ProkaGENOMICS 2020 – Postponed to 05.09.–08.09.2021

From Small Viruses to Complex Communities
05.09.–08.09.2021 | Göttingen

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FlixBus is a new low-cost express bus company in Germany. The FlixBus' national intercity-lines connect all big cities in Germany including neighboring foreign countries in daily direct connections. Traveling by FlixBusses offer a green alternative way to travel.

They offer free WIFI in all busses. Since the liberalization of the German mobility market, we provide affordable and reliable bus services. Tickets are available at and - depending on availability - are sold by the bus driver.

Address for the navigation system is the following:

University of Göttingen
Central Lecture Hall (Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude)
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5
37073 Göttingen/Germany

The best way to get there.

Pay as little as EUR 49.50 (one-way) with the Event Ticket.

An excellent offer for journeys within Germany: use sustainable transport and relax while you travel. Get the best price ticket with Deutsche Bahn.

That special extra for you. Your Event Ticket at a single nationwide price, available at every DB station.

Event Ticket for a single journey, for use only on one specific connection
(subject to availability):

  • Second class EUR 49.50
  • First class EUR 79.50  

Event Ticket for single journey, for use on all connections
(always available):

  • Second class EUR 69.50
  • First class EUR 99.50

Book your ticket online now and to get the guaranteed lowest price. We will provide you with an overview of all rail services on the route you're interested in.1

You can make the most of your travel time by using your journeys to and from your destination for work, relaxation or enjoying our on-board services. You can also rest assured that your long-distance travel is completely powered by electricity generated by renewable resources.

Find here the full range of information about DB's Event Ticket

We wish you a pleasant journey.

1 You can buy your ticket by phone: just contact our service number +49 (0)1806 - 31 11 53  and use the keyword "CONVENTUS". Make sure you have your credit card to hand for payment (please note that Deutsche Bahn AG levies a surcharge for all credit card payments in accordance with the conditions of carriage for persons travelling with Deutsche Bahn AG companies ("BB Personenverkehr"). The service hotline is open Mondays to Friday from 8am to 8pm. There is a charge of EUR 0.20 per call from a German landline and a maximum of EUR 0.60 per call from mobile networks.

The nearest international airports to Göttingen are located in Hanover, Hamburg and Frankfurt/Main.

Hanover and Hamburg airports have regular train connections to Göttingen, which require a transfer at the central train stations. Frankfurt airport has direct train connections to Göttingen. In order to find a detailed overview of train connections, please visit

In order to reach the Zentrales Hörsaal Gebäude (ZHG), please take one of the following bus lines.

Bus line 91, 92 or 93 – get off at the station “Auditorium” in Nikolausberger Weg or “Campus” in Goßlerstraße

Bus line 41 or 42 – get off at the station “Auditorium” in Nikolausberger Weg

Bus line 21, 22, 23, 31, 32 or 62 – get off at the station “Platz der Göttinger Sieben” in Weender Landstraße

A single ticket costs 2.40 EUR.

The Zentrales Hörsaal Gebäude can easily be reached by foot from all the above mentioned stations.

For further information on public transportation and bus timetables please visit the homepage of the Göttinger Verkehrsbetriebe GöVB