Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics

Contact and Arrival


Theoretical Astrophysics Tuebingen (TAT)
Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen
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


By car via 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 via 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.

From the airport

The Airport Sprinter (bus number 828) leaves Stuttgart airport every 30 minutes and brings you to Tuebingen in one hour. The fare is for 8.10 €, you might want to see the Airport Sprinter Schedule 2024 (please consider a reduced schedule during the week-end).

Travelling by train

Please see German Railways

Travelling by bus

Please see Flixbus

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, 18, 19 and X15 from the main train and bus 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 for 4.60 €, 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 too much English).

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


Campus Morgenstelle (Source: OpenStreetMap)
Old city center (Source: City of Tuebingen)