The chairs at the Department of Economics are located in block L7, number 3–5, in the center of Mannheim.
You can park in the side streets between blocks L7 and L13, or in the parking lot at the main train station or underneath the Mensa (Bismarckstrasse 10). The Department is around a five minute walk away. If you park at the Mensa, you just need to walk down the main street, keeping the palace on your right. Once you pass the east wing of the palace, keep walking in the same direction and cross two streets with pedestrian signals. The Economics building will then be in front of you (L7, 3–5). If you park at the main train station, you can find the directions to the Economics building under the section “Traveling by Train”:
The main train station in Mannheim is an important hub in the German train network. High-speed trains (German ICE and IC/
When you arrive at the station, leave through the main exit and go left, passing blocks L13, L11, and L9. You should now be standing in front of the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW). The neighboring building on the right is the Economics building (take a look at the campus map).
Mannheim has a regional airport, from which you can fly to Berlin and Hamburg on weekdays.
The nearest international airport is Frankfurt/