We have reserved some rooms in two central hotels near the Mainz Central Station under the keyword “50 years diplomatic relations“:

For more information on accommodation in Mainz see Mainz-Touristik.


The Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz can be reached best by bus from the Mainz Central Station. The busses in direction to the University are going from the stops “F” and “G” on the right side behind the “Ditsch” pavilions. You can take the following numbers to the University:

  • 6 (Direction: Marienborn)
  • 6A (Direction: Bretzenheim/ Gutenberg-Center)
  • 45 (Direction: Mombach/ In der Dalheimer Wiese)
  • 54 (Direction: Lerchenberg/ Lortzingstraße)
  • 55 (Direction: Finthen/ Theodor-Heuss-Straße)
  • 56 (Direction: Münchfeld)
  • 57 (Direction: Gonsenheim/ Wildpark)
  • 58 (Direction: Wackernheim)
  • 64 (Direction: Budenheim Bahnhof)
  • 65 (Direction: Hartenberg/ Ketteler-Kolleg)
  • 69 (Direction: Universität)

A short trip ticket (“Kurzstrecken-Ticket”) from the Mainz Central Station to the University costs 1,60€ for a single journey.

Get of at the bus stop “Universität”. If you get of at the stops “C”, “D” or “E” you have to cross over the expressway (Saarstraße). Afterwards you are entering the University via the main gate. Turn left and then you are going straight up to the “Alte Mensa”, where the conference will take place. Due to road works the disposal of the stop “Universität” has changed: