Directions to the Offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Rehabilitationat the Faculty of Human Sciences of the University of Cologne (Koeln)

 

  • General Information
    • Setting of the Faculty
    • Addresses
  • Directions-Glossar
  • Getting to the Faculty - Maps
  • Getting to Cologne, the Faculty of Human Sciences, and the Offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Rehabilitation – Directions

     

    General Information

    Setting of the Faculty

    The Faculty of Human Sciences is located alongside the canal leading to the Stadtwald, a recreation area with a forest, lakes and game reserve. It consists of various buildings and is in walking-distance of the main buildings of the University of Cologne. The Faculty’s main building is located at Gronewaldstrasse 2. If you want to come and see the team of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Rehabilitation, you can reach us at Frangenheimstrasse 4 and Herbert-Lewin-Strasse 2 (the latter is also called IBW-Gebäude / IBW-Building). Please refer to our staff-section (Personal) to find out which person is located in which office and room. You will find maps of the University buildings in our Maps-Section. As these maps have not been translated into English yet, you may want to refer to the Directions-Glossar to identify the terms needed to orient yourself when consulting the maps.


    Addresses

    Faculty of Human Sciences
    University of Cologne
    Gronewaldstrasse 2
    50931 Cologne (Koeln)

    http://www.hf.uni-koeln.de/

    Unit of Labour and Vocational Rehabilitation /
    Lehrstuhl für Arbeit und berufliche Rehabilitation
    University of Cologne
    Herbert-Lewin-Strasse 2
    50931 Cologne (Koeln)

    http://www.hf.uni-koeln.de/30068


    Directions-Glossar German – English

    Please refer to this link >click here  

     

    Getting to the Faculty - Maps

    Location of the Faculty of Human Sciences and its buildings
    http://www.hf.uni-koeln.de/31725


    Interactive Map of all faculties of the University of Cologne
    interactive map of the University of Cologne


    Maps to the buildings and lecture rooms of the University of Cologne in German:


    Location of the lecture rooms
    Hoersaalplaene


    Location of the buildings and floors
    Gebaeude/Etagenplaene

     

    Getting to Cologne, the Faculty of Human Sciences, and the Offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Rehabilitation

    by airplane and train 
    by public transport 
    by car  

     

    Getting to Cologne by plane

     Airports

    • Cologne/Bonn Airport (CGN) / Flughafen Koeln/Bonn „Konrad Adenauer“
    • Duesseldorf International Airport (DUS) / Flughafen Duesseldorf International 
    • Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) / Flughafen Frankfurt am Main / Rhein-Mein-Flughafen

    Directions from Cologne/Bonn Airport 

    Cologne/Bonn Airport (CGN)

    Take tram S13 (S-Bahn S13), a regional train (RE / RB), or a fast train (IC/ICE) to Cologne Central Station (Koeln Hauptbahnhof). Approx. 15 minutes.
    A taxi from the airport to the university is about €25 (approx. 20 kilometres).
    For directions from Cologne Central Station (Koeln Hauptbahnhof) to the faculty, please refer to the next section.

    Directions from Duesseldorf Airport

    Duesseldorf Airport (DUS)

    Take a regional train (e.g. RegionalExpress 1) or an IC/ICE to Cologne Central Station.
    Approx. 40 minutes.
    A taxi from the airport to the university is about €75 (approx. 50 kilometres).

    Directions from Frankfurt Airport

    Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

    Take an IC or ICE to Cologne Central Station. Approx. 60 minutes by ICE.

     

    Getting to the faculty by public transport

    To print out public transport maps, please refer to this link
    http://www.kvb-koeln.de/german/fahrplan/linienplan.html


    For mini-timetables of the underground- and tram-lines, please refer to this link
    http://www.kvb-koeln.de/german/fahrplan/minifahrplaene6.html

    • From Cologne Central Station
    • From Köln-Deutz/Messe Train Station
    • From Köln-Süd Train Station
    • Public Transport Links

    Directions from Cologne Central Station

    Take the underground lines 16 or 18 and get off at the stop Neumarkt. Walk up the stairs or take the escalator to the tram stop Neumarkt and get in tram line 1 in the direction of Junkersdorf / Weiden or tram line 7 in the direction of Frechen. Get off at Universitaetsstrasse. Turn left when you leave the tram and cross the street to your left. Then cross the street to your right. After that, turn left again und cross the zebra crossing. Go straight on for about 100 metres. On your right you will see a canal lined with trees. Follow the canal on the right hand side up to the first bridge. Cross the bridge and keep going in the same direction. After about 100 metres you will arrive at the building in which the secretariat and other offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Education are located on the ground floor (rooms 22 – 25). This is the IBW-Building / IBW-Gebäude at Herbert-Lewin-Strasse 2.To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:   
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    Tickets can be purchased from ticket machines in the underground and tram stops or in the underground or tram-trains. At the central station and Neumarkt you will also find assistance in customer service centres. It takes approx. 20 minutes to get from Cologne Central Station to the faculty.

    A taxi from Cologne Central Station to the faculty is about €10.

    Directions from Cologne-Deutz Train Station / Bahnhof Koeln-Deutz/Messe

    Take the underground line 1 in the direction of Junkersdorf / Weiden. Get off at Universitaetsstrasse. Turn left when you leave the tram and cross the street to your left. Then cross the street to your right. After that, turn left again und cross the zebra crossing. Go straight on for about 100 metres. On your right you will see a canal lined with trees. Follow the canal on the right hand side up to the first bridge. Cross the bridge and keep going in the same direction. After about 100 metres you will arrive at the building in which the secretariat and other offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Education are located on the ground floor (rooms 22 – 25). This is the IBW-Building / IBW-Gebäude at Herbert-Lewin-Strasse 2.To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:   
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    Tickets can be purchased from ticket machines in the underground and tram stops or in the underground or tram-trains. At the train station you will also find assistance in a customer service centre. It takes approx. 20 minutes to get to the faculty.

    A taxi from Cologne-Deutz Train Station to the faculty is about €15.

    Directions from Cologne South Train Station / Bahnhof Koeln-Sued

    Take the exit "Zuelpicher Straße" and turn left. Walk along Zuelpicher Strasse to Universitaetsstrasse (approx. 3 min.). Cross the street and turn right. Go along Universitaetsstrasse for about 10 minutes, meanwhile passing the main building of the University of Cologne. When you reach the canal on your left hand side, go along the canal for about 100 metres. When the first bridge is on your right, turn left, and you will go directly towards the building (211 – IBW –Gebaeude) in which the secretariat and other offices of the Unit of Labour and Vocational Education are located on the ground floor (rooms 22 – 25). This is the IBW-Building / IBW-Gebäude at Herbert-Lewin-Strasse 2. To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

     

    Directions to the faculty by car

    From Duesseldorf/NeussFrom OberhausenFrom WuppertalFrom FrankfurtFrom Cologne-Bonn AirportFrom BonnFrom KoblenzFrom AachenView of Cologne area with motorways (Google Maps)


    From Duesseldorf/Neuss

    Take the Autobahn A57 to Cologne and get off at the exit Lindenthal. Now you are on Innere Kanalstraße. Go on until you reach Universitaetsstrasse. Turn right into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:   
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Oberhausen

    Take the Autobahn A3 to the junction Koeln-Leverkusen. From here take the A1 in the direction of Aachen. At the junction Koeln-Nord, change to the A57 in the direction of Koeln-Zentrum. In Cologne take the exit Lindenthal. Now you are on Innere Kanalstraße. Go on until you reach Universitaetsstrasse. Turn right into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:  
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Wuppertal

    Take the Autobahn A1 to the junction Koeln-Leverkusen. From here take the A1 in the direction of Aachen. At the junction Koeln-Nord, change to the A57 in the direction of Koeln-Zentrum. In Cologne take the exit Lindenthal. Now you are on Innere Kanalstraße. Go on until you reach Universitaetsstrasse. Turn right into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:   
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Frankfurt

    Take the Autobahn A3 to the Heumar interchange. Then take the A3 in the direction of  Oberhausen to the junction Koeln-Ost. From here take the right lane in the direction of the city centre Koeln-Zentrum. Cross the Zoobruecke and then go along the Innere Kanalstrasse to Universitaetsstrasse. Turn right into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:  
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Cologne-Bonn Airport

    Take the Autobahn A59 to the Koeln-Porz interchange. Then go on the A559 and take the exit Koeln-Zentrum. Take the B55 across Severinsbruecke until you reach Barbarossaplatz. Then take a right turn onto Luxemburger Strasse (B265) to Universitaetsstrasse. Turn onto Universitaetsstrasse and go on for about 3 minutes. Turn left at the traffic lights into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map: 
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Bonn

    Take the Autobahn A555 to the Koeln-Sued interchange; take the A4 in the direction of Aachen. Then take the Koeln-Klettenberg exit on the right. Go along  Luxemburger Strasse (B265) to Universitaetsstrasse (after approx. 3 Kilometres). Turn onto Universitaetsstrasse and go on for about 3 minutes. Turn left at the traffic lights into Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map: 
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Koblenz

    Take the Autobahn A1 to the exit Frechen. Then go along Duerener Strasse to the junction Universitaetsstrasse. Take a left onto Universitaetsstrasse and go on for about 3 minutes. Turn left at the traffic lights onto Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map:  
    interactive map of the University of Cologne

    From Aachen

    Take the Autobahn A4 to the junction Koeln-West. From here take the A1 in the direction of  Dortmund. At the next exit Koeln-Loevenich turn right onto Aachener Strasse in the direction of the city centre. After about 5.5 Kilometres, turn right onto Universitaetsstrasse. Take another right onto Duerener Strasse. Then take the first turn right into Herbert-Lewin-Strasse. Here you can see the sign saying 211 - IBW Gebaeude in front of the building in which you can find our offices on the ground floor (room numbers 22 – 25). To get to our offices at Frangenheimstr. 4 and Gronewaldstr. 2, please refer to this map: 
    interactive map of the University of Cologne