Travelling by car

GPS coordinates of Saarbrücken campus

N 49° 15' 32,0"
E 07° 02' 25,4"

From Mannheim/Karlsruhe

Take the A6 motorway as far as the exit 'St. Ingbert West'. After leaving the motorway, follow signs to the university ('Universität').

From Koblenz/Trier

Take the A1 motorway as far as the Saarbrücken junction ('Autobahnkreuz Saarbrücken') where you join the A8 towards Karlsruhe. Continue on to the Friedrichsthal interchange ('Autobahndreieck Friedrichsthal') and then switch to the A623 motorway towards Saarbrücken/France ('Saarbrücken/Frankreich'). Leave the A623 at the Sulzbach exit. After leaving the motorway, join the L126 and continue on through Sulzbach. Remain on the L126 for about four kilometres, after which you will be able to follow signs to the university ('Universität').

From France

If driving from Paris/Metz or from Strasbourg, follow the A4 motorway as far as junction 40, where you switch to the A320/E50 towards Saarbrücken (Note: at the French/German border, the A320/E50 becomes the A6/E50). Continue on the A6 towards Mannheim as far as the exit 'St. Ingbert West'. From there you can follow signs to the university ('Universität').

From Luxembourg

Take the A620 motorway towards Saarbrücken. At the Saarbrücken interchange ('Autobahndreieck Saarbrücken') change onto the A6 motorway towards Mannheim. Leave the A6 at the 'St. Ingbert West' exit and from there follow signs to the university ('Universität'). While this is not the most direct route to the university, it avoids the relatively complicated route through the centre of the city.