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Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology
How to find us
Fraunhofer-Institut für Grenzflächen- und Bioverfahrenstechnik IGB
At Stuttgart main station take city rail (S-Bahn) lines 1 (towards Herrenberg), 2 or 3 (towards the airport/Filderstadt), all departing from platform 101 at the lower level of the station. Get off at "Universität" and take the "Wohngebiet Schranne/ Endelbang/ Nobelstraß" exit. Follow the signs to "Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft". The walking distance is about 800 m. Alternatively, at "Universität" station you can also take the bus nos 84, 91 or 92 to "Nobelstraße". From Stuttgart main station you will need a total of about 20 minutes, including walking time of about 10 minutes.
From Autobahn A 81 (Heilbronn – Singen) or A 8 (Karlsruhe – München) go to junction "Autobahnkreuz Stuttgart“, where you take Autobahn A 831 in the direction of "Stuttgart-Zentrum“. Carry straight on for 2 km, then take the "Universität“ exit. Turn left into Universitätsstraße, which becomes Nobelstraße. You will reach the Fraunhofer site after about 800 m on the right-hand side.
At Stuttgart airport take city rail (S-Bahn) lines 2 or 3 towards "Stuttgart-Vaihingen/Hauptbahnhof". Get off at "Universität", then continue on foot, or take the bus as described above. Taking a taxi from the airport, the distance is about 16 km and travel time is approximately 20 minutes.
Map Fraunhofer campus, Stuttgart
- Karte Fraunhofer-Institutszentrum Stuttgart
Map university campus, Stuttgart-Vaihingen
94315 Straubing, Germany
The offices and laboratories of the BioCat Project Group
are located in the Wissenschaftszentrum Straubing, Schulgasse 16.
From train station (Bahnhof) Straubing take bus line 2. Get off at bus stop "Stadtwerke". Walk in driving direction approx. 200 m, turn left into "Schulgasse".
Approach via Autobahn A92 or A3:
Autobahn A92: exit Landau a. d. Isar
Autobahn A3: exit Straubing – Cham – B20
On Bundesstraße (mainroad) B20, direction Straubing, exit "Straubing Ost/Ittling".
On "Ittlinger Straße" approx. 2 km, direction Stadtmitte (city center), turn right into "St. Elisabeth Straße", direction Krankenhaus (hospital), at the end turn left into "Uferstraße". After 700 m please turn left into "Petersgasse", shortly left again. Following Petersgasse you find a new underground garage on the right hand side.
Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-
Biotechnological Processes CBP
Am Haupttor (Gate 12, Building 1251)
Motorway A9 Berlin – Munich, drive until the junction Rippachtal, follow the signposts to Leuna.
Motorway A38 Kassel / Göttingen – Leipzig / Dresden, exit Leuna, continue driving on B91 to Halle / Saale until you reach Leuna/InfraLeuna.
Leipzig / Halle international airport is situated 25 kilometers from Leuna. Take a taxi to Leuna.
Leuna has an internal railroad network for goods transport with connections to the main lines operated by the German Federal Railroad (Deutsche Bahn AG). All important connections for passenger transport are in the immediate vicinity.
Rail link Halle / Saale – Erfurt, get off at station Merseburg
Rail link Leipzig – Großkorbetha, get off at station Bad Dürrenberg
Tram line Halle / Saale – Bad Dürrenberg (Linie 5), get off at station Leuna “Am Haupttor”. The tram line leaves every half hour. The journey from Halle will take 55 minutes.