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How to find us by train
Freiburg is located on the main Frankfurt/Main -Basel railway line. Exit the main station ("HBF"), and turn left (northwards) along the street ("Bismarckallee"). Walk along Bismarkallee for approximately 200 m, at the intersection continue straight on to the Stefan-Meier-Straße for another 200 m and then turn right into Albertstrasse. Walk for about 500 m and turn left onto the University campus after the tall chemistry building opposite Katharinenstrasse. You will find us on the right in a small newly renovated historic house after about 100 m. The SGBM office is on the ground floor and is open from 9 am to 6 pm on working days. Please just ring the SGBM door bell.
How to reach us by car
From the A5 Autobahn, Frankfurt via Karlsruhe to Basel, take the exit "Freiburg-Mitte" ("Freiburg-Centre") towards Freiburg, automatically taking the road B31, continuing along this for about 6 km. Take the exit "Hauptbahnhof" ("main station"), driving northward (right turn) and continue for more than 1 km passing the main station on your left. Continue straight after the large intersection on to the Stefan-Meier-Strasse. Then take the first right (after about 500 m) into the Albertstrasse. Continue along this for about 500 m and turn left on to the University Campus after the tall chemistry building directly opposite the Katharinenstrasse. You will find us on the right in a small newly renovated historic house after about 100 m. The SGBM office is on the ground floor and is open from 8 am to 6 pm on working days. Guest please just ring the SGBM door bell.
Freiburg is just under one hour away by car from the nearest airport Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg which is located in France but with a special border and road connection to Switzerland. The next nearest airport is Baden-Baden/Karlsruhe about one hour away. This airport is very small and mainly served by low cost airlines and charters. Zürich international airport (Switzerland) is only one and a half hours away by car or two hours by train and Frankfurt/Main international airport is also two hours away by direct train. Stuttgart airport is about 2 1/2 hours by train. If you arrive at the Basel/Mulhouse Airport please exit towards France (not Switzerland!). At the terminal building you can get a bus (Airport bus ) direct to Freiburg, (frequency every 1 ½ hours; travel time one hour). It takes you to the Freiburg train station ("Hauptbahnhof"). Once in Freiburg, follow the instructions for travel by train.