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Travelling to Konstanz

By plane/train

Closest airports:

Zurich (ZRH)
Bodensee-Airport Friedrichshafen (FDH)


Public transport from Zurich Airport

There are train connections from Zurich Airport to Konstanz every 30 minutes (direct train every hour).

Travel time 1:06 hours to 1:15 hours

Plan your individual trip on the web page of the Schweizer Bundesbahnen (Swiss national train service)


Taxi Dornheim provides an affordable airport transfer service between Zürich Airport (Kloten) and Konstanz.

Public transport from Bodensee-Airport Friedrichshafen

By train (IRE) via Radolfzell (1 train change). Alternatively by train to Friedrichshafen "Hafenbahnhof" and then change to the Katamaran (seabus) to Konstanz "Hafen".

Plan your individual trip from Bodensee-Airport Friedrichshafen:

By car

From Stuttgart (180 km)

Autobahn (motorway) A 81 towards Singen. From exit "Kreuz Hegau" onwards, you will find signs for Konstanz Once in Konstanz, follow the signs for “Universität”


From Munich (220 km)

Autobahn (motorway) A 96 towards Lindau. Exit "Sigmarszell", follow the main road "B 31" direction Friedrichshafen - Meersburg From Meersburg, take the vehicle ferry to Konstanz. Once in Konstanz, follow the signs for “Universität”


From Zurich (75 km)

Autobahn (motorway) A1 towards St. Gallen, at the intersection Winterthur-Ost take the A7 motorway towards Kreuzlingen/Konstanz. After crossing the border into Germany, first follow the signs for “Mainau”. Then follow the signs for "Universität“.

How to get from Konstanz city centre to university

The workshop will take place on the University of Konstanz Campus, in building K, room K7 (over the Mensa).

You can travel to the University of Konstanz using the city bus numbers 4, 9A, 9B, 9C or 11. Bus schedules are available for download (in German) from the Stadtwerke Konstanz.


Map downloads

Accommodation in Konstanz

Konstanz is a popular holiday destination. Please make sure to book your accommodation as soon as possible.  A list of hotels offering a discount for the university can be found here.

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