The conference will be held in Darmstadt, Germany, which is the science and high-tech-centre of the metropolitan region RheinMain. Darmstadt is situated in the south of the Federal State of Hesse, close to Frankfurt/Main.



The venue of the 17th Biennial Conference ERB 2018 is the Technische Universität Darmstadt (Technical University).

Conference address:

Wilhelm-Koehler lecture hall of Technische Universität Darmstadt,

Hochschulstraße 1, Darmstadt.

The building number is S1|03, room number 283.

More information about Technische Universität Darmstadt:

The conference is organized by the Chair of Engineering Hydrology and Water Management (ihwb):

Travel information

By plane:

The international airport Frankfurt is located 25 km away from Darmstadt. At the airport, the express bus “AirLiner” (Terminals 1 and 2) offers a convenient and fast connection to Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof (main station), Luisenplatz and Darmstadtium in the city centre.

Link Airliner:

By train:

ICE, IC and EC trains stop at Darmstadt Station. Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof (main station) is a hub for tram and bus lines to the city centre.

The conference venue is close to the stops Alexanderstraße or Schloss.

Link to local buses:


We recommend an early booking due to other events in Darmstadt at the same time.

Darmstadt offers a wide range of accommodation options:

Special contingent of hotel rooms for ERB participants:

The following hotels hold a reserved, limited contingent of rooms at special rates. Please quote the special conference booking code „ERB 2018“ when booking so that you may benefit from the special conference rates.

  • IBIS budget Darmstadt: contingent option until 17.07.2018; single room: 86,50 € incl. breakfast
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    • To book please write to or call 0049 (0) 6151 937 3720. The booking code is ERB2018
  • Hotel Prinz Heinrich: contingent option until 30.04.2018; single room: 129,- € (+ 9,- € for breakfast)
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    • To book please write to or call 0049 (0) 6151 813 70. The booking code is ERB2018
  • Maritim Hotel Darmstadt: contingent option until 31.07.2018; single room: 133,- € incl. breakfast
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    • To book please write to or call 0049 (0) 6151 878 2190. The booking code is ERB2018