6, is located on the right hand side.

The walk from the Central Station to the IWM takes about 20 minutes.
Please visit http://www.svtue.de/ or http://www.naldo.de/ for further information regarding your individual schedule.

Arriving by car

If you arrive by car from Stuttgart or Munich via the A8 highway, leave the A8 at the exit 52a Stuttgart-Möhringen and take the B27 towards Reutlingen/Tübingen. Follow the road for approximately 25 kilometers and leave the B27 at the exit Tübingen-Lustnau/-Kliniken/-Universität. After continuing for 2 kilometers on Stuttgarter Straße (L1208), turn left at the main intersection in Tübingen-Lustnau onto Wilhelmstraße. Continue for 2 kilometers on Wilhelmstraße, which turns into Mohlstraße and Hölderlinstraße, until you have reached the parking garage "Altstadt-König" at the right hand side of Rümelinstraße.

Follow the signs in the parking garage and the stairs leading up to the Uni-Kliniken Tal/Augenklinik. Then turn right and follow the sign Augenklinik (ophthalmic clinic). About 200 meters past the ophthalmic clinic you'll arrive at the IWM building, Schleichstraße 6, on the left side of the road.

Barrier-free access

The institut has a barrier-free entrance at the back of the building (see map). There is also an accessible parking space. At the moment you can only enter the building via this door with a code, so please inform your contact person in the institut ahead of your visit.

Arriving by plane

After arriving at Stuttgart airport take bus 828 to Tübingen. Since May 2016 there has been a new bus terminal, right betwen "Flughafenstraße" and Terminal 4 (site plan). The bus runs twice per hour (`15 /`45). For more information on the "Airport-Sprinter" and the current schedule, click here.

In Tübingen, get off the bus at the stop "Hölderlinstraße", then follow the directions "Arriving by bus from Tübingen Central Station" to get  to the IWM.