Freiburg im Breisgau is located in the center fo the Upper Rhine region, and is considered the sunniest and warmest city in Germany. Surrounded by the Black forest, it serves as a paradise for outdoor acitivites. Freiburg is an old university-town and known for its medieval minster (a former monastery church), as well as for its high standard of living and advanced environmental practices. You can travel to Freiburg by train or bus. If you go by airplane, you reach Freiburg from Frankfurt Airport or Zürich Airport in two hours by train from each (Freiburg im Breisgau central station). Basel Airport is just a one hour bus/shuttle ride away. Please follow these links to find timetable for trains and buses.
Airport Shuttle Basel-Freiburg: https://www.flixbus.de/fernbus/basel-euroairport
Frankfurt Airport: https://www.frankfurt-airport.com/en.html
Zürich Airport: https://www.flughafen-zuerich.ch/en/passengers
Basel Airport: https://www.euroairport.com/en/
Ground Transportation to hotel and venues:
Tram Nr. 1 (direction Littenweiler) from Freiburg central Station, via Bertoldsbrunnen. Please get off at Musikhochschule (University of Music Freiburg) or at Laßbergstraße (8 minutes walk to University of Education Freiburg).
15 min tram ride from Freiburg Central to University of Music.
10 min tram ride from University of Music to University of Education.
25 min walk between University of Music and University of Education.
It is easy to get around Freiburg with rental bikes. For further information on prices and bike stations have a look on Frelo – bike sharing in Freiburg (https://www.frelo-freiburg.de/en/).
For any further information on Freiburg and it surroundings: https://visit.freiburg.de/en