5-6 October 2017
DESY Hamburg
Europe/Berlin timezone

Accommodation & Practical Information

How to reach DESY in Hamburg

By plane

  • From the Hamburg airport Fuhlsbüttel:
    • Continue with city train line S1 (direction Blankenese/Wedel) to Othmarschen station. Then go on with bus line 1 (direction Schenefelder Holt) to the main entrance of DESY (bus stop Zum Hünengrab/DESY).
    • Optional: taxi traveling time approx. 40-50 min ( Price: 35-40EUR)

By train

  • To Hamburg Altona station.
    • Continue by bus line 1 (direction Schenefelder Holt) directly to the main entrance of DESY (bus stop Zum Hünengrab/DESY), traveling time approx. 25 min.
    • Or continue by S-Bahn (local city train) line S1 or S11 (direction Blankenese/Wedel) to Othmarschen. Then go on with bus line 1 (direction Schenefelder Holt). On foot: leave the city train station at the Waitzstrasse exit, turn right at the bottom of the stairs, turn left onto Waitzstrasse, right onto Gross Flottbeker Strasse and follow that road directly to DESY, walking time approx. 25 min.
    • Optional: taxi, traveling time approx. 15-20 min.

Public transportation for Hamburg (timetables, tickets, networks)

Recommended Accommodation near the DESY Campus

We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the DESY Hostel (31,EUR per night/single room), which have been pre-booked for conference participants. Participants should arrange their own accommodation contacting directly the DESY Hostel  as soon as possible. Please indicate the reference keyword for your booking:  "TestBeam User Workshop" and to the question concerning DESY Group: "ATLAS"

More information to DESY Hostel

If all free rooms in the DESY hostel are booked out, we recommend to use the typical hotel search portals. There are, however, a few hotels (map) in the vicinity of DESY:

Please make your reservation as soon as possible - Hamburg's hotels tend to fill up very quickly to this time!

Internet Access at DESY

1) eduroam


2) DESY visitors

Practical Information

Map: How to get to the "FLASH Seminar room"?
DESY sitemap
Information and sevices for DESY guests (Welcome Booklet)