Welcome Centre – Your route to the TU Darmstadt

Your route to the TU Darmstadt

Darmstadt is located in southwestern Germany, in the state of Hesse and belongs to the metropolitan region Rhine-Main. Frankfurt is just about 30 kilometers away and cities such as Mainz, Wiesbaden, Heidelberg and Mannheim are also close by. Due to its convenient location Darmstadt it is quick and easy to reach by car, train or plane.

By train

Darmstadt main station is located in the western part of the city and it is very well connected to the general rail network of the Deutschen Bahn.

By plane

The nearest international airport is in Frankfurt, located only 25 kilometers from Darmstadt. Frankfurt is one of the largest airports in Europe and is an important hub in air traffic.

The Shuttle-Bus „Airliner“ commutes regularly nonstop between the airport and the main train station in Darmstadt. If you plan on taking a taxi from the airport to Darmstadt expect to pay about 40,-€ to 50,-€.

The downtown campus

The campus of the TU Darmstadt in the heart of the city
The campus of the TU Darmstadt in the heart of the city

The “Lichtwiese” campus

The campus of the TU Darmstadt at the "Lichtwiese"
The campus of the TU Darmstadt at the “Lichtwiese”