Logistics and accomodation
Free of charge for Climate Alliance members
€ 150 for municipal representatives
€ 200 for other participants
Registration deadline: 8 September 2017!
Tourist Information Office – Am Hauptbahnhof 2, 45127 Essen
Essen City Hall – Porscheplatz, 45121 Essen
Haus der Technik – Hollestr. 1, 45127 Essen (across from the main station)
Dampfe Brewery – Heinrich-Brauns-Str. 9-15, 45355 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.
Your conference email confirmation (bring a printed copy) and a photo ID will serve as your train ticket for the entire VRR area (Verbund Rhein-Ruhr) including Düsseldorf Airport from 20 to 22 September 2017.
- The Essen Mobil App. If your GPS is switched on, this app will show your connections based on your location.
- Online schedules available at www.evag.de/fahrplan
- Service Hotline: +49 201 826 12 34
Rooms at the following prices have been blocked for participants of the conference. These can be reservered via the HDT-Agency booking form (pdf).
Am Handelshof 5, 45127 Essen
€103 per single room, breakfast included
Hachestr. 63, 45127 Essen
€99 per single room, breakfast included
Hollestr. 50, 45127 Essen
€79 per single room, breakfast included
Hindenburgstr. 6, 45127 Essen
€85 per single room, breakfast included
Restaurants in Essen
A small selection for conference participants
Trentelgasse 2, 45127 Essen (behind the Grillo Theater) | T. +49 201 815 58 49
A modern restaurant with seasonal dishes and some vegetarian options. Groups of people should make a reservation in advance.
Rathenaustraße 2, 45127 Essen (Hirschlandplatz) | T. +49 201 89 94 81 81
A small restaurant with vegetarian and vegan food. Groups of six or more should make a reservation in advance.
Rathenaustr. 5, 45127 Essen | T. +49 201 23 63 12
A steakhouse also offering burgers, salads, fish and some vegetarian dishes.
Rathenaustraße 2, 45127 Essen | T. +49 201 23 74 72
A Italian restaurant with pasta and pizza, as well as a selection of meat and fish dishes.
Teichstraße 1, 45127 Essen | T. +49 201 23 66 77
A restaurant offering traditional German cuisine with a modern ambience. Meat and fish dishes as well as a small selection of vegan, vegetarian and seasonal dishes are on offer.
Witteringstraße 99, 45130 Essen | T. +49 201 726 645 89
A different kind of burger joint with both organic beef and vegetarian burgers. Reservations not possible.
EMG Essen Marketing GmbH
Touristikzentrale | Am Hauptbahnhof 2 | 45127 Essen
T.+49 201 88 723 33 | touristikzentrale(at)essen.de
Monday to Friday: 9:00 – 17:00 | Saturday: 10:00 – 13:00