Contact and Directions

Here are the contact details and instructions on how to get to METEAN.

METEAN – Contact and Directions

METEAN Location

METEAN is in the premises of the University Hospital Erlangen, right next to the ”Schlossgarten”. We recommend you to use public transport due to our location in the center of town and the associated lack of parking space.

Directions from the Airport

It takes about 30 minutes (approx. 15 km) by taxi from Nürnberg Airport to METEAN.

Directions from the Train Station

Erlangen Central Station (HBF) is about 10 minutes on foot (approx. 1 km) from METEAN.

Deutsche Bahn travel information

Directions for Local Public Transport

You can get to METEAN with several bus lines from within the regional Nürnberg transport network (VGN). Plan your travel either to the stop ”Krankenhausstrasse” or to ”Maximiliansplatz / Kliniken”. You can obtain information on travel connections from the VGN online journey planner.

  • VGN journey planner

Directions for Travel by Car and Parking

Short-term parking is available at the hospital. The alternative is the patient parking garage where parking for a day or week is available in ”Schwabachanlage 14”, which can be reached via ”Palmsanlage”. METEAN is about 5 minutes on foot from the parking garage.

For long-term parking, we recommend you park behind Erlangen Central Station (HBF) on the ”Grossparkplatz West”. To get there, take the exit ”Erlangen-Zentrum” from the A73 and follow the signs to ”Grossparkplatz” (”Parkplatzstrasse”). You can reach METEAN from there by taking a bus, taxi, or walking for about 15 minutes.