Venue & Directions

Most events of the Degrowth-Conference will take place at Leipzig University.

University of Leipzig
Augustusplatz 10
04109 Leipzig

Getting there

The university is in the centre of the city: It’s about 5 minutes walk from the main train station (“Leipzig Hauptbahnhof”). Or one stop in a tramway: tram 10, 11 or 16 going South or tram 4,7, 12 and 15 going East, the stop is “Augustusplatz”.

> Here you can find maps of Leipzig and and an overview of the conference’s venues
> Here you can find a map of the university and an overview of rooms

Want to come by bike in a group?

We have started a pad with which you can get together with other people to cycle to Leipzig in a group. > Together by bike to Leipzig!

Reduced train tickets to the conference

You can purchase a train ticket to and from Leipzig at a reduced price for long-distance trains within Germany. This is particularly worthwhile for passengers who do not use a BahnCard or bargain price train tickets (so called ‘Spezialpreis’). Booking is independent of the conference registration and must be done individually. For further details and booking click here.

Plane travel?

We would like to ask you to travel as environmentally friendly as possible. If you have to come a long way or have little time for the journey, please consider tuning in to our livestream from home and using the debating possibilities that this website will offer.