Maps & directions
The University of Bayreuth is located in the south of Bayreuth, very closely to the motorway A 9 Nürnberg - Berlin.
- If you come with the car, exit the motorway A 9 (Nürnberg-Berlin) at "Bayreuth Süd" and drive in direction "Bayreuth Stadtmitte / Universität". Follow the signs "Universität". After passing the main access to the University please turn right at the first crossing towards Zentralbibliothek/Main Library.
- If you use public transport, you will arrive at Bayreuth Central Station. ( timetable Deutsche Bahn/German Railway ). At the station forecourt you will find a taxi and bus stop. Bayreuth belongs to the public transportation system of Greater Nuremberg (VGN). Take a bus (nearly all routes) to the Central Bus Stop / Zentraler Ominbushalt ZOH). From ZOH line 304 ("Birken/Universität") and line 306 ("Universität/Campus") go to the university campus (every 20 minutes). The University Library is located nearby the station "Mensa".