Travel and Accommodation



By plane:

The closest airports are Münster-Osnabrück, Bremen, Hannover, Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt a.M. and Amsterdam-Schipool (NL).

For flights from the US and Australia, Frankfurt a.M. and Amsterdam-Schipool are recommended. From there, direct train connections to Osnabrück are available.

For flights from many European countries, Münster-Osnabrück (FMO) is a good choice. There is a shuttle bus service that connects the airport to the city center.

From other destinations you can reach Osnabrück by train.


By train:

Plan your train journey here:


By bus:

A budget-priced alternative for travelling to Osnabrück are intercity bus lines:

The bus stop for intercity busses is located next to the train station at Eisenbahnstraße 10, 49074 Osnabrück.


By car:

From Hamburg or Köln, you can reach Osnabrück by taking the freeway A1. Coming from Amsterdam or Berlin, take the freeway A30. From Bielefeld , take the freeway A33.

A directions sketch is available here:



After arrival in Osnabrück:

The GAP.9 venue is located in the city center of Osnabrück. The closest bus stops are Neumarkt and Uni/Stadthalle. Bus schedules are available here:

The university’s interactive map provides further useful information about building locations, bus stops and parking possibilities:



Hotel booking


GAP.9 congress participants can make a booking out of a pool of pre-reserved rooms, offered by the Convention bureau Osnabrück.

Please use the following link for making your reservation:

After you have made your booking, you will receive a confirmation email.


If you have any questions concerning your booking, please contact the Convention bureau Osnabrück:

Tourismus- und Tagungsservice Osnabrück | Osnabrücker Land

Bierstraße 22-23

49074 Osnabrück

Tel: +49 541 95 111 95




Alternatively, you may consider one of the following hotels:


Hotel Residenz

Johannisstraße 138, 49074 Osnabrück


Hotel Westermann

Koksche Straße 1, 49080 Osnabrück



Budget-friendly accommodation for students:


Penthouse Backpackers Osnabrück

Möserstraße 19, 49074 Osnabrück


Jugendherberge Osnabrück

Iburger Straße 183 a, 49082 Osnabrück