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Venue and Accommodation


The Workshop on Financing and Performance of the European rail Sector will take place in Giessen/Germany, about 50 kilometers north of Frankfurt am Main. The Alexander von Humboldt Haus is located on the Philosophikum Campus in the east of the city and can easily be reached by public transport. 

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Alexander von Humboldt Haus
Rathenaustraße 24a
35394 Gießen

Bus Stop "Rathenaustraße"

Buses 10, 801 and 802

Getting There

From Frankfurt Airport to Giessen Central Railway Station

Take a commuter train to Frankfurt Central Railway Station where you'll have to change to a regional train with direction Kassel, Dillenburg/Siegen or Marburg/Schwalmstadt-Treysa (RE30, RE/RB30/40, RE98/99). Duration: 65-80 minutes.

From Giessen Central Railway Station

Take bus number 10 in direction of "Rathenaustraße". Duration: 22 minutes.


A taxi ride from the Railway Station in Giessen to the venue costs about 10 Euro. 


You'll find a parking lot on the opposite side of the street, about 200m from the venue. The entrance is located near the pedestrian crossing. Parking is free of charge.



Best Western Plus Hotel Steinsgarten****

Single Room 96,00 Euro including breakfast, WiFi, Pay-TV and access to the wellness area (pool and sauna)



Hein-Heckroth-Str. 20, 35390 Gießen, Tel:+49 (641)3899-0, Fax:+49 (641)3899-200, Please refer to the booking code 'VWL 1'

TANDREAS Hotel Restaurant Weinlounge****

Single Room 99,00 Euro including breakfast



Licher Straße 55, 35394 Gießen, Tel: +49 (641)9407-0, Please refer to the booking code 'VWL 1'

Parkhotel Sletz Giessen***

Single Room 68,00 Euro including breakfast

Double Room 78,00 Euro (1 Person) or 98,00 Euro (2 Persons) including breakfast


Wolfstraße 26, 35394 Gießen, Tel: +49 (641)401040, Fax: +49 (641)40104140, , Please refer to the booking code 'VWL 1'