Visitor Address

L4, 1; 3. OG
68161 Mannheim

By Car

  • By car, the easiest way to the University of Mannheim is via the autobahn A6, exit Mannheim Mitte.
  • Keep driving straight until you see the planetarium. Once you arrive there, follow the sign that reads Richtung Universität.
  • Keep following this street all the way. You will pass Mannheim Main Station (to your left hand), and find yourself on Bismarckstraße. Keep driving straight to get directly to the palace - the main building of the University of Mannheim.
  • Coming from Mannheim Main Station, the chair of Economic and Business Education II is located in the 6th block (L4) to your right hand, which is right before the palace. 
  • The University of Mannheim does not have a parking area for visitors. However, you can park your car close to our offices in the parking area between the blocks L4 and M4 or in the parking garage in N2. Please find further parking garages on the map.

By Public Transport

  • Starting from Mannheim Main Station, take the tram number 1 (to Schönau), number 4 (to Bad Dürkheim), number 5 (to Paradeplatz-Heidelberg), number 6 (to Rheingönheim), or the bus number 60 (to Grenadierstraße) and get off at the stop "Universität" (1, 4, 5, 6, 60) or "Schloss" (1, 5, 60). For more detailed information on the timetables, please go to the websites of VRN GmbH.

By Foot from Mannheim Main Station


  • By foot, you will need about 10 minutes to get to the University of Mannheim from Mannheim Main Station.
  • Leave Mannheim Main Station through the main exit and cross the tram rails. Then turn left immediately and keep going on the sidewalk to Universität/Schloss as the signs say for about 500 meters. You will pass a parking area and Zentrum für europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW). Go up the stairs next to the ZEW building, then cross the street and keep going straight. You will see the palace in front of you.
  • Now turn right into Otto-Selz-Straße. Keep going until you reach the multi-lane road Bismarckstraße. Cross Bismarckstraße to find yourself right in front of our offices in L4,1, the building at the corner to your right hand. You will find us on the 3rd floor.