General Information

Distances from the conference hotel:

  • City center: 0,5 km
  • Old town: 0,3 km
  • Train station: 3 km
  • Nuremberg airport: 60 km
  • A73, A70 motorway: 3 km
  • Cathedral: 0,3 km
  • Museums: 0,3 km

Mobility in Bamberg

Bamberg has a dense network of inner-city regional bus lines. The current timetables and maps are available at all ticket kiosks, the service center at the ZOB bus station and at the VGN Website.

The bus stop in front of the conference hotel is called “Bamberg Mußstraße”.

Business Hours:

Most shops, stores and museums are open between the opening hours mentioned below.

Monday – Friday         10:00 – 20:00
Saturday                     10:00 – 18:00
Sunday                        closed

Post Offices

Monday – Friday         9:00 – 18:00
Saturday                     9:00 – 15:00

Automated Teller Machines (ATM) for foreign travelers

Travelers who carry internationally recognized credit cards (such as VISA, American Express and MasterCard) can get a cash advance in Bamberg at Automated Teller Machines (ATM) installed at banks, airports, major hotels, department stores, subway stations and tourist attractions.

Climate:

Emergency Numbers:

Fire brigade and emergency medical services in Germany: 112

Police: 110

Emergency numbers are free of charge and even work without a SIM card.

Electricity

The standard power supply is 220 Volts, 50Hz.

Electrical sockets (outlets) in Germany (Deutschland) are one of the two European standard electrical socket types: The “Type C” Europlug and the “Type E” and “Type F” Schuko. If your appliance’s plug doesn’t match the shape of these sockets, you will need a travel plug adapter in order to plug in.