How to find us
Depending on your place and mode of arrival you will find directions to the International Office below.
Darmstadt is only 30 minutes away from Frankfurt/Main airport. There is the AirLiner airport shuttle bus to Darmstadt central station which runs frequently (every 30-60 minutes from 4am to 11pm). The schedule is available on the website of the Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund.
You will find AirLiner bus stops at Terminal 1 and 2.
- Pick up your luggage on the arrivals level (downstairs)
- The AirLiner stop is located outside across the street (arrival area B), gate 14
- Pick up your luggage on the arrivals level
- You will find the AirLiner stop on the street level, arrivals area D & E
Please be aware that you can only purchase the ticket from the bus driver and you have to pay in cash (about 9 €).
The regional airport Frankfurt-Hahn is about 120 km away from Darmstadt. There is no direct bus connection to Darmstadt. It is possible to take the bus to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof or Frankfurt/Main International Airport and change there.
Travelling to Darmstadt due to its central location. You destination is Darmstadt Hbf (Hauptbahnhof), the central railway station of Darmstadt. During peak hours the train from Frankfurt Hbf to Darmstadt runs at least every 30min. The schedule is available from the Deutsche Bahn.
Important: You have to purchase the ticket online or at a ticket office/machine before you board the train.
After getting of the train please follow the signs to busses and trams.
Take bus H (direction „Anne-Frank-Straße“; price category 1) and disembark on the first stop „Hochschule“.
The university buildings are located on both sides of Berliner Allee. To get to the International Office please cross the street and walk to the right until you reach a red building, number 36. Turn left behind the building, there is a footpath to the campus of h_da. Cross the parking area to the white building straight ahead (building C12, Mechanical Engineering). Keep walking ahead (pass the building either on your right or left hand side) until you reach the street Schöfferstraße. Turn right and walk toward the intersection. The last building on the left hand side is building D20 (Schöfferstraße 12). You will find us on the first floor.
Please go to the Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund for local bus, trams, and train schedules.
Map of the h_da
On the central h_da-Website you can get further informations and a map of the area (in german).