12th Annual Meeting of the Ethological Society
From Sensory Perception to Behaviour
Bonn, February 22nd-24th, 2017


Travel


By plane 

The nearest airport is Cologne/Bonn (http://www.airport-cgn.de/main.php?lang=2&id=122). International flights to Germany usually arrive at Frankfurt or Düsseldorf Airport from where you can take a connecting flight to Cologne/Bonn. A regular bus (Airport Express SB60, http://en.swb-busundbahn.de/service/airport-express-sb60.html) runs from Cologne/Bonn Airport to the Bus Station in Bonn.

At the bus station change to platform A and take either bus no. 601 (direction "Venusberg - Unikliniken", 602 (direction "Waldau) or 603 (direction "Röttgen"). Ticket prize 1.90 EUR (at the vending machines choose Preisstufe K (Kurzstrecke)). Exit at stop "Beringstraße" or at "Botanischer Garten". The Poppelsdorf castle is just across the street.

By train

All major airports in Germany are connected to the train system (http://www.bahn.de/i/view/USA/en/index.shtml). You can take an InterCity (IC) train that brings you directly to Bonn train station or you take the faster but more expensive InterCityExpress (ICE) train that brings you to Siegburg (15 km NE of Bonn) from where you have to take a 20 minute tram ride (tram No. 66) to Bonn train station. 

From the train station you can either catch a bus or take 10 minute walk to the venue.

To catch a bus go to the bus station just across the street at the NE side of the train station. Go to platform A and take bus no. 601 (direction "Venusberg - Unikliniken", 602 (direction "Waldau) or 603 (direction "Röttgen"). Ticket prize 1.70 EUR (at the vending machines choose Preisstufe K (Kurzstrecke)). Exit at stop "Beringstraße" or at "Botanischer Garten". The Poppelsdorf castle is just across the street.

To walk to the Poppelsdorf castle exit the platform at train station via the pedestrian underpass. Follow the signs to "Quantiusstraße". When you reach this street, turn left. After 100 m turn right into Poppelsdorf Alley. Walk up the alley underneath the chestnut trees towards the castle that you can see at the end of the alley.

By car

From North or West of Bonn, West of the Rhine:
Take the A55 to the motorway intersection (Autobahnkreuz) Bonn-Nord, then change onto A565 to Koblenz. Take Exit "Bonn Poppelsdorf" (Exit 7). Follow the instructions under "From Exit Bonn-Poppelsdorf"

From South of Bonn, West of the Rhine:
Take the A61 to the motorway intersection (Autobahnkreuz) Meckenheim, then change onto A565 to Bonn/Siegburg. Take Exit "Bonn Poppelsdorf (Exit 7). Follow the instructions under "From Exit Bonn-Poppelsdorf"

From motorways on the East of the Rhine:
Take the A59 to the motorway junction (Autobahndreieck) Bonn-Beuel, then change onto A565 to Koblenz. Take Exit "Bonn Poppelsdorf (Exit 7). Follow the instructions under "From Exit Bonn-Poppelsdorf"

From Exit Bonn-Poppelsdorf:
You are on the Reuterstraße heading east, At the very first intersection, turn right onto Jagdweg. At the next intersection, turn right onto Sternenburgstraße. At the second traffic light turn right onto Clemens-August-Straße / Meckenheimer Allee. After a few 100 meters the Poppelsdor Castle will be on your right.

Parking near the venue site:
Most parking site around the venue site are managed by the university administration. Parking is permitted with special parking permit only. Watch the signs. If you park your car a tone of these sites without permit you run the risk of being towed away.

Note that since January 2010 Bonn is a low emission zone. Just vehicles marked with emissions-control windscreen stickers are allowed to enter these zones. Different stickers are classified according to the division of  vehicles into special emissions groups. Please find general information on low emission zones in Germany on the website of the Federal Ministry of Traffic.

 

 

 

 

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