Stuttgart is the capital of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
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Stuttgart is easily accessible by car, train (Stuttgart Hbf - main station) and airplane (airport Stuttgart or nearby Frankfurt).
Campus Vaihingen of the University of Stuttgart is located about 10 minutes drive with S-Bahn from the main train station or 16 minutes from the Stuttgart Airport.
How to reach the Campus Vaihingen:
From the Stuttgart Airport arrival hall:
-Walk downstairs to take the S-Bahn (= commuter railway) marked by a green S (station is called: Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe).
-Take one of the lines S2, S3 in direction to Schorndorf or Backnang (Timetable information by VVS or by Deutsche Bahn).
-Get off the S-Bahn at the 7th stop at station "Universität" and leave the station through the exit "Universitätszentrum".
-It is necessary to purchase a ticket for 2 zones at one of the bright orange vending machines.
From the Central Train Station (Stuttgart Hbf):
-Walk downstairs to take the S-Bahn.
-Take one of the lines S1, S2 or S3 in direction to Herrenberg, Filderstadt, Flughafen (Timetable information by VVS or by Deutsche Bahn)
-Get off the S-Bahn at the 4th stop at station "Universität" and leave the station through the exit "Universitätszentrum".
-When you buy a train ticket from your city to the station “Stuttgart Universität”, you don’t need an additional ticket for S-Bahn.
Please be aware that there is only very limited space for parking at University Campus! Using public transport is strongly recommended.
Check for details the following links and maps:
https://www.uni-stuttgart.de/en/university/map/ (check Campus Vaihingen, not Stadtmitte!)
More maps of the University Campus will be given later.