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DSC 2015 Travel Information

Arrival by airplane

The closest international airport is Stuttgart airport "Echterdingen", located at about 35 km from Tübingen.
The journey from the airport to Tübingen takes about 20-30 minutes by taxi.
You can also take the bus line 826 or 828 (so-called Airport-Sprinter) and will arrive at Tübingen in about an hour. The departure is in front of the terminal 1 (arrivals) every 30 minutes. The bus will arrive at the Train Station ("Tübingen - Hbf").
You can find here a pdf of Airport-Sprinter (828) schedule.

NOTE: You arrive in Tübingen entering from the North-East side, passing the conference site - Bus Stop Tübingen - Hölderlinstraße.

Arrival by train

Tübingen central station is located at the south-side of central Tübingen. There are good connections - mostly via Stuttgart. The Deutsche Bahn website give further information on your travel options by train.

Arrival by car

Tübingen can be reached from the motorways A 8 and A 81.
Coming from the North, motorway A8: Please take the exit "Tübingen/Reutlingen" and merge onto the B27 towards Tübingen. Arriving at Tübingen, please follow the signs towards "Zentrum".
Coming from the South, motorway A81: Please take the exit "Rottenburg", heading towards Tübingen. After 4 km turn left two times towards "Wurmlingen/Tübingen/Reutlingen" and follow the signs towards "Tübingen West/Unterjesingen".

Tübingen by Bus

The network of buses in Tübingen is rather dense and very convenient. Many lines start or end at the train station, passing the Kupferbau. The best bus stops for the conference are "Gmelinstraße", "Hölderlinstraße" or "Uni/Neue Aula".
Tickets can be purchased directly on the bus (ticket machine). Please bring enough change or pay by the "Geldkart" (stored money value directly on card) option. A single trip costs 2.3€ if paid in cash. The day pass costs 4.6€.
Further information and timetables can be found here. The bus network map can be downloaded from here.


Parking options are available directly behind the “Kupferbau”.


Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline

Abstract acceptance notification

Registration open

Paper submission deadline

Early bird exhibitors registration deadline

Final acceptance notification

Early bird conference registration deadline

Final paper due

Conference & Exhibition