Travel to and from Göttingen

 by train
Express rail services connect Göttingen with many German and international cities.
Train connections can be found at the Homepage of the Deutsche Bahn.

 by long-distance bus
Different bus companies offer connections to Göttingen, with several arrivals per day. All connections can be found, for instance, on this website.

 by car
Göttingen is located at the highway A7 and has two highway exits. For the city center, leave the highway at exit 73 "Göttingen". For the northern districts, including the German Primate Center, take exit 72 "Göttingen-Nord".

 by plane
The most important airport in the vicinity of Göttingen is in Hannover (139 km), but additional small airports are Kassel-Calden (63 km) and Paderborn (136 km). From Hannover, Göttingen can be reached by train within 1 hour.

Travel within Göttingen

 by bus
The easiest way to get around is with the local bus services. A map with all bus lines is available. Tickets (single tickets, day tickets and a four-ticket-package) can be purchased on the bus.


 by taxi

Göttinger-Funk-Taxi-Zentrale: +49-551-69300, +49-551-66066, or +49-551-34034

Puk mini-car: +49-551-484848

Night and Day - Taxi: +49-551-65000