The university and Hanseatic town on the Greifswalder Bodden lies directly between the islands of Usedom and Rügen.
The bicycle-friendly town can be reached by car via the Baltic Sea motorway A20 and provides a direct train connection to Berlin.
Greifswald has no nearby airports, but you can fly to Berlin and take a train (around 3-3.5 hours) or bus/car (around 2.5-3 hours) to Greifswald or take a train directly to Greifswald. Most hotels are in the city centre, within walking distance (10-30 min) of the conference venue and the main train station Greifswald (10-15 min).
The train schedule can be found at the website of the Deutsche Bahn: https://www.bahn.com/en/view/index.shtml
The bus schedule can be found at the website of the Flixbus (from Berlin to Greifswald): https://global.flixbus.com/
Car rental services are available at the airport.
If you choose the Flixbus from Berlin to Greifswald, please check the location of the Flixbus stations in Berlin at the website of the Flixbus, as well as the connection between the airport and the Flixbus station.
If you choose a train after your flight from Berlin to Greifswald, the TXL JetExpressBus in the Tegel Airport (TXL) will bring you from the airport to the Berlin main train station (“Hauptbahnhof”) https://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-txl/to-and-from/buses-and-trains/local-public-transport/index.php, or S9 (S-Bahn railway) if you will arrive at the Schönefeld Airport (SXF) https://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-sxf/to-and-from/buses-and-trains/local-public-transport/index.php.
Berlin Tegel Airport https://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-txl/index.php
Berlin Schönefeld Airport https://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-sxf/index.php
Google Maps https://www.google.com/maps
The conference will take place in the Institute of Biochemistry (Felix-Hausdorff-Straβe 4, 17487 Greifswald). Greifswald is a small city with only a small number of bus lines. It is recommended to enjoy a 10-30 min walk to reach the conference venue depending on your choice of accommodation. If you need a bus, please check the map below. The bus stops closest to the meeting venue are “Klinikum” and “Am Sankt Georgsfeld”, Line 2. You can buy a bus ticket from the bus driver and find the bus schedule at the website: