ChemKrist-Workshop




Accommodations

Getting here

by car

The workshop takes place in the MPI for Coal Research in Müheim.
For a route planner, please click on the image on the right.
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From the North (Duisburg, A3), the South (Köln, A3) or the West (Düsseldorf / Airport, A52): Leave highway at junction "Kreuz Breitscheid" in direction of Essen. Already in the junction take exit marked "Ratingen - Breitscheid" and continue on federal road B1 through Mülheim. After 8 km the road crosses the Ruhr river and winds up a hill. Near the top keep to the left, take a sharp left turn into Bismarckstraße (note the sign "Max-Planck-Institute"). Follow the third road to the right (there is another sign "Max-Planck-Institute") for 300 m to reach the Institute, entrance Lembkestraße.

From the East (Essen / Dortmund): Coming along on highway A40 you exit at "MH-Heissen /MH-Zentrum". The street continues as federal road B1. After 4 km of winding road you drive up a slope to a traffic light. Continue straight ahead, pass an ARAL gas station on your left, and after further 140 m the main road turns left (and downhill). Continue straight ahead into Bismarckstraße (parallel to the streetcar track - note the sign "Max-Planck-Institute" at this crossing). Follow the third road to the right (there is another sign "Max-Planck-Institute") for 300 m to reach the Institute, entrance Lembkestraße.


The postal address is:

Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Platz 1
45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr

by public transport

Mülheim a.d.R. is well accessible by public transport. From the main trainstation the station "Kaiserplatz" can be reached by foot. From there take the tram to Stiftstr. First enter tram No. 104 to "Hauptfriedhof" and leave at "Oppenspring". from there take tram No. 110 to "Friesenstrasse". From "Striftstr." you can reach the institute within 5 minutes by foot.