November 26-28, 2009, Henry-Ford Building (FU)

Conference Address:

Urania, An der Urania 17, D-10787 Berlin   

City Map: An der Urania 17, 10787 Berlin   

Urania Berlin – founded in 1888 – is a an event and science centre where new facts and findings from different domains like the natural sciences – for example medicine or health – and the humanities – for example politics and culture – are presented to the public.


Public Transportation Information

•    From Tegel Airport
Taxi: A taxi ride from Tegel Airport to Urania takes about 20 minutes and costs approximately € 25.
Public Transportation:

Bus X9 (direction S+U Zoologischer Garten) to station "U Ernst-Reuter-Platz", change to U12 (direction S+U Warschauer Str.) to "U Wittenbergplatz". Travel time is about 30 minutes.
Bus TXL (direction S+U Alexanderplatz) to station "U Turmstraße", change to Bus 187 (direction Halbauer Weg) to "An der Urania". Travel time is about 35 minutes.

•    From Schönefeld Airport
Taxi: € A taxi ride from Schönefeld Airport to Urania takes about 30 minutes and costs approximately € 35.
Public Transportation:
Bus X7 (direction U Rudow) to station "U Rudow", change to the subway line U7 (direction S+U Spandau) to station "U Mehringdamm", change to bus M19 (direction S Grunewald) to station "An der Urania". Travel time is about 60 minutes.
Bus SXF1 (direction S Südkreuz Bhf) to station "Südkreuz Bhf", change to bus M46 (direction S+U Zoologischer Garten) to station "An der Urania". Travel time is about 55 minutes.

•    From Hauptbahnhof (Berlin Central Train Station)
Taxi: A taxi ride from Berlin Central Train Station to Urania takes about 15 minutes and costs approx. € 9.
Public Transportation:
In order to reach station "S+U Zoologischer Garten" please take S3 (direction S Spandau Bhf), S5 (direction S Charlottenburg or S Westkreuz), S7 (direction S Potsdam Hbf), S75 (direction S Spandau), RE1 (direction Brandenburg Hbf), or RE7 (direction Dessau Hbf).
At station "S+U Zoologischer Garten" change to Bus 100 (direction S+U Alexanderplatz, exit "Schillstr."), Bus M46 (direction U Britz-Süd, exit "An der Urania), or U12 (direction S+U Warschauer Str., exit "U Wittenbergplatz").
Travel time is about 25 minutes.

•    Tickets for Public Transportation
The fare of a single ride within Berlin (Zone AB) costs € 2,30. A day ticket (Zone AB) costs € 6,30.

•    Taxi
Taxis are available at the main transport buildings. In case you want to call, numbers are: +49 (0)30 – 261026 or +49 (0)30 – 210101. At the conference, we are happy to assist you at the registration desk.