Access to MPE
Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik
Phone: +49 (0)89 30000-0
Fax: +49 (0)89 30000-3569
From Munich (downtown)
Subway U6 direction Garching-Forschungszentrum (travelling time approx. 25 minutes).
Take Autobahn Munich, direction Nürnberg / Airport, and leave at exit "Garching Nord". Follow the signs leading to "Forschungsgelände" and to the single Institutes. The entry to the MPE is at the IPP gate.
(IPP: Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics)
From Munich Airport
Take the S-Bahn S8 direction Herrsching that runs every 20 minutes. Leave at third stop : Ismaning. Then take Bus no. 230 to Garching Forschungszentrum (last stop). Proceed through the IPP gate to MPE. (Total time approx. 20 min.)
On weekends / holidays / evening stay in the S-Bahn until downtown Marienplatz and then use the U-Bahn U6 (see above).
Take Autobahn direction Munich. Leave at exit "Garching Nord" and
follow signs to "Forschungsgelände" and institutes (MPE : Entry IPP gate).
Costs for the taxi are about 40 Euro.