IST Gebäude

Contact Details

Institute of Jet Propulsion and Turbomachinery
RWTH Aachen University

Templergraben 55
Building 1030
52062 Aachen
Germany

Phone: +49 (0)241 80-95500
Fax: +49 (0)241 80-92229

Directions

By car:
Aachen can be reached by taking the A4 motorway from the direction of Cologne or the A44 motorway from Dusseldorf/Neuss.  At the Aachen interchange (Autobahnkreuz) follow the A4 (in the direction of Heerlen/Eindhoven) until the exit "Aachen Laurensberg". Take this exit and turn right at the end of the slip road and follow the dual carriageway towards Aachen-Zentrum/RWTH. At the end of the Roermonder Straße turn right into Pontwall (B1a/B264) and then left at the next set of traffic lights to enter Wüllnerstraße. Follow the Wüllnerstraße for 400 metres and turn right at the traffic lights into Templergraben. The entrance to the institute is on the right-hand side after 70 metres, between the SuperC and the main building of the RWTH.

By train:
Take the number 13B bus from outside Aachen central station as far as the “Technische Hochschule” stop (10 minutes´ travelling). When you alight, the entrance to the institute is between the SuperC and the main building of the RWTH.

From “Aachen West” (Westbahnhof) railway station you can reach the institute on foot in about 8 minutes. Turn left at the exit to the station, cross the road and turn into Geschwister-Scholl-Straße. Follow the road along the Schinkelstraße and then turn left at the end of the road into Templergraben. The entrance to the institute is on the left-hand side after about 100 metres, directly behind the main building of the RWTH.

By plane:
From Cologne/Bonn airport take the train (S-Bahn) to Cologne central station and then change to the RE train (Regionalexpress) to Aachen central station. Travelling time is about 1 hour and 20 minutes.

From Dusseldorf airport there is a direct train to Aachen central station (Regionalexpress). Travelling time is about 2 hours.

A more detailed map showing the exact location of the institute can be found here.