Erlangen – How to find us

Fraunhofer IIS – METEAN - Medical Technology Test and Demonstration Center


METEAN is located at Erlangen University Hospital. Due to the very central location of METEAN and limited parking space we recommend to use public transport.

By plane

A taxi from Nuremberg Airport will take approximately 30 minutes (ca. 15 km, ca. 25 Euro).

By train

The Erlangen train station is located at 10 minutes walking distance from METEAN.

VGN (Public transport system of the Nuremberg-Erlangen area)

Several buslines serve the area around the University Hospital. »Krankenhausstraße« and »Maximiliansplatz/Kliniken« are the closest busstops. The VGN offers a comfortable online-timetable on its website.

By car

Arriving on autobahn A73 (Nuremberg to Bamberg), take the exit »Erlangen-Nord« and follow the signs for »Uni-Kliniken«.


In the area around the university hospital parking space is limited to short time parking. It is recommended to use the parking site next to the train station (Großparkplatz West). Arriving on autobahn A73, take the exit Erlangen (Erlangen-Zentrum, Erlangen-Ost) and follow the signs for »Großparkplatz«. The parking site is located at 15 minutes walking distance from METEAN. Busses and taxis are available at the train station.