How to get there and where to stay

Getting to Munich

  • by train: To the central station (Hauptbahnhof).

  • by plane:
  • by car: Note that public parking spaces in the university area cost 6€ per day (streets with parking spaces open for non-residents are marked in blue on the maps for the neighbouring areas "Akademieviertel", "Pinakotheken", "Schönfeldviertel" and "Giselastraße" here).

Getting to the conference

The SEM will take place at the LMU's Institute for English Philology, Schellingstraße 3. Use the metro exit Universität (U3/U6), or Odeonsplatz (U3/U6/U4/U5) to get there. See the public transport network map and the Munich public transport system for further information. For public transport, it is advisable to either get a stripe ticket / Streifenkarte (€12,50) which you can use for 5 normal or 10 short journeys, a day ticket (6,- single; 11,20 for up to 5 persons), or a three-day ticket (15,- single; 25,90 for up to 5 persons). Please note that you have to validate the tickets on the platform before you get on the train.

Here is a map of Schellingstraße 3 showing you how to get to the conference venue (Room 203 in the back building, second floor).

The conference warming on Thursday takes place in the library (Schellingstr. 3, back building, first floor, Room 156), followed by dinner in the restaurant da Mario (Adalbertstraße 15).


The following hotels are all located within 2-15 minutes walking distance from the SEM venue:

Hotel Prices from (information as of January 2014)
Pension am Kaiserplatz 37,- (single) / 55,- (double)
Pension Josefine 38,- (single) / 62,- (double)
Pension Isabella 43,- (single) / 70,- (double)
Pension am Siegestor 53,- (single) / 74,- (double)
Das Hotel 58,- (single) / 80,- (double)
Hotel Antares 80,- (single) / 100,- (double)
Hotel Lettl 85,- (single) / 118,- (double)
Hotel Hauser 88,- (single) / 118,- (double)

All hotels and the conference venue are highlighted on this map.

Here are some hostels offering beds for less than 20,- Euros:

  • A&O, Bayerstraße 75 (close to the central station) (from 9,-)
  • A&O, Arnulfstraße 102 (close to Hackerbrücke) (from 10,-)
  • Jaeger's Munich (from 12,-) Euro Youth Hotel (from 12,-), Wombats (from 17,-) (all in Senefelderstraße, close to the central station)