Summer School Venue

Location

The RW 2015 summer school is hosted by the FU Computer Science Department of the Freie Universität Berlin (FU).

The campus is situated in Berlin-Dahlem, a suburbian neighborhood in the south-west of Berlin.

The venue is a 3 minutes walk away from the subway line 3 stop "Dahlem-Dorf".

Location:

Konrad Zuse Zentrum (ZIB)
Takustraße 7
14195 Berlin

Konrad Zuse Zentrum (ZIB)

Note: One the weekend (Saturday and Sunday), we will be in the neighboring building on the same driveway:

FU Berlin Computer Science Department Main Building
Takustraße 9
14195 Berlin

Computer Science Main Building

 

Arriving by Airplane

Berlin's two airports Tegel (TXL) and Schönefeld (SXF) are connected to many major cities in Europe and to world-wide destinations via Germany's air traffic hubs Frankfurt and Munich.

Getting from the airports to the RW 2015 Summer School

From Tegel (TXL):

By taxi: A taxi ride from Tegel airport to Berlin-Dahlem takes about 20 minutes and costs approximately 30 Euros.

By public transport: A ride to the conference venue (subway station "Dahlem-Dorf") by bus and subway takes about 35 minutes and costs 2.60 Euros (zone AB).

The bus station is located at the entrance to the main hall (terminals A and B).

From Line Direction Get off at
Tegel airport X9 (Bus) Zoologischer Garten Jakob-Kaiser-Platz (~4 mins.)
Jakob-Kaiser-Platz U 7 (subway, "U-Bahn") Rudow Fehrbelliner Platz (~11 mins.)
Fehrbelliner Platz U 3 (subway, "U-Bahn") Krumme Lanke Dahlem-Dorf (~8 mins.)


You need to buy a ticket for zones AB at one of the ticket machines available at the bus station or directly from the bus driver. Do not forget to stamp your ticket using the yellow ticket validation machine.

 

From Schönefeld (SXF):

By taxi: A taxi ride from Schönefeld airport to Berlin-Dahlem takes 30 minutes and costs approximately 40 Euros.

By train: Berlin Schönefeld Airport is connected to Berlin's regional railway system. A ride to the conference venue takes 45 minutes and costs 3.20 Euros (zone ABC).

Please note that until further progress of the new airport infrastructure, the S-Bahn station remains in 10 minutes walking distance from the arrival hall.

In order to get to Berlin-Dahlem, you need to change trains twice:

From Line Direction Get off at
Airport train station
track 13
S 45 (suburban train, "S-Bahn") Bundesplatz Südkreuz (~21 mins.)
track 11
Südkreuz
track 11
S 41 (S-Bahn)
Ringbahn Heidelberger Platz (~7 mins.)
Heidelberger Platz U 3 (subway, "U-Bahn") Krumme Lanke

Dahlem-Dorf (~6 mins.)


You need to buy a ticket for zones ABC at one of the ticket machines available at the lower level of the train station. Do not forget to stamp your ticket using the yellow ticket validation machine.