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Travel by plane

The two nearest airports are Frankfurt/Main and Stuttgart.

  •     From Frankfurt airport you need to take the train and change at least once in Stuttgart to get to Tübingen. Travel time is approx. 2-3 hours
  •     From Stuttgart Airport you can take the bus 828 (Airport-Sprinter) which runs twice an hour. Travel time approx. 70 minutes.
  •     From Tübingen main station you can take the TüBus lines 1, 2, 7 or 21 to the stop "Lothar-Meyer-Bau". From the busstop you stay on the same side of the road and walk back to number 50.

Journey planner of the Deutsche Bahn

Timetable flyer of shuttle bus 828 (Airport-Sprinter) in German / 828-online schedule information

Online schedule information of buses in Tübingen

 

Travel by train

Travel by German rail (DB) to Stuttgart main station (Hbf)

From Stuttgart main station there is an hourly train service to Tübingen. Travel time approx. 60 minutes

From Tübingen main station you can take either of the TüBus lines 1, 2, 7 or 21 to the busstop "Lothar-Meyer-Bau".
     (The main bus station is directly in front of the train station)

Journey planner of the Deutsche Bahn

Online schedule information of the buses in Tübingen

Travel by car

From the A8 motorway

→ Take the B27 to Tübingen

→ Take the 2nd exit direction Böblingen / Lustnau

→ At the 3rd crossing turn left into Wilhelmstraße

→ Follow the street, which becomes Mohlstraße, then Haußerstraße and finally Hölderlinstraße.

→ Turn left at the Gmelinstraße intersection and left again at Wilhelmstraße. The Brechtbau is located at number 50.(building no 70 on the map).