FUnctionality Sharing In Open eNvironments
Heinz Nixdorf Chair for Distributed Information Systems

Visitor Information

Arrival by Car

If you arrive by car, it is easiest to park in the garage of the (shopping center Jentower/ Neue Mitte). Here is a link to Google Maps that will explain how to get there from the highway. Once you have made it to the garage, here is how you get to our offices:

  • Leave the garage towards “Neue Mitte/ Scala”.
  • Within the shopping center, go to the entrance of the restaurant and hotel Scala.

Arrival by Train

Please consult the German railway to find a connection to Jena Fahrplanauskunft der Deutschen Bahn. If you arrive from Frankfurt or Dresden, your destination will be Jena West. If you arrive from Berlin, Leipzig, or Munich, your destination will be Jena Paradies. From either station, it takes a taxi about 5 to 10 minutes to reach the Leutragraben 1. Both stations are also within easy walking distance:

  • Arrival at Jena West station (around 15 minutes walk)
    1. Here is a link to Google Maps that explains how to get from the station to the Leutragraben.
  • Arrival at  Jena Paradies station  (around 10 minutes)
    1. If you want to take the tram: Upon leaving the station, you walk directly towards the tram stop. Cross the tracks and take tram number 5 towards “Holzmarkt”. Continue along the tracks to the crossroads Schillerstraße/ Leutragraben.
    2. Go right until you see the shopping center “Neue Mitte”
    3. If you want to walk: Here is a link to Google Maps that explains how to get from the station to the Leutragraben.

Inside the Building (JenTower)

  • We are located on the 21st-floor.
  • If you entered the building on the level with the escalator upwards, use it and turn left to enter the reception area of the JenTower. If you enter on the upper level just walk around until you enter the reception area.
  • Press “21” in front of the elevators and take the elevator number that is displayed.
  • On the floor use the bell on the secretary side.