University of Kassel
FB 15 - Institute of Materials Engineering
Mechanical Behavior of Materials
Mönchebergstr. 3
34125 Kassel / Germany

Phone: +49 561 804-3668
Fax: +49 561 804-3650
E-Mail: ifw-mv[at]uni-kassel[dot]de



  • "Holländischer Platz - Universität"
    Tram lines 1, 5, RT1, RT4
  • "Katzensprung"
    Tram lines 3, 6, 7
  • Alternative: Tram line 4 to station "Am Stern", and, there, change to the tram lines above, or walk.

Kassel Wilhelmshöhe train station -> Holländischer Platz campus:
From Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe (train station), take tram line 1 in the direction "Holländische Straße/Vellmar" to the stop "Holländischer Platz - Universität", or tram line 3 in the direction "Ihringshäuser Straße" to the stop "Katzensprung", or tram line 7 in the direction "Wolfsanger" to the stop "Katzensprung".

You can find the exact timetable on the website of the Kasseler Verkehrsgesellschaft.

Parking is not available on campus. On-street parking is available off campus but subjected to fees.

The main station is Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. You can also reach Kassel-Hauptbahnhof via regional transportation. Train connections are available at www.bahn.de.


From Frankfurt Airport, you can take a direct fast train to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe (ca. 1,5 hours). Some airlines, e.g. Lufthansa, sell combined tickets.