How to Get to Kloster Benediktbeuern
All information concerning departure times might change.
Please check with the given webpages before travelling.
Where Is Benediktbeuern ?
is located 639m above sea level at 47°42'N and 11°24'E,
approximately 40km south of Munich (München) in Bavaria.
It lies on the train line
The conference takes place in the
monastery (Kloster) of Benediktbeuern
which you can find on the following map in field B2:
BBmap.pdf (256 kB)
Have a look at the
more detailed plan
of the monastery itself. Registration takes place on Sunday 14th from
3pm until 6pm in building 12. From 6pm until 10pm the
registration proceeds in the monastery restaurant; cf number
For those who arrive on Monday: between 8am and 9am you can find
us in house 12 having breakfast. Afterwards we are moving to the
lecture hall of the meeting, which is called "Salettl", cf number
5. The event is going to be opened at 9.30am.
From Munich (Centre/Airport) to Benediktbeuern
On Sundays, e.g. 14 November 2004, you can reach
only by S-Bahn and train (Regionalbahn RB)
changing at Tutzing.
The S-Bahn to Tutzing
runs twice per hour (during the day)
but the train to and from Tutzing
offers only an hourly service.
there are other connections;
for more information,
you could check the following webpage:
Deutsche Bundesbahn (in English)
Wherever you start your journey,
at the airport, at the station or abroad,
it might be cheaper and less time consuming to buy a ticket
from your departure point to
- The train from Tutzing to Benediktbeuern
leaves every hour from 7:03 until 24:03
and takes 25 minutes.
is the stop after
- From the airport (Flughafen) to Tutzing:
Take at the
the S1 (Ostbahnhof) (runs every 10min)
and change at
to line S6 (Tutzing) (runs twice per hour).
Tutzing is the terminus,
so your journey might be as follows:
In case you take (by mistake) the S8 at the airport:
Don't panic !
You can go to Laim with that line as well-
it just takes 10 minutes longer.
- From the railway station (Hauptbahnhof Hbf) to Tutzing,
a train (Regionalbahn RB) leaves every hour from 8:32 until 23:32
and takes only 27 minutes.
You do not need to change.
Certainly, there are other ways of going to Tutzing.
Those who like to experiment might want to have a look at the following pages:
MVV in English
MVVnetz.pdf (400 kB)