Contact and Approach
The Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics (MPI-IE) is located in the north of Freiburg.
By public transport (from main train station)
You find the tramway station at the south end of the main train station (The way is signposted). To get to the MPI-IE take tram no. 5 to “Zähringen”. Get off at stop “Tullastraße” (8 stops). Walk along the “Tullastraße” until “Zinkmattenstraße” (first exit at the roundabout) and follow this street until “Stübeweg” on your left. You find the MPI-IE on the left side (overall a 15-20 min walk).
Please use the website of the public transportation service VAG in Freiburg for further information.
Alternatively, you can use busses from the ZOB (central bus station) next to the main train station:
- 7200 (direction „Emmendingen Bahnhof“),
- 7209 (direction „Denzlingen Bahnhof“)
Get off at stop “Stübeweg” (approx. 15 min ride). The bus stop is located at the corner of Hans-Bunte-Straße and Stübeweg on the left. The MPI-IE is on the right hand side of Stübeweg (overall a 2 min walk).
For further informations about depature times please use the bus schedule by NVBW
Via Frankfurt International Airport
After arrival at the Frankfurt International Airport go to the long-distance train station (Fernbahnhof). From there, it is a 2h train ride to Freiburg main train station.
Via Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg Airport
After arrival take the Airport bus to Freiburg (app. 1h bus ride). It will stop at Freiburg main train station.
If you arrive via freeway A5, Karlsruhe to Basel, take the exit for “Freiburg Nord”. Keep in the left lane and take highway B294 towards Freiburg. After approximately 3.5km highway B294 runs into highway B3 towards Freiburg. Take the exit for “Industriegebiet Nord” and keep in the left lane. Turn left at the traffic light into “Hans-Bunte-Straße”. Finally turn left again into “Stübeweg”. The MPI-IE is on your right.