Conference-Dinner (Thursday, 8th of June 2017, 20:00)

At restaurant "JEAN" in the Hotel Frankenbach, 65343 Eltville am Rhein, Germany


Outward Run by ship

  • The ship arrives at 17:45 at shipping pier "Fischtor" in Mainz and departs at 18:30. It arrives at 19:30 in Eltville, where the Conference Dinner is going to take place.

Directions to the shipping pier “Fischtor” (the street next to the pier is called Adenauer-Ufer/Fischtortplatz):

By public transport:

A 20 minute trip. We would recommend using the tram lines 51, 53, and 59 (the latter service starts in spring 2017) towards the main train station and change into the bus line 60 towards Ginsheim-Gustavsburg - Ginsheim Neckarstraße and leave at station “Fischtor”. From there need to go in direction of the river rhine, to arrive at the shipping pier.

By car:

We would recommend using the public transport. Parking lots are rare at the region of the pier and they’re all with costs. Restricted access by car to the shipping pier is possible.

By cap:

You can call a cap using the following telephone number: +49 6131 910910

By foot:

Starting at university a 45 minute walk towards the main train station and then in direction to the rhine. When you arrived at the river bank, turn right till you arrive at the street corner “Fischtorplatz”, where the shipping pier takes place.

Starting at the main train station it’s about 3km to walk to the shipping pier.

By bike:

With the help of the journey planner provided by komoot you can plan your bike journey to the Gutenberg Campus in just a few clicks. It also allows you to plan your journey to individual destinations on campus. komoot will show you the most rapid and suitable route for a cyclist, using small side streets and avoiding cobblestones as far as possible.

Return by bus

  • The buses depart at 23:30 in Eltville.

Eltville is about 20 km away from Mainz.
Further information about the meeting point for those who want to go by ship from Mainz to Eltville  to the restaurant are following.
The booked buses from Eltville back to Mainz are going to leave directly in front of the restaurant.

Alternative Routes to the restaurant

If you want to go by car to the restaurant, you need to leave the highway A66 towards Rüdesheim at exit "Eltville-Nord". Please follow the road in the direction of Eltville. In Eltville please follow the blue signs of the hotel route.

If you want to go by train to the restaurant, you take a public transport back to the main train station of Mainz and take the next train to “Eltville am Rhein” (please check the Deutsche Bahn website). Last train you should take to arrive at the restaurant in tine leaves the main train station from Mainz at 19:13. The train is going to take about half an hour till it arrives at “Eltville am Rhein” train station. It is to be expected that you need to change once at Wiesbaden main train station. When you leave the train station of Eltville, the restaurant takes place at the opposite of the street. Last train back to Mainz leaves “Eltville am Rhein” train station at 23:55. But attention: this train takes over 1 hour for the journey. We would recommend you to take the train earlier, which leaves Eltville at 23:10.