Travel information

 

Arrival by plane

 
Nearby are the airports Luxembourg , Saarbrücken and Frankfurt/Hahn

 
Airport Luxemburg (Lux)

The airport in Luxembourg is not connected to the German Railway Network. There are regularly busses in order to reach a town with train station. The bus connections can be found at the website of Deutsche Bahn AG (from: Luxembourg/to: Trier HBf). Directions from the main station to the hotel and/or to the University can be found in a separate section.

At the airport you can rent a car. The companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and National Car Rental have a counter at the airport. Detailed information can be found on the  Airport website. The driving distance to is about 60 kilometers and takes approx. 30 minutes.

An airport liner operates between the airport  Luxembourg and Trier about three to five times a day. A one-way ticket costs 12 € per person and the ride takes approx. 45 minutes. Further information can be found on the airport-liner website.  Reservations are required; for an additional fee of 9 € the airport liner also stops at  the hotel. Directions from the main station to the hotel and/or to the university can be found in a separate section. 

 
Airport Saarbrücken (SCN)

The airport Saarbrücken is not connected to the German Railway Network. You can either go by bus (regional bus line 10, journey time approx. 30 minutes) or by taxi (journey time approx. 20 minutes, price about 25 €) from the airport Saarbrücken to the main station Saarbrücken. From the main station Saarbrücken to the main station Trier  there are regular train connections. These can be found on the website of Deutsche Bahn. A one-way ticket costs 12,90 €. The journey takes between 60 and 90 minutes, depending on train connection. Directions from the main station to the hotel and/or to the university can be found in a separate section.

 At the airport you can rent a car. The companies Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt have a desk at the airport. Detailed information can be fond on the airport website. The driving distance to Trier is about 100 kilometers and takes approx. 80 minutes.

 
Flughafen Frankfurt/Hahn (HHN)

There is a bus connection between the airport Frankfurt-Hahn and the roundabout  in Trier-North (bus station Hotel Nell`s Park). More detailed information can be found at the website of the Shuttle-Service.  Directions from the main station to the hotel and/or to the university can be found in a separate section.

You can rent a car at the airport. The companies Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt have a counter at the airport. Further information can be found on the airport website. The driving distance to Trier is about 75 kilometers and takes approx. 80 minutes.

 

Arrival by Train

Of course you can reach Trier by train with the Deutsche Bahn. Appropriate connections can be found on the Deutsche Bahn website (to: Trier Hbf). Directions from the main station to the hotel or university can be found in a separate section.

 
Here you can find the bus direction to Campus II:

You can reach the University buildung  (Campus II) in approx. 15 minutes directly with the bus line 14 from the bus stop main station or Porta Nigra (up to 14.12.2008 in 30-minute-terms). Here you can find a plan of directions of the travel services in Trier.

  • From the bus stop Porta Nigra respectively main station one can also take the line 3 by day and during the semester additionally the line 13 (5 minute terms) and after 18:45 o`clock the bus line 83 (15 - 20 minute terms). Please take direction "Weidengraben" or "Tarforst".
  • Leave the bus after 15 minutes at the bus stop "Kohlenstraße". Directly below the bus station (the same street side) you find a way to Campus II.  After some meters  direction student hostels turn right to the big blue building (Campus II). The distance to the university building is approx. 500 m. 
  • The department of  Business Information Systems you find in the 3th  floor of the building.

Of course taxies are available at the station (journey time approx. 10 minutes).

 
 
Arrival by car

  • Follow the direction signs “University”, “Wissenschaftspark”, “Campus II”
  •  Should you drive via Olewig follow the direction “University”; when arriving at  
     the  University (Campus I ) continue and follow the sign “Wissenschaftspark”
  •  At the roundabout  “Kohlenstraße” you take the exit “Campus II”             “Wissenschaftspark”
  •  Follow the direction “Campus II”
  •  The University building with the  Department of Business Information Systems  
     is  the big light blue building close to the discounter LIDL.

 

Hotels

For your hotel search you can use the Online Search

  • Altstadthotel, Single room incl. breakfast 67 – 77 €
  • Hotel Römischer Kaiser, Single room incl. breakfast 67 – 100 €
  • Hotel Zum Christophel, Single room incl. breakfast starting from 55 €

These hotels can be reached from the main station within 10 minutes. Of course taxies are always available at the station.

 

Wirtschaftsinformatik II

Universität Trier, Campus II
Behringstr. 21
54296 Trier

Sekretariat

Maria Gindorf
Raum H 319, zzt. F 194
Tel. +49 651 201-3875
E-Mail gindorf@uni-trier.de