Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry
50.910070 °N bzw.
50° 54' 36.23896'' N`
11.566650 °E bzw.
11° 33' 59.95278 E
Phone: +49 (0)3641 57 - 60
North-South direction: Autobahn A9, at the junction Hermsdorfer Kreuz change to Autobahn A4 direction Erfurt - Frankfurt/Main. Take Exit 53 at Jena Göschwitz and drive towards Jena city center (Zentrum) on road B88. Take a left turn into Winzerlaer Straße, and follow this road and the signposting to Beutenberg Campus. Turn left into the Campus area and follow the Hans-Knöll-Straße uphill. At the top take a left turn towards the MPI for Biogeochemistry.
Short-term parking is possible in front of the main entrance. You may ask at the reception for a key for the guest parking spaces.
By train and bus
Coming from the North (Berlin), South (Munich) or East (Dresden) you arrive at the train station Jena Paradies. Take a short walk to the city center bus terminal Teichgraben. The bus lines number 10, 11, 12, and 13 with the directions Damaschkeweg, Beutenberg Campus or Göschwitz go to Beutenberg Campus. Turn right to Hans Knöll Straße and walk straight uphill. At the top take a left turn towards the MPI for Biogeochemistry.
Arrival at Berlin Airport: Take the train to Jena Paradies station (roughly 3 hours). To get to the institute, please follow the directions described above.