How to join us

Arrival by train

Take the suburbain railway (S11) from Cologne, main station, to Bergisch-Gladbach, station. The suburban railway (S11) runs every 20 minutes. The running time takes about 20 minutes. At Bergisch-Gladbach, station, there are two busses running to the venue on 21 February 2017, depature times: 12.45 pm and 2.15 pm.

Pleas tell us upon registration, if you would like to use the bus transfer.


The return back to the station of Bergisch-Gladbach is scheduled on 24 February 2017 at about 12 pm and at about 1:30 pm. 

Transfer by bus from Bergisch-Gladbach, station, to the venue

At the arrival day, 21 February 2017, there are two busses provided for the transfer from Bergisch-Gladbach, station, to the venue. - Depatures are at 12.45 pm and at 2:15 pm. For the return on 24 February 2017, there are also two busses provided. Departures are at about 12 pm and at about 1:30 pm. Please tell us the bus you choose when you register for the conference.

Arrival by car

Take the highway A1 Leverkusen-Wuppertal and leave it at the exit Burscheid (#97). Then turn left towards Wermelskirchen-Hilgen. At Wermelskirchen-Hilgen, at the second traffic light, turn right towards Dabringhausen (until here, it is about 6 km to drive). In Dabringhausen, turn right towards Altenberg. Immediately after passing the sign "Limmringhausen" turn left into a narrow road.

There, you will find “Haus Maria in der Aue“ signposted. After about 2 km, you will arrive the venue. There is a parking area at the destination. 

Conference hotel and destination for your navigation system

Conference Hotel "Maria in der Aue"
In der Aue 1
D-42929 Wermelskirchen
phone ++49 2193/505-0
fax: ++ 49 2193/505-101
E-Mail: info[at]

How to get to the conference hotel