The Quark Matter 2014 Conference will be held in the Darmstadtium conference center which is located in the city center of the Darmstadt. Frankfurt International Airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car, or in 30-40 minutes by public transport. The central railway station "Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof" is within 5 minutes’ reach by public transportation from Darmstadtium.

Arriving by plane

Frankfurt International Airport is about 20 minutes by car or taxi from Darmstadt. There are also an express shuttle bus and railway connections to and from Frankfurt Airport (7.75 €/ride). The "Airliner" express bus runs every 30 minutes from Frankfurt Airport (Terminal 1 and Terminal 2) to the east side of the central railway station "Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof".

Arriving by car

Darmstadt is connected to the A5 and A67 motorways (Autobahn). From the motorway exit at "Darmstadt/Stadtmitte" and follow the signs to the Darmstadtium.

Address for your navigation system: Schlossgraben 1, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany

Car parking: use the entrance at the Alexanderstraße (454 underground parking spaces; 1.80€/hour, or 4.00€/15.00€ night-time/day-time flat-rate)

Arriving by train

The central railway station "Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof" is served by high speed trains. Bus and tram services run from the central bus station at the main entrance on the east side of the station. Use the tram number 2 or 3, or the bus lines "F" or "H" which will bring you to the Darmstadtium (exit at the stop "Schloss") for the price of about 1.8 €/ticket.

More information on how to reach Darmstadtium can be found at the "How to find us" web page.

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