Travel and Hotel Information

Meeting Venues

Meeting Venue 1

Aalen University
of Applied Sciences
Beethovenstraße 1
73430 Aalen

Meeting Venue 2

Science Center
Beethovenstraße 12
73430 Aalen


The listed hotels hold a certain contingent of rooms for the participants of the EGN Meeting. While booking please refer to "Geopark-Tagung". Prices to be
understood as room per night.


ibis Styles Aalen

Distance to Central Station 0.45 km
Book until 20th February.

Single room: 89 € (breakfast included)

Bahnhofstraße 2
73430 Aalen
Tel +49(0) 7361 980860
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City Hotel - Antik ***

Distance to Central Station 0.95 km
Book until 15th Feburary.

Single room standard: 89 € (breakfast included)
Single room comfort:   99 € (breakfast inculded)

Stuttgarter Straße 45-47
73430 Aalen
Tel +49 (0) 7361 5716-0
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H+ Hotel Limes Thermen ****

Distance to Central Station 3.5 km
Note: Not well connected to public transport.
Book until 28th January.

Single room:    92 € (breakfast included)
Double room: 102 € (breakfast included)

Osterbucher Platz 1
+49 (0) 7361 9440
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Das Goldene Lamm ****

Distance to Central Station 3.8 km
Book until 31st January.

Single room comfort:    89 € (breakfast included)
Single room superior: 109 € (breakfast included)
Single room deluxe:    129 € (breakfast included)

Kocherstraße 9
73432 Aalen-Unterkochen
+49 (0) 7361 9868-0
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Landgasthof Läuterhäusle ***

Distance to Central Station 4.7 km
Note: Smaller room contingent.
Book until 17th March.

Single room:                          70 € 
Single room Grand Lit:         73 €
Double room:                        92 €
Double room (one person): 80 €

Waldhäuser Str. 109
73432 Aalen-Unterkochen
+49 (0) 7361 9889-0
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Best Western Plus Aalener Römer Hotel

Distance to Central Station 5.4 km
Book until 18th February.

Single room:      84 € (breakfast included)
Double room:   104 € (breakfast included)                

Bodenbachstraße 8/1
73433 Aalen-Treppach
+49 (0) 7361 91976-0
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Travel Information

By plane:

The closest airport to Aalen ist Stuttgart Airport. The fastest way from Stuttgart Airport to Aalen by train is to avoid Stuttgart main station (which is under construction) and take the route via Bad Cannstatt. The connections are listed in the files below. Unfortunately we can offer no warranty regarding sudden changes in the Bahn timetable. For current information please visit: or download the app “DB Navigator”.

Stuttgart Airport - Aalen (pdf)

Aalen - Stuttgart Airport (pdf)


By train:

To book train tickets across europe you can use  or similar sites to find your best connection. Those located in or close to Germany can also use


In Aalen:

There will be shuttle buses from a central point in Aalen ("Gd. Torplatz" marked as "Bus Stop (Shuttle)" in the map above) to the meeting venues.

Departing Time from Gmünder Torplatz:
Tuesday and Wednesday: 7:45
Thursday: 8:15

Departing Time from explorhino Science Center:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 18:15

The meeting point for the field trips is the ZOB (central bus station), see the map marker Bus (field trips) for exact location.
All three buses depart at 9:00, please be at the meeting point about 15min earlier.


Public transport

Bus Line Network Aalen (pdf)

Bus Lines from Hotels to ZOB and  "Aalen Gd. Torplatz" (usually last stop):

Landgasthof Läuterhäusle:
Schedule for Bus Stop "Unterkochen Sporthalle" (PDF)


Best Western Plus Aalener Römer Hotel:
Schedule for Bus Stop "Treppach" (PDF)


Das Goldene Lamm
Schedule For Bus Stop "Wöhrstraße" (PDF)


Hotel Limes Thermen
Schedule For Bus Stop "Thermalbad" (PDF)

("Gd. Torplatz" is the second last stop for this line)


Taxi services in Aalen:

Taxis Main Station: +49 7361 62500

Pawlidis Taxi: +49 7361 943333

Taxi Meiser: +49 171 4347058