How to find us


Ideally located in the heart of the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, Mannheim can easily be reached by car, train or plane. Please find below the directions for finding us.

  • Arrival by car
  • Arrival by train
  • Arrival by plane

Arrival by car

Mannheim is situated close to the freeways A5 and A6. From the freeway junction "Mannheim" on the A6 take the exit "Mannheim City" (Mannheim Stadtmitte), and then follow the signs towards the train station (Hauptbahnhof) and University (Universität). The road will lead you into the city, passing the train station on your left. 700 m after the train station you will see the palace, which is the university.

If you are on freeway A5, follow the signs towards Mannheim City, and proceed according to the directions indicated above.

Arrival by train

Mannheim can easily be reached by Inter-City-Express-trains (ICE) or various other trains. Leaving the train station, you will have to go straight to the major road intersection you will see ahead of you. Please turn left into the Bismarckstrasse and after about 600 meters, just before the palace comes into view, you will find a low-traffic street on left-hand side. L 5, 6 is the first building.

More information about train connections and train stations in Germany can be found on www.bahn.de/i/view/overseas/en/index.shtml.

Arrival by plane

Frankfurt International Airport Rhein-Main:

You may continue by train (ICE) or by car. The ICE train station is located across Terminal 1, Concourse B. Follow signs for DB Long Distance Train Station (Fernbahnhof). The journey takes approx. 30 minutes.


Airport Mannheim-Neuostheim:

Rhein-Neckar-Air flies Mon-Fri from Berlin or from Hamburg to Mannheim/Neuostheim.

MBS Lecture Hall

The MBS Lecture Hall is located in the East Wing of Mannheim Palace (Room EO 45; next to student cafeteria EO).

Education Center Dalbergplatz

The MBS Education Center Dalbergplatz is located in N 2, 10 in Mannheim city, next to the Stadthaus N 1.

MBS Study & Conference Center (SCC)

The entrance of the MBS Study & Conference Center is on the right in the "Ehrenhof" of Mannheim Palace.

MBS Offices

MBS Offices can be found in L 5, 6, next to the East Wing of Mannheim Palace.  


Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.


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