Practical Information

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How to find us

The LISA Workshop takes place on the campus of Johannes-Gutenberg University of Mainz.


Nuclear Chemistry, Fritz-Strassmann-Weg 2, 55128 Mainz


Institute of Physics, Staudingerweg 7, 55128 Mainz     


Helmholtz-Institute Mainz, Staudingerweg 18, 55128 Mainz



Arriving by public traffic

The campus is easily accessible by tram and city bus from Mainz Main Station. At the main station there are several bus stops, which are marked with letters (see bus stop plan).

Tram lines:

    Line 50 direction "Lerchenberg"

    Line 51 direction "Lerchenberg"

    Line 59 direction “Hochschule Mainz”

From main station A or main station West


Bus lines:

    Line 55 direction "Finthen", from main station E or main station West

    Line 56 direction "Wackernheim", from main station E or main station West

    Line 75 direction "Schwabenheim", from main station O or main station West


Please get off at the stop "Friedrich-von-Pfeiffer-Weg".

Travel time: about 6 minutes.

For the journey from the Mainz main station to the Universität stop, you can buy a short hop ticket known as a Kurzstrecken-Ticket in German. It is cheaper than a normal ticket and can be purchased from the bus driver or from a ticket machine. You can find additional information online on the website of the Mainz public transport operator, Mainzer Mobilität.