The summer school will take place at Castle Ebernburg, which is located in the beautiful town of Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg. This town lies in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate, 6 km to the south of Bad Kreuznach and 50 km to the south-west of Mainz.
Flying to Germany
If you are flying from outside Germany, the most convenient airport is Frankfurt International Airport (code: FRA). At this airport there is a regional train station, where you can take a train towards Bad Münster am Stein, which is the nearest train station around Castle Ebernburg. For train timings please check Frankfurt International Airport to Bad Münster am Stein and Bad Münster am Stein to Frankfurt International Airport, respectively. You can also check for train connections at www.bahn.de.
Alternatively, if you opt for a flight that lands at Hahn Airport (code: HHN), then the most appropriate and cheap option is to take a bus that runs between Hahn Airport and Mainz train station. You can check the exact timings of this bus at: www.orn-online.de/aiportshuttle/busfahrplan_mainz.htm. From Mainz train station, you can take a train to Bad Münster am Stein train station. For train timings please check: Mainz to Bad Münster am Stein and Bad Münster am Stein to Mainz.
From within Germany
If you are coming from some other town in Germany, then you can take a train from your town to Bad Münster am Stein station. For further information about train and bus connections, you can check www.bahn.de.
From Bad Münster am Stein
Once you've reached Bad Münster am Stein, you can walk up to Castle Ebernburg (about 30minutes, going uphill). Another, more comfortable, option is to take a taxi for about 10 Euros.
If you come from the north, west or south, you can take the Autobahn A 61, exiting at Bad Kreuznach. From there, take the B 50 towards Bad Kreuznach and then towards Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg. If you come from the east, you can take the A 60 towards Bad Kreuznach.
Castle Ebernburg is easy to find from Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg. Please follow the signs towards the castle. You can park your car in front of the castle at the designated place.
For planning your route to the venue of the summer school you can use the following Google Maps link:Route to Castle Ebernburg in 55583 Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg, Germany