The IMK-IFU is situated in the South-West of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Garmisch-Partenkirchen lies in the South of Germany, close to the Austrian border.
The Institute is easily reached
- 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 "Kreuzeckbahn/Alpspitzbahn".
Plan your trip with this 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 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 main 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 directly.
- 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).