Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics

Contact and Arrival

Address

Theoretical Astrophysics Tuebingen (TAT)
Eberhard Karls University
Auf der Morgenstelle 10 [building C]
D-72076 Tuebingen

phone +49 (0) 70 71 - 29 - 7 54 68
fax +49 (0) 70 71 - 29 - 58 89

Arrival

By car, motorway A81 Stuttgart - Singen
Leave the motorway at Herrenberg and take the B28 with direction to Tuebingen. In Tuebingen, at the first traffic lights please turn left following the signs to "Naturwissenschaftliche Institute". After 1 km please turn right and after 500 m right again. Please use our parking garage on the left.

By car, motorway A8 Munich - Stuttgart
Leave the motorway at Stuttgart airport and take the B27 with direction to Tuebingen. In Tuebingen, normally please look for "Tuebingen Nord" and follow the signs to "Uni Morgenstelle" and "Naturwissenschaftliche Institute". Next, please use our parking garage on the left.

By plane
The Airport Sprinter (bus number 828) leaves Stuttgart airport every 30 minutes and brings you to Tuebingen in one hour. The fare is for 7.60 €, the schedule can be downloaded (please note that there are different times on week-ends).

By train
Please see some information on German Railways.

By bus within Tuebingen
Your bus ticket remains valid even if you have to change busses during one trip.

Please take one of the bus lines 5, 13 (please consider its direction), 18, 19 and X15 from the main train station; it is a ten minutes' trip to the bus-stop "BG Unfallklinik".

You will get a daily ticket at the ticket machine in the bus (the "Tagesticket solo", orange button 13 is for 4.00 €, please have coins ready). In some busses only the bus-driver sells tickets. In this case please tell him "BG Clinics" (he might not speak much English though).

Monthly tickets etc. are available at the tourist office (Info-Point) on Neckar-bridge. Bus connections please find at naldo.

Maps

A general plan of Tuebingen (source: University of Tuebingen)

campus Morgenstelle (source: OpenStreetMap)

campus Morgenstelle (source: Google Maps)

old city center (source: city of Tuebingen)