Travel Information

Giessen is easy to reach both by plane and by train. Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) with direct flight connections to many destinations in Europe and worldwide is only 70 km south of Gießen. From there, Giessen can be reached in about 40 minutes by taxi.  In addition, there is a train connection every hour from the airport railway station to Giessen's main railway station. The journey time is approx. 1 hour.


Arrival by train

The chemistry building is located on the natural sciences campus "Seltersberg" and can be reached on foot (1.7 km, approx. 20 minutes) from Giessen main station. You can also take bus line no. 10 (bus stop "Naturwissenschaften", every 30 minutes, travel time 12 min.) to the campus. A taxi stand is located directly in front of the main station building.


Arrival by car

If you arrive by car, you can use the public car park directly at the venue.


Arrival by bike

If you want, you can also rent a bike at Giessen main station or at various locations in the city centre. There is a rental bike system operated by nextbike.

Dates & Deadlines

Abstract Submission

03 March - 02 May 2025


 Notification of Accpetance

27 June 2025

SIMS School

07 September 2025


Scientific Program

08 - 09 September 2025