Route Description


Route description to the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

RWTH Aachen University
Fakultät für Maschinenwesen
Kackertstraße 9
52072 Aachen

The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering​ is located in house C on the second floor.
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By Train/Bus

► Train journey to Aachen Central Station, or ‘Aachen West’.

► By taxi (5 minutes from ‘Aachen West’, 10 minutes from Aachen Central Station).

► Or take a local train from Central Station to ‘Aachen West’, walk approx. 3 minutes to bus stop ‘ Westbahnhof’ , take bus no. ‘24’ towards Laurensberg/Richterich, leave bus after approx. 3 minutes at ‘ Süsterau’ , walk straight ahead for about 250 meters, turn right into Kackertstraße.

► Further local bus routes taking you to Süsterau/Kackertstr.: 7, 70,80.

►Alternative local bus routes taking you to Laurensberg bus stop Wildbach’: 27, 37, 47, 77, 5 minutes walk to Kackertstraße 9

By Car

► From Cologne (A4) or Düsseldorf (A44)

Aachener Kreuz in direction of Antwerpen/Maastricht (A4)

► Take the second exit for Aachen Laurensberg onto the L260, Kohlscheider Straße

► after approx. 1 km take the exit in direction of Klinikum (right side of the road)

► Take the exit for Süsterfeld

► at the end of the exit, turn left, drive into the following roundabout (after approx. 400 metres), and leave at the second exit (on the opposite side) for Kackertstraße

You will reach the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (Kackertstraße 9) after only a few metres (right side of the road).