Directions to the Institute for Philosophy
The Institute for Philosophy is located in building G40D, fifth floor. Tract D of the building is the leftmost wing as seen from the main entrance. It's the rightmost part as seen from the parking lot. There is no elevator in tract D. If you take the elevator near the main entrance you need to leave on the fourth floor (third floor in German counting) and turn right in order to walk over to tract D. Take the stairs for the last floor there.
- When arriving on A2 (Hannover-Berlin) take exit 70 "Magdeburg Zentrum" and turn south on Magdeburger Ring (E49/B189). Take exit "Albert-Vater-Straße" onto B1 eastwards direction "Dessau, Burg, Zentrum". Go straight on the next crossing. After about 400 meters take the first turn right onto "Am Krökentor", immediately turn right into "Zschokkestraße", follow the signs for the parking lot.
- When arriving on A14 (from Halle/Leipzig) take exit 105 "Magdeburg Sudenburg, Zentrum" und turn onto "Magdeburger Ring" (B81/E49/B71) in direction north till exit "Albert-Vater-Straße" (Helmstedt, Dessau, Burg, Zentrum, Olvenstedt). Turn eastwards onto B1 direction "Dessau, Burg, Zentrum".
The closest station is Magdeburg Hauptbahnhof. From there you can walk within 15 minutes to the faculty building or take the tram to "Opernhaus" and walk from there in less than 5 minutes.
- By foot: Leave the Hauptbahnhof through the main entrance and turn left, passing Cinemaxx and Pizza Hut. On Ernst-Reuter-Allee turn right and walk to the next crossing. Turn left, crossing Ernst-Reuter-Allee, and follow Otto-von-Guericke-Straße northwards. Take the third street to the left (Am Krökentor) and turn left again on the first possibility. The main entrance of G40 will be right in front of you after roughly 100 meters.
- By tram:Leave the Hauptbahnhof through the main entrance and turn left, passing Cinemaxx and Pizza Hut. At the corner on Ernst-Reuter-Straße you will find the tram stop "CityCarre/Hauptbahhof". Take tram 1 till "Opernhaus". Pass the city library on the left and walk down "Am Krökentor". Follow the street over the next big crossing and take the first possibility to turn left. The main entrance of G40 will be right in front of you after roughly 100 meters.
- The closest airports are Halle/Leipzig, Berlin, and Hannover. From there you take the train to Magdeburg Hauptbahnhof.