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If you plan to drive to COMSYS by car, you can ...
The postal address and visiting address is:
Chair of Communication and Distributed Systems - COMSYS - Informatik 4
Ahornstraße 55 - building E3
GPS: N 50° 46.749 E 6° 03.619
You find our chair at the RWTH Computer Science Center (Informatikzentrum). Our offices are located in building E3 on the 1st floor (named Erdgeschoss in the building).
We prepared a detailed pdf document detailing how to get here.
Enter 'Bahnhofstraße' opposite the main station. Follow this street to the next intersection (Theaterstraße). Go to the bus stop ('Wallstraße') at the opposite side of the Theaterstraße. Take bus number 33 destination 'Vaals (NL)'. Leave the bus at stop 'Halifaxstraße'. The Computer Science Centre is the large building on the left. Bus schedules can be found here and you will find the train schedules here German Railways.
A Bus ride might be a bit of a nuisance, so consider taking a taxi (at about 8 Euros).
From the platform (there is only one) go downstairs, turn right and follow the 'Seffenter Weg' to the first T-junction (about 300 m), then turn left into the 'Mies-v.d.-Rohe Straße', and follow it for about 500 m. The large building on the right is the Computer Science Centre. The walk should take about 10 min.
Leave the A4 motorway at exit 'Aachen-Laurensberg'. At the traffic lights turn right (direction 'Aachen'). After about 1 km turn right into 'Toledo Ring'. Take the third exit into 'Halifaxstraße'. After the second traffic lights turn left into 'Mies-v.d.-Rohe Straße'.
After the building on the left you will find the entrance to the big parking lot behind the Computer Science Centre. Our building is at the very end of this parking lot. It's the new building with the dark grey facade. COMSYS guest parking is provided in front of the building.
At the motorway junction 'Aachener Kreuz' follow the signs to 'Heerlen' (on the A4). Continue as above.