Travelling to Bamberg

There are various possibilities of how to get to Bamberg:

- The next airport is Nuremberg (Nürnberg). Take the underground (U2) to Nuremberg main station. There you can take the train to Bamberg (about 40 minutes).

- For international guests, the airport in Frankfurt am Main or in Munich
might offer better conditions. Frankfurt has an ICE train to Würzburg.
There you have to change to Bamberg.

- If you fly to Munich airport, you have to take the suburban train
(S-Bahn) to the main station ("Hauptbahnhof") and then take the train to Bamberg (about 2:30 hours). Train connections from Frankfurt and Munich are both faster and cheaper than connecting flights to Nuremberg.

The train schedule can be found here: or (English version).

From Bamberg main station, all hotels are within walking distance. You can also take a bus from the main station (Bahnhof) to the "ZOB" and then walk to the university .

How to find one's way in Bamberg

City map