Useful Information

Useful Information

Arriving by plane and train
The nearest major airport from Göttingen is Frankfurt (FRA). From Frankfurt Airport you can take an intercity express train directly to Göttingen, it takes about 2h to get to Göttingen.
For all topics regarding timetables for train connections, online tickets and seat reservations, please refer to the German Railway website. Please, click here to get further information in English. Other airports within 2-3h from Göttingen are Berlin, Leipzig or Hannover.

Accommodation &Travel Expenses
All active participants will be reimbursed for travel expenses and accommodation in Göttingen.
We will cover accommodation costs in nearby hotels from Oct 5 to Oct 6.
If you need to change or cancel the reservation, please let me know.

To this end, please keep all your receipts (including e-tickets, boarding passes, receipts and others). We can cover travel costs (including visa fees) up to approximately: 1000€ PRC/Hong Kong/India/USA, 400€ France/UK, 2nd Class train tickets for Germany. We cover economy-class flights and second-class train travel.  We kindly ask you to book early and check for saver-airfare offers. Money can only be transferred to (either private or institutional) accounts.

Please find the travel cost reimbursement form here: Reimbursement_Form
Please send the expense claim form including original receipts by mail after the event to:
Centre for Modern East Asian Studies
University of Göttingen
Heinrich Düker Weg 14
37073 Göttingen, Germany

Board and Catering
Apart from breakfast at Hotel Stadt Hannover, the conference coffee breaks, light
refreshments and dinner on the day of the workshop, participants are asked to pay for additional lunch & dinner themselves.


Finding your Hotel
We made reservations in Hotel Stadt Hannover
Hotel Stadt Hannover, Goethe-Allee 21, D – 37073 Göttingen
Tel.:+49 (0)551 547960, Fax: +49 (0)551 45470

Hotel Stadt Hannover is just a stone’s throw (250m) away from the Göttingen train station. Just cross the street in front of the Train Station and you are almost there. A detailed map with directions is attached below.

Conference Venue:
Library of the Institute of International and European Law
Blauer Turm, 13th Floor, Lecture room , Room Nr. 13.122
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5, 37073 Göttingen

The conference venue is located in 15min walking distance from the hotel.

Online Göttingen map with directions: