Information

Organizers:

  • German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety / BMUB
  • German Environment Agency / UBA

Date:

April 17 - 19, 2016

Conference language: 

English

Venue

Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus
Luisenstraße 59
10117 Berlin (Mitte), Germany
www.langenbeck-virchow-haus.de

see map

How to get to the venue

Arriving at Tegel airport:

Take bus line “TXL” (direction Alexanderplatz via Hauptbahnhof) and get off at the bus stop “Charité – Campus Mitte”. The bus stop is at 50 m from the entrance to the Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, Luisenstrasse 59. Travel time about 25 minutes. If you take a taxi from the airport travel time is at least 20 minutes depending on traffic.

Arriving at Schönefeld airport:

Walk to the train station, take train RB 14 (direction Nauen) or RE 7 (direction Dessau). Get off at “Friedrichstraße” train station. Change here to bus No. 147 (direction Hauptbahnhof) and get off at the bus stop “Charité/Campus Mitte”. Travel time about 60 minutes.
If you take a taxi from the airport travel time is at least 45 minutes depending on traffic.

Further information on public transportation in Berlin

Arrival by train:

From the main station “Hauptbahnhof” travel by bus No. 147 (direction Märkisches Museum). Get off the bus at the stop “Charite/Campus Mitte”. The bus stop is at 50 m from the entrance to the Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus Luisenstrasse 59. Travel time about 6 minutes.

From train station “Friedrichstraße” take the bus No.147 (direction Hauptbahnhof). Get off at the bus stop “Charite/Campus Mitte”. Travel time about 6 minutes.

Walking distance to the Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus is about 10 minutes from “Hauptbahnhof” and about 15 minutes from “Friedrichstraße”.

Arrival by car:

Please note that the Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus does not have any parking facilities. Public parking space in Berlin Mitte is limited and mostly fee-based.

Accommodation:

There are a few middle class hotels close to the conference venue.  Below are some hotel recommendations within walking distance:

Hotel Albrechtshof
http://www.hotel-albrechtshof.de
walking distance to the venue:  800 m

i31 Hotel
web www.hotel-i31.de/en
walking distance to the venue:  850 m

Motel One Hauptbahnhof
http://www.motel-one.com/en/hotels/berlin/hotel-berlin-hauptbahnhof/
walking distance to the venue:  1,3 km

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