Contact and Directions


Olshausenstrasse 75

To visit us:
Institute for Ecosystem Research
Kiel University
Olshausenstrasse 75
D-24118 Kiel
Tel: +49 (431) 880-1214

Office hours:
At the moment only by appointment via <office(at)>

Foto: D. Kramer


Map of the areaLocation and Directions
The Institute for Ecosystem Research is situated on the campus of Kiel University, at the lower end of Olshausen Street. The department offices are located in the first and third floors, and the secretary is located on the first floor (above the ground floor).

Arrival by city bus
In addition to Bus Lines 6, 61/62 und 81 which stop a few steps away at the "Leibnizstraße" and "Bremerskamp" busstop, there is also express bus Line 60S connecting Kiel University, main station and Kiel University of Applied Sciences during lecture period.

Schedules can be obtained at:

Arrival by Taxi
Arriving by taxi at the Institute requires about 15 minutes from the main train station.



The following orientation maps are available:

Campus map

Directions to the Institute for Ecosystem Research

Map of the city of Kiel (OpenStreetMap)