Contact and Directions

Rheinstrasse 75
D-64295 Darmstadt
E-Mail: info{at}


Claudia Prediger
Phone: +49 (0) 6151 869 230
Fax: +49 (0) 6151 869 224
E-Mail: claudia.prediger{at}

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Prof. Dr. Andreas Heinemann
Phone: +49 (0) 621-4105 1170
E-Mail: andreas.heinemann{at}

Committee Members

Prof. Dr. Johannes Buchmann (Chairman)
E-Mail: johannes.buchmann{at}

Dr. Wolfgang Böhmer
E-Mail: wolfgang.boehmer{at}

Prof. Dr. Christoph Busch
E-Mail: christoph.busch{at}

Dr. Gerhard Schabhüser
E-Mail: gerhard.schabhueser{at}

Prof. Dr. Michael Waidner
E-Mail: michael.waidner{at}


Fraunhofer SIT
Rheinstrasse 75
64295 Darmstadt


By car

Autobahn junction Darmstadt (A5/A67), take the Darmstadt-Innenstadt exit and follow the road into the city. The institute's parking lot is right at the main entrance. Please follow the Rheinstrasse until Steubenplatz, then take a U-turn and follow the Rheinstrasse until the institute, which is to the right just after the Aral gas station.

By train

From the Darmstadt main train station an approx. 10-minute walk along the Rheinstrasse.

By tram or bus

Take bus F or H, or tram no. 1, 2, 4, 5 or 9 until bus/tram stop "Berliner Allee". From there it is an approx. 1 minute walk to the institute.

By airplane

From the Frankfurt / Main airport with the Airliner (every half hour) from Terminal 1, bus stop no. 14, to Darmstadt main station (about 25 minutes, 7,40€ one-way). From there it is an approx. 10-minute walk along the Rheinstrasse. If a taxi is preferred, it is about 25 km (travel time approx. 20 minutes).

Darmstadt environment

By plane and by bus (Frankfurt)

The Airliner provides a bus transfer every (half an) hour from bus stop 14 at Frankfurt airport to Darmstadt / Central Station. From there you take Bus F (direction "Oberwaldhaus") to bus stop "Alexanderstrasse / TU". Turn right into "Merckstrasse". After 50 meters you turn right again in "Erich-Ollenhauer-Promenade" which will lead you directly to our main entrance. For further details see map.

Time schedules for busses and trains van be found on the web pages of RMV.

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