Logistics and accomodation

Participation fee

Free of charge for Climate Alliance members

€ 150 for municipal representatives
€ 200 for other participants


Haus der Technik – Hollestr. 1, 45127 Essen (across from the main station)
Rathaus der Stadt Essen – Porscheplatz, 45121 Essen
Dampfe Brewery – Heinrich-Brauns-Str. 9-15, Essen-Borbeck


Essen is easily reachable by train. For more information, see www.bahn.de.

The Dusseldorf Airport is the closest international airport and is about is 30km away. Bus 760 takes passengers from the airport to the Dusseldorf-Unterrath S-Bahn station and runs every 30 minutes. From here, S-Bahn 82499, running every 15 minutes, will take you to Essen's main train station. The trip via S-Bahn takes about 40 minutes.


Rooms at the following prices have been blocked for participants of the conference until 11 August 2017. These can be reservered via the HDT-Agency booking form (pdf). 

Essener Hof
€103 per single room, breakfast included
Am Handelshof 5, 45127 Essen

€99 per single room, breakfast included
Hachestr. 63, 45127 Essen

Ibis Hotel
€79 per single room, breakfast included
Hollestr. 50, 45127 Essen

Arthotel Körschen
€85 per single room, breakfast included
Hindenburgstr. 6, 45127 Essen