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


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

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

Coordinator Mobile Researchers‘ Services
Anna Karas
☎ +49 531 391 4374

Student Assistants
Loulia Almajzoub
Ömer Özkan
☎ +49 531 391 4371

Office hours

Do you have any questions or are you seeking advice? Then use our office hours! We are available Mondays from 15:00 to 16:00 and Tuesdays from 9:00 to 10:00 in person at the office.

Address: Room 031, ground floor
Bültenweg 74/75, 38106 Braunschweig