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Directions to the RKI area at Wernigerode

Address: - Burgstraße 37, D-38855 Wernigerode

By car:

Take the B6 from Braunschweig, Goslar, Magdeburg, Halle or Leipzig. Exit the B6 at "Zentrum Wernigerode" and follow the signs to "Zentrum". Turn right onto Halberstädter Straße (at the pedestrian bridge). After the traffic lights, take the 2nd road to the left (Lindenallee). Continue straight ahead to the roundabout, where you take the first right. Continue along Lindenallee until the road narrows. Follow the narrow road and then turn left (Am Vorwerk). The courtyard entrance is on the left-hand side after approx. 150 metres. The main entrance can be reached via Burgstraße (turn left into Burgstraße, approx. 20 m).

By train:

From Braunschweig main station

Take the "Regionalbahn" train to Wernigerode. Travel time approx. 1 hour from Braunschweig.
The address of the Robert Koch Institute's branch at Wernigerode is Burgstraße 37, approx. 10-15 minutes walk from Wernigerode station. (A taxi takes approx. 5 minutes.) Coming out of the station, bear right and continue to the pedestrian crossing (traffic light). After crossing the road, turn right again and walk approx. 250 metres along Bahnhofstraße and turn left into Albert-Bartels-Straße. Walk down this road all the way to Nicolaiplatz. From there keep left, and after walking approx. 100 metres turn right into Burgstraße. Walk straight down this road and you will reach the RKI (baroque-style corner building) after approx. 300 metres.

From Hanover main station

Take the "Regionalbahn" train to Wernigerode. Travel time approx. 2 hours from Hanover.

The address of the Robert Koch Institute's branch at Wernigerode is Burgstraße 37, approx. 10-15 minutes walk from Wernigerode station. (A taxi takes approx. 5 minutes.) Coming out of the station, bear right and continue to the pedestrian crossing (traffic light). After crossing the road, turn right again and walk approx. 250 metres along Bahnhofstraße and turn left into Albert-Bartels-Straße. Walk down this road all the way to Nicolaiplatz. From there keep left, and after walking approx. 100 metres turn right into Burgstraße. Walk straight down this road and you will reach the RKI (baroque-style corner building) after approx. 300 metres.

By plane:

From Hanover airport

Take the S5 S-Bahn train or the no. 47 bus from Hanover airport to Hanover main railway station (Hauptbahnhof). A taxi takes approx. 20 minutes.

Take the "Regionalbahn" train from Hanover main railway station to Wernigerode. Travel time approx. 2 hours from Hanover.

The address of the Robert Koch Institute's branch at Wernigerode is Burgstraße 37, approx. 10-15 minutes walk from Wernigerode station. (A taxi takes approx. 5 minutes.) Coming out of the station, bear right and continue to the pedestrian crossing (traffic light). After crossing the road, turn right again and walk approx. 250 metres along Bahnhofstraße and turn left into Albert-Bartels-Straße. Walk down this road all the way to Nicolaiplatz. From there keep left, and after walking approx. 100 metres turn right into Burgstraße. Walk straight down this road and you will reach the RKI (baroque-style corner building) after approx. 300 metres.

Date: 11.01.2010