Institut für Physik Universität Mainz
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Andrea Graham
Room: 02-327 (2nd floor)
Tel: +49 6131 39 23998
Fax: +49 6131 39 25179


By plane:

Frankfurt Airport: Trains to "Mainz Hauptbahnof" leave
from platform 3 at "Frankfurt/Flughafen Regionalbahnhof", located in
the basement of Terminal 1. Use: S-Bahn 8, Regionalbahn (RB) and
Regionalexpress (RE). ~30 min.
Long-distance trains (a bit more expensive than regional trains) leave
from "Frankfurt/Flughafen Fernbahnhof", which is connected by a
bridge to Terminal1. Use: Eurocity (EC), Intercity (IC), Intercity Express
(ICE). ~20 min.

Airport Frankfurt-Hahn: The ORN bus to Mainz stops in front of
Terminal 3 (every 3 hours, non-stop). ~90 min.


Public transport:

Upon your arrival at the Frankfurt airport you can take the suburban train # S8 from the regional train station at the airport to the main station in Mainz (second stop in Mainz). The suburban train # 8 leaves every half hour and takes 26 minutes. The fare for the suburban tram is 4,90 Euro one way and you can use your credit card at the ticket machine.

To get to campus from the main station you can take the trams 51, 53 or 59 going in the direction of “Lerchenberg”. Please get off at the tram stop “Friedrich-von-Pfeiffer-Weg”.

(Campus map)

By car:

From the north-east: Take the A5 to Nordwestkreuz Frankfurt.
From there, take the A66 direction Wiesbaden to Schiersteiner Kreuz.
There, take the A643 direction Koblenz/Bingen/Mainz to the
Autobahndreick Mainz. Then, take the A60 direction
Kaiserslautern/Darmstadt/Mz-Finthen to the exit Mz-Finthen/
lnnenstadt/Saarstaße (Exit 19) in direction lnnenstadt/Saarstaße. To
continue see 'from all directions' below.
From the north-west: Take the A61 to the Autobahnkreuz Nahetal, from
there the A60 in direction Mainz/Wiesbaden to the exit Mz-Finthen/
lnnenstadt/Saarstaße, taking direction lnnenstadt/Saarstaße. Or take
the A3 to the A66 and then follow the north-east directions.
From the south: Take the A5 to Darmstädter Kreuz, then the A67
direction Rüsselsheim. From there, take the A60 direction Mainz/
Wiesbaden to Exit 19 (lnnenstadt/Saarstaße) in direction Innenstadt/
From all directions: Saarstraße (L 419) Ieads to the roundabout
"Europaplatz". Take the first exit right to exit the traffic circle and then
again the first exit right, direction "Universität" (to the left after the exit).
Turn left at the next traffic lights. Parking space is available to the left
of the main entrance.