Visa Requirements

Non EU-citizens: given current changes in visa systems, please check if travel from outside the Schengen area to Germany requires visa. If letters of invitation are needed let us know.


By train:

The main station is Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof (Saarbrücken Hbf, Am Hauptbahnhof 4, 66111 Saarbrücken) and is on the European high-speed rail network:

– Frankfurt > Saarbruecken 2,5 hrs
– Paris > Saarbruecken 2 hrs
– Strasbourg > Saarbruecken 2 hrs.


By bus:

Multiple bus lines offer trips to Saarbruecken, the long-distance bus station is 20 mins from the conference venue. (ZOB – Zentraler Omnnibus Bahnhof, Dudweilerstraße 98, 66111 Saarbrücken)


You can fly into the following airports:

Frankfurt International
Frankfurt Hahn


Local Transportation:

Saarbrücken is a walkable city, but we hope to be able to offer a discounted pass for participants for use in local buses and trams throughout the event.