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Department of Work and Labour Studies
Universität Kassel
Heinrich-Plett-Str. 40
Room 1215
34132 Kassel

+49 561 804-4562
+49 561 804-4525

Office Hours
Monday -- Thuesday 10:00-11:00 a.m.


Driving Directions

The Department of Work and Labour Studies is located on the campus Oberzwehren. This site is located in the southwestern part of Kassel. The different driving directions are described below.

Public transport system

Bus and tram stops are located in the immediate vicinity of the university.

  • Tram 3 and Tram 7: Get off at Korbacher Straße / Universität
  • Tram 3, Tram 6 and Tram 7: stop Heinrich-Plett-Straße

Or with NextBike Kassel's bicycle rental system

  • Station: Heinrich-Plett-Straße

Railway

The ICE railway station is »Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe«. Take the tram 4 or tram 7 direction "Mattenberg" on the station forecourt. Drive to the stop "Korbacher Straße - Universität". Cross the street at the stop and go straight for about 150m.

Car coming from the west

Take the A44 motorway to the Kassel-West intersection. From there, take the A49 towards Kassel city center. At the Kassel-Niederzwehren junction, leave the motorway and follow Frankfurter Straße. 500 meters after the Jet petrol station turn left into Altenbaunaer Straße. Cross the tram tracks twice. Then turn right into Oberzwehrener Straße. At the next traffic light turn left into Korbacher Straße and after about 150 meters turn left into Heinrich-Plett-Straße.

Car coming from the north or south

Take the A7 motorway to the Kassel-Mitte intersection. From there, take the A49 towards Marburg. At the Kassel-Niederzwehren junction, leave the motorway and follow Frankfurter Straße. 500 meters after the Jet petrol station turn left into Altenbaunaer Straße. Cross the tram tracks twice. Then turn right into Oberzwehrener Straße. At the next traffic light turn left into Korbacher Straße and after about 150 meters turn left into Heinrich-Plett-Straße.

Aircraft

The nearest airports are:

  • Kassel-Calden
  • Frankfurt am Main
  • Hannover and
  • Paderborn.

From Kassel-Calden you can take a taxi to the Campus Oberzwehren or take the bus line 130 to the Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe railway station. Follow the >>train<< description.

From Frankfurt, Hanover and Paderborn there are train connections to the Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe railway station. Follow the >>train<< description.


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