The course will start at the ICBM in Wilhelmshaven. Participants are expected to arrive on Sunday, July 30, 2017 in the afternoon.
The closest international airport is Bremen. Bremen is connected to bigger international airports by shuttle flights. From Frankfurt or Hamburg, there is are also fast train connections to Bremen. From Bremen there are hourly train connections to Wilhelmshaven main station (Hbf). From the train station to ICBM we will organize a pick-up service.
A travel planner and train schedules (including trams) in English language are available at the Deutsche Bahn web site (also in other languages).
From Bremen to Wilhelmshaven
A planner for local connections is available at the VBN web site.
From Bremen airport to Bremen main station (Hauptbahnhof, Hbf): take the tram #6 (16 min travel time)
From Bremen main station (Hauptbahnhof, Hbf) to Wilhelmshaven train station (Hbf) via Oldenburg: by train (about 2 h), with a change of trains in Oldenburg. Due to construction works on weekends, you will have leave the train at Varel and continue to WHV by bus (Bus SEV). This is well organized and even indicated in the schedules. Trains are operating hourly.
From Wilhelmshaven train station to ICBM: We will organize a pick-up service on Sun July 30, 2017 in the afternoon.
The walking distance via the historical Kaiser Wilhelm Bridge is 2,6 km.
Local bus line #6 is operating every 30 min from Wilhelmshaven central bus station (ZOB) to stop "Kaiser Wilhelm Brücke/Südstrand" (4 min). The remaining walking distance to ICBM is about 1 km.
Addresses and maps
The Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment (ICBM) is located in Oldenburg and in Wilhelmshaven.
ICBM-TERRAMARE (Campus Wilhelmshaven)
Coordinates: 53.514964, 8.146192
Route planner ICBM-Terramare in Wilhelmshaven
ICBM - (Campus Wechloy)
Carl-von-Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
P.O Box 2503
Coordinates: 53.152750, 8.166923
Current travel info
If you see this building, you are almost there! (ICBM Wilhelmshaven)