Leave Hannover main station in the direction of "City" and walk along Bahnhofstr. to the subwaystation "Kröpke". There, take line 4 in the direction of "Garbsen" or line 5 in the direction of "Stöcken". Get off at the fourth stop "Schneiderberg/Wilhelm-Busch-Museum".
Cross Nienburger Straße and turn left along Nienburger Straße and turn right into Kniggestraße. At the end of Kniggestraße cross Callinstraße and continue straight ahead to the car park in the inner courtyard.
Leave the motorway A7 at the “Dreieck Hannover-Nord” for direction “Hannover-Nord/Dortmund (A352). Follow the A352 merge to the A2. Leave at the exit “Herrenhausen/Zentrum” to the B6 (Westschnellweg). Continue as described under “from the east and west”.
For arrival by car proceed via motorway A2. Exit the motorway at “Herrenhausen/Zentrum” which leads over to the B6 (Westschnellweg). Leave the B6 in direction Herrenhausen/Hainholz/Krankenhaus Nordstadt. Keep to the right and drive onto Herrenhäuser Straße. Continue on Nienburger Str. and turn left onto Callinstr. After approximately 400 meters you will reach the entrance to the university campus on the left. The building of the Institute for Satellite Geodesy and Inertial Sensing is on the right hand side.
If you are approaching the university from the south on the A7 motorway, take the exit "Hannover Süd" toward "Messe" on the B6 (Messeschnellweg). After passing the trade-fair premises, turn into the B65 (Südschnellweg) toward City Centre. Exit the expressway at "Zentrum" and turn right at the next set of traffic lights into Hildesheimer Straße. Hildesheimer Straße ends at the City Ring, into which you turn left toward "Universität / Herrenhäuser Gärten". You will be guided to Königsworther Platz via Aegidientorplatz, Friedrichswall, Leibnizufer, Brühlstraße. Drive straight ahead across Königsworther Platz into Nienburger Straße (toward Herrenhäuser Gärten). After passing Leibniz Universität Hannover on the right-hand side, take the second road on the right into Kniggestraße. At the end turn right and then left on the grounds of the Leibniz University. On the right hand you will find the Institute for Satellite Geodesy and Inertial Sensing.
For the sake of our environment, please use one of the numerous Park+Ride facilities of the city of Hannover and come to the institute in the city centre by public transport, e.g., city railway stop “Wissenschaftspark Marienwerder”, approaching from north/west via A2:
You need a day ticket “Tageskarte“ Zone A.
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German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Institute for Satellite Geodesy and Inertial Sensing
Department Relativistic Modelling
Am Fallturm 9
Tram line 6 in the direction of Universität, from the airport in 31 minutes, from the main train station in 14 minutes. The streetcars run every five to ten minutes during the day.
Get off at the last stop "Universität Nord", walk towards the Fallturm, behind the Fallturm turn left into the street "Am Fallturm" and follow the street for about 150 meters to the address Am Fallturm 9, walking distance from the tram about 5 minutes. The building is on the right after the crossroad “Am Fallturm/Robert-Hooke-Str.”
Autobahn A 27, exit no. 19 Bremen-Horn / Lehe, direction Universität. From the freeway feeder road, turn right at the traffic lights into "Hochschulring". Turn right into the street "Am Fallturm". After the crossroad “Am Fallturm/Robert-Hooke-Str.” on the right you will reach the address “Am Fallturm 9”.
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