How to get to us

We are located at:

University of Goettingen
Institute of Physical Chemistry
Tammannstraße 6
D-37077 Göttingen

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GPS coordinates: 51.55901, 9.9482 (latitude, longitude)
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Detailed directions

Taxi from the railway station

Taxi stands are located at the eastern (Bahnhofsplatz) and western (Bahnhofsallee) exits of the railway station. The latter is most convenient if you arrive by the rapid train ICE (Inter City Express). Tell the taxi driver to go to Weende, Universität-Nord, Tammannstraße 6.

Public bus

Click here for a link to the detailed time-tables of the Göttinger Verkehrsbetriebe (in German). On workdays during business hours buses circulate every 30 minutes at least. Tickets can be bought from the driver in the bus.

Bus lines with stops close to the physical chemistry institute:

Line no. Bus stop Good connections (duration)
22 Tammannstraße City center (15 min.)
21, 23 Tammannstraße Railway station (15 min.)
41 Goldschmidtstraße City center (15 min.), railway station (20 min.)

From the railway station

Leave the railway station to the east (Bahnhofsplatz, Berliner Straße). The bus terminal (ZOB, Zentraler Omnibus Bahnhof) is located at the southern (right hand) side of Bahnhofsplatz. Take line no. 21 or 23 direction "Auf der Lieth/Faßberg" to bus stop Tammannstraße.

From the center of the city

Departure is favorable from bus stop Jüdenstraße some 150 m east of Altes Rathaus (old city hall), Markt. Take line no. 22 (or 41) direction Auf der Lieth (Stumpfe Eiche) to bus stop Tammannstraße (Goldschmidtstraße).

By car

Leave the Autobahn (motorway) A7 (E45) at the exit Göttingen-Nord. Continue 4 km on Bundesstraße B27 to Göttingen-Weende to the crossing with Hannoversche Straße (traffic lights). Continue 600 m straight on Bundesstraße B27 (An der Lutter), just 50 m before a bridge (Robert-Koch-Straße) crosses the road. Turn right, then left, following the signs to Universität-Nord or Polizei (police). Continue on Robert-Koch-Straße 350 m north, turn right (east) into Goldschmidtstraße, after 150 m turn left (north) into Tammannstraße and continue for another 150 m.