Arrival

The University of Bremen is a campus university. It is located on the outskirts of Bremen, close to the city forest  park (Stadtwald) and a picturesque lake (Uni-See).

From the Railway Station

Leave the platform to the lower level. Follow the signs "Reisezentrum" towards the exit. Outside the station you can find trams and buses in all directions. Find tram 6 towards "Universität". You can buy a ticket in BSAG customer center or at the tram vending machine. During rush hours trams leave every 5 to 10 minutes. University takes about 10 minutes. In 10 minutes get off at "Universität / Naturwissenschaften 1 (NW1)". Cross the main road that you came along at the traffic light and head over the small bridge to the physics and electrical engineering buiding NW1. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the station for about 12 Euros.

The building NW1 is divided into four cardinal directions.The first digit of the number denotes the floor, and the letter refers to North, South, East (Ost) and West. For example O-3160: first to the third floor, then follow the signs to the "Ost".

 

 

From the Airport

Bremen Airport is conveniantly connected to the city and the University. Leave the airport and take the tram 6 towards "Universität". You will need coins or small notes to buy a ticket at the ticket machine in the tram. During rush hours the trams leave every 5 to 10 minutes. In 30 minutes get off at "Universität/Naturwissenschaften 1 (NW1)". Cross the main road that you came along at the traffic light and head over the small bridge to the physics and electrical engineering buiding NW1. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the airport for about 20 Euros.
The building NW1 is divided into four cardinal directions.The first digit of the number denotes the floor, and the letter refers to North, South, East (Ost) and West. For example O-3160: first to the third floor, then follow the signs to the "Ost".

Getting a Ticket

Inside the tram there are two types of ticket machines. The one shown in the picture is for paying cash. The other (not shown) is used for prepaid cards only.

 

 

Choose Preisstufe I.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Car

If you come from A1, change at the Bremen junction to A27 towards Bremen-Bremerhaven. Leave A27 at the exit Universität / Horn Lehe and drive towards Centrum / Universität. On Universitätsallee turn left to Otto-Hahn-Allee and drive directly to the building Naturwissenschaften 1 (NW1). Sufficient parking places are available just at the building (70 cents / day). It is recommended to have suitable coins because the machines do not provide change.