6th Brazilian-German Frontiers of Science and Technology Symposium 2015

Travel information

For Brazilian participants

All Brazilian participants arriving at Düsseldorf International Airport (DUS) on September 7, 2015 for attendance of the pre-BRAGFOST Workshop in Aachen will be picked up from the airport. When you leave the terminal, please watch out for the Brazilian Conference Co-Chair Fernando Buarque who will carry a sign "pre-BRAGFOST Workshop". There will be a shuttle bus available to bring you to the pre-booked hotel in Aachen. Please note that the transfer from the airport to the hotel takes about one hour.
After the ending of the pre-BRAGFOST Workshop in the afternoon of September 9, 2015 all members of the Brazilian delegation will be transferred to the BRAGFOST conference hotel in Bad Neuenahr.

On September 13 and September 14, 2015, the transfer from the Steigenberger Hotel Bad Neuenahr to the airport Düsseldorf will be arranged for all Brazilian participants. Departure times of the shuttle buses will be announced at a later stage. If you wish to extend your stay in Germany and you arrive earlier or depart later, please make your individual travel arrangements.

For German participants

Arrival by plane

Köln/Bonn Airport:
From Köln/Bonn Airport please take Bus SB60 (direction Bonn) to "Bonn Hauptbahnhof". Buses operate every 30 minutes at ´09 and ´39. Traveling time: approx. 30 to 40 minutes.

Taxi fare from Köln/Bonn Airport to the hotel: approx. €100,00 (one way; tip not included). Traveling time: approx. 45 - 60 minutes (depending on traffic).

Continuation of your journey by train from Bonn Hauptbahnhof to Bad Neuenahr Bahnhof:
From "Bonn Hauptbahnhof" please take the train RB 30 direction "Ahrbrück" directly to "Bad Neuenahr" (operates 1x/hour at ´49). Travelling time: 34 minutes.

You can also take the Mittelrheinbahn MRB (direction Koblenz Hbf, operates 1x/hour at ´27) and get off at station "Remagen". From Remagen please take train RB 39 direction "Dernau" and get off at "Bad Neuenahr". Travelling time: 34 minutes.

From Bahnhof Bad Neuenahr you reach the Steigenberger Hotel Bad Neuenahr comfortably by taxi within 5 minutes. Fare: approx. €10,00 one way (tip not included).

Arrival by car

Driving to Bad Neuenahr from the north:
Take the motorway A 61 until motorway junction no. 30 "Bad Neuenahr" and continue on motorway A 573 towards Bad Neuenahr. Continue on A 573 for 2 km, then continue straight on B266. After 1.5 km turn right onto "Kölner Strasse", go through one roundabout, turn right onto "Hauptstrasse", turn left onto "Poststrasse" and continue until you reach "Lindenstrasse". Turn right and directly turn left onto "Kurgartenstrasse". Continue for approx. 150 m., the Steigenberger Hotel Bad Neuenahr is located on your left-hand side.

Driving to Bad Neuenahr from the south:
Take the motorway A 61 until motorway junction no. 31 "Sinzig/Bad Neuenahr" and continue on motorway A 571 towards Bad Neuenahr. Continue on A 571 for 2 km, then continue straight on B266. After 3 km turn left onto "Kölner Strasse", go through one roundabout, turn right onto "Hauptstrasse", turn left onto "Poststrasse" and continue until you reach "Lindenstrasse". Turn right and directly turn left onto "Kurgartenstrasse". Continue for approx. 150 m., the Steigenberger Hotel Bad Neuenahr is located on your left-hand side.

Public parking costs €13,00 per day (on availability).

Exclusion of Liability

Please understand that the Humboldt Foundation is neither liable for any physical injury or damage to property that may occur during your travels to the meeting site and back home nor during your stay at the meeting site itself.

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