First Steps

The first days in Braunschweig

During your first days in Braunschweig you will have to get a first impression of your host city, move into your apartment and complete a whole series of formalities. Here you will find an overview of the most important steps.

Pick-up service from the train station

Coming to a new city is much easier if you meet a familiar face or name upon your arrival. If you inquire ahead of time, it is usually no problem for somebody from your institute to meet you at the train station.


There are four international airports within easy travelling distance of Braunschweig, and direct train connections from many European cities:

Arrival in Braunschweig (Google Maps)

Flights, train and bus connections


Due to the Corona pandemic, we are currently working from home. If you would like to reach us, please write us an email with your phone number. We will be happy to call you back.

Head of Mobile Researchers‘ Services
Dr. Astrid Sebastian
 ☎ +49 531 391 14330


Mobile Researchers‘ Services
Annika Ewe
☎ +49 531 391 14334

Student Assistants
Loulia Almajzoub
Ömer Özkan
Irem Yigit

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Office hours

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