The workshop will take place at KIT-Campus Alpin, which is located in the southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and lies in the south of Bavaria and Germany, close to the Austrian border.


    Workshop address:

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT
    Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research
    Atmospheric Environmental Research (IMK-IFU)
    Kreuzeckbahnstraße 19
    82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen

    Hotel address:
    We have a block booking at the Biohotel Garmischer Hof for our event “AIMES Workshop, KIT Campus Alpin, Garmisch-Partenkirchen.”

    Biohotel & Restaurant Garmischer Hof
    Chamonixstraße 10
    82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen
    Phone: +49 8821 9110
    Email: hotel@garmischer-hof.de

    Traveling to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

    (copied from https://www.imk-ifu.kit.edu/english/134.php)

      • by train via Munich (from north) or Innsbruck (from south) to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The local bus route No.2 (Direction “Kreuzeck – Alpspitzbahn”) will take you from the railway station directly to the Institute (leave at station “Hammersbacher Fußweg”). For more information, contact Deutsche Bahn AG (German Railways) or plan your trip with the DB Bahn route planner
      • by bus There is a bus directly from Munich Airport to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Munich Central Bus Station (ZOB). It runs several times a day. (runned by FLIXBUS)
      • by car via A 95 and B 2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. In town follow the road sign to Fernpass/Reutte/Grainau, then turn left to “KIT-Campsu Alpin and “Kreuzeckbahn/Alpspitzbahn”. Plan your trip with this route planner.
      • by airplane via Munich Airport (“Franz-Josef-Strauß”), which has direct connections with most of national and international cities. Then take the ‘Airport bus’ or ‘S-Bahn’ to Munich Central Station. From there take the train to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (s. above).

    Getting to KIT IMK-IFU

      Instructions for walking or taking public transportation to KIT can be found below. Upon arriving at KIT, follow the signs to the large seminar room.

        • by bus (20 minutes) the bus station ‘Michael-Ende-Kurpark’ is 130 m from the entrance of the Biohotel Garmischer Hof. Take the “2” toward Kreuzeck/Alpspitzbahn, Garmisch-Partenkirchen for 11 stops and get off at the ‘Hammersbacherfußweg’ station. This station is located at the front gate of KIT.
        • by foot (45 minutes) the walk to KIT is a mostly flat, scenic walk that will take you through a well-maintained path for hikers and cyclists called the “WANDERWEG/Riessersee- Hausberg Skistadion”.


          The IMK-IFU at the KIT-Campus Alpin in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is located in the Bavarian Alps. In November, you can expect temperatures to typically range between 8°C to -2°C (46°C to 29°C). Precipitation as either rain or snow is possible. Rain protection and warm clothing that can be worn in layers are recommended.


          • Currency: Euro
          • Outlets: There are two associated plug types, types C and F. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Germany operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.