Accomodation and Travelling

Leipzig provides a wide range from top class hotels over business hotels to youth hostels. For your convenience an accomodation in downtown Leipzig is recommended. For further information please contact the tourist office. Alternatively, use an online booking service like HRS.

The city centre is 10 minutes by tram from the workshop venue. Here are some hotels in the centre:

Besides the hotels given in the list, we recommend Hotel de Saxe which is situated in direct neighborhood to the conference venue (map link).

Travelling by airplane

Leipzig is connected to the international air travel network. If you arrive from abroad, in most cases you have to change in Frankfurt/Main or Munich. Low cost carrier supply connections from London. The Leipzig airport is connected to the low priced urban railway which takes 20 minutes to the central station. A taxi takes 30 minutes to Leipzig city centre (approx. 20-25 EUR).
If you travel by airplane we encourage you to climate neutralise your trip, for example with non-profit organisations like atmosfair or myclimate.

Travelling by train

Leipzig is connected to the German high-speed train (ICE) network. The central railway station is situated in downtwon Leipzig. All accomodations in downtown Leipzig are in walking distance to the railway station.
For accomodations outside of downtown Leipzig provides a good tram network. For schedule information use the services of German railway and the local mass transit company LVB.

Travelling by car

Leipzig is well connected to the German highway network (A9, A14, A38).