How to get here

You can find the "Lehrstuhl für Informatik mit Schwerpunkt Eingebettete Systeme" (Chair of Embeded Systems) on the campus of the University of Passau in the building "IT Zentrum / International House". Our visitor address is:

Universität Passau
Lehrstuhl für Informatik mit Schwerpunkt Eingebettete Systeme
Prof. Dr. Matthias Kranz
IT-Zentrum und International House
2. Stock, Raum 226
Innstraße 43
94032 Passau

At all entrances to the campus, you can find maps that help you with orienting yourself. 

The directions with public transport and from the airport is describeb below. 

Detailed Map and Site plan

You can find us in the building "IT Zentrum / International House" on the campus of the University of Passau.

Universität Passau - Lageplan

In the building "IT Zentrum / International House", we are located on the second floor. The secretary is located in room 226. 

How to get here by Public Transportation

From the centrail railway station ("Hauptbahnhof"), you can reach us within a few minutes by walking by foot. Outside the railway station, turn right and proceed along the "Bahnhofstrasse" for about 300 metres until you reach the "Ludwigsplatz" square. Now turn right again into "Dr.-Hans-Kapfinger-Str.", a pedestrian zone. Behind the green office tower ("Stadturm") with shops on the ground floor, the "Klostergarten" square will open up to your left. Turn slightly left and cross the square diagonally to get to the arched main gate of the "Nikolakloster" building. 

Alternatively, you can take one of public busses bringing you to us. From the central bus station ("Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof", ZOB), you can take the bus lines "Linie 8" or "Linie 9". Please leave the bus at the station "Wörthstraße".

Further links for public transportation: 

  • On the web pages of the "Stadtwerke Passau" (a company managing the local public infrastructure), you can find more information follwoing the menu links via "Stadtverkehr" and then to "Busfahren in Passau". 
  • Deutsche Bahn AG (German Rail)

How to get here by Car

If you arrive by car, you can find only a very limited number or parking lots in thee vincintiy of the University of Passau. Directly in front of our building, the "IT Zentrum / International House", there are a few parking lots for visitors. The building is located at the end of the streed named "Rektor-Karl-Heinz-Pollok-Straße" which can be reached via the "Innstraße".

In walking distance (around 700m), you can find the public mutli-storey car park of the  hospital called "Dritter Orden". The multi-storey car park is located at the crossing "Leonhard-Paminger Straße" and "Innstraße". The entrance is located at the "Innstraße".

How to get here by plane

Passau does not have an airport itself. The two closest international airport are:

From airport Flughafen Franz-Josef-Strauß München/Erding, you can get to Passau as follows: 

  • Shuttle bus to Freising
  • Take the German Rail train from Freising via Landshut to Passau or
  • Take the public transportation system's train line "S 1" or "S 8" to Munich and the via German Rail Munich via Landshut to Passau or
  • Take the motorway by car using "Autobahn A 92" via Landshut to Passau

From airport Flughafen Linz, you can get to Passau as follows: 

  • Take the Austrian Rail train from Hörsching (reachable with a shuttle bus from the airport) via Wels to Passau
  • Take a car and go via "Autobahn A 25 / A 8 Linz" to Passau (Mautpflicht - toll road!) 

Further Travel Information

Further travel information on how to get to Passau can be found e.g. on the follwoing pages: