UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
How to reach the UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS in Leipzig
How to reach the UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS in LeipzigBy car
While driving on A14 motorway take the “Leipzig-Ost” exit towards Leipzig Stadtzentrum/City Centre. Keep driving up Permoserstraße and you will find on right hand side the entrance to the underground parking of UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS (you can park here free of charge).
Leipzig has an “environmental protection zone”. Vehicles must have a green badge in order to be permitted entering the city zone.
By public transport (tram, train or bus)
From the main train station in Leipzig (Leipzig Hauptbahnhof) you can take TRAM No.3 heading towards “Taucha” destination. Get off the train at the “Torgauer/ Permoserstraße” stop, cross the street and keep walking on Permoserstraße towards east. After about 200 metres you will find the main entrance to UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS. Tickets can be bought at the vending machines you find at train stations and tram stops or, alternatively, inside the tram.
For navigation, schedules and online purchase of tickets you can download the app “EasyGo” (https://easygo.mdv.de/shop/).
For your information:
German Railway offers a 50% discount rate for every additional person travelling on the same train. Please ask at the railway counter for the discount rate.
The best way to move around in Leipzig is by bicycle. “Nextbike” (http://www.nextbike.de/en/prices/) offers a daily rental service for 9€!
From Leipzig/Halle Airport, take the train (regional express) or S-Bahn (S5 or S5X) to Leipzig Central Station / Leipzig Hauptbahnhof. From the Central Station (Leipzig Hauptbahnhof), please take train No. 3 heading towards “Sommerfeld” or “Taucha” destinations. Get off the train at “Torgauer/ Permoserstraße” stop, cross the street and keep walking on Permoserstraße towards east. After about 200 metres you will find the main entrance to the KUBUS.
Right outside the main entrance of Leipzig’s main railway station (Leipzig Hauptbahnhof) you can find a taxi point. A taxi ride from Leipzig Hauptbahnhof to UFZ – Leipziger KUBUS will cost roughly 10€, and will take about 10 minutes. The fare from Leipzig-Halle Airport is about 30€ and the ride will take about 20 minutes.