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Internet connections available in the BiK-F building:

- eduroam
- Senckenberg WLAN: Please ask at the reception desk to get the log-in information

BiK-F: Getting there

By public transport
• Rail: Lines S3, S4, S5 and S6 – stop at "Westbahnhof" station; 12 minutes walk
• Underground: Lines U6 und U7 – stop at "Bockenheimer Warte" station; 7 minutes walk
Line U4 – stop at "Bockenheimer Warte" station; 7 minutes walk
• Bus: Line 32 – "Senckenbergmuseum" stop, 5 minutes walk
• Tramway: Line 16 – "Bockenheimer Warte" stop; 9 minutes walk

By car
• arriving from the south and the east:
Drive across the motorway-junction "Frankfurter Kreuz" until the "Westkreuz Frankfurt", then take the motorway A 648 (towards "Stadtmitte" - B8/44) until Frankfurt Fair (Messe), in the roundabout turn left (towards "Ginnheim / Eschersheim" - B8/40). U-turn after about 600 meters, pass the Senckenberg museum, take the second street on the right (Georg-Voigt-Straße).

• arriving from the north:
Drive across the motorway-junction "Nordwestkreuz Frankfurt" on motorway A 66 (direction "F-Miquelalle / Stadtmitte"), turn right before the end of the motorway (towards "Hauptbahnhof / Messe" – B8/40), and follow the course of the street "Zeppelinallee". After the Senckenberg museum, take the second street on the right (Georg-Voigt-Straße).

Please consider, there are no visitor parking spots available at the institute.
However, you may access to convenient public parking facilities nearby:
• Parking garage "Adalbertstrasse"; open Monday to Saturday 7.00 to 23.00; closed on Sunday and public holidays
Two parking lots for disabled persons are located in front of the west entrance of the building (Nr. 16).

How to get from BiK-F to …
… Frankfurt city center:
Walk 7 minutes to the "Bockenheimer Warte" station of the underground Lines U6 und U7, take the U-Bahn in the direction of Enkheim or Frankfurt Ost; get off at Hauptwache. To buy a ticket at the RMV vending machine, use the button "Kurzstrecke, Erwachsene" (short trip, adult). If you travel more than three stations, use “Einzelfahrt Frankfurt” (single ticket).
… Frankfurt central railway station:
Walk to the  “Bockenheimer Warte” underground  station, preferably the entrance close to the Senckenberg-Museum (7 minutes), take the U4 in the direction of Enkheim. Get off a “Hauptbahnhof”. 
 … the airport:
Walk 7 minutes to the "Bockenheimer Warte" station . Choose a ticket “Einzelfahrt Frankfurt Flughafen (indicated by an airplane)” at the ticket machine. Take the U4 underground line to “Hauptbahnhof” (see above). Take the S-Bahn 8 or 9 (commuter train; direction Wiesbaden, the ticket is valid both for the underground and the commuter train), get off at the third stop. You can also take the regional train RE 55 in peak hours) or RE 80. Regional trains leave from the platforms in the main hall. Check www.bahn.de for timetables. See also: www.rmv.de/airport/startseite.do?lang=en for a connection planner to/from Frankfurt-airport.

How to use the ticket machines of S-Bahn and U-Bahn:
 If you need to go somewhere else than the city center or airport and need more explanations, simply press a button to select a different screen language (English, French, Italian, Spanish or Turkish). These machines accept payment in coins and banknotes, specifically 5-, 10-, 20- und 50-Euro. The screen will display the banknotes accepted. This will depend on the fare amount and the change available. The possible means of cashless payment will also be indicated in the payment screen on the display.

Taxi transport:
You can get a taxi at the taxi stand at the main entrance of the underground station “Bockenheimer Warte” (3 minutes walk). You can also hail a passing one or call Taxi-Frankfurt under
069 / 230001, 069 / 230033, 069 / 250001 or 069 / 792020

Nearby Restaurants

The following restaurants are situated within only a few minutes walking distance:

• japanese: Izakaya Mangetsu, mangetsu.de, Varrentrappstraße 57 (5 min)
• italian: Localino Da Cimino, Robert-Mayer-Straße 17 (2 min)
• local and seasonal food, very fair prices, with garden terrace: cafe-albatros.de (7 min)
• international: frankfurt-and-friends.de (6 min)
• asian + Sushi: vina-sushi.de (2 min)
• mexican: joepenas.de (3 min)
• heavy, substantial („bürgerlich“): restaurant-pielok.de (5 min)
• organic  and vegetarian: Bistro at the organic supermarket “Basic“, Frankfurt-Bockenheim, Leipziger Straße 11–11c (Soups, Pasta, Sandwiches and rolls, snacks) (ca 10 min)
• University cafeteria Campus Bockenheim (10 min): www.studentenwerkfrankfurt.de/essen-trinken/einrichtungen/goethe-universitaet/campus-bockenheim/cafeteria-bockenheim.html
• University Cafés Struwwelpeter (5 min) and Juridicum (7 min) (salads, sandwiches, snacks …): www.studentenwerkfrankfurt.de/essen-trinken/einrichtungen/goethe-universitaet/campus-bockenheim/cafe-struwwelpeter.html,   www.studentenwerkfrankfurt.de/essen-trinken/einrichtungen/goethe-universitaet/campus-bockenheim/cafe-juridicum.html

Venue(please click on the image to enlarge)