Arriving in Fulda

Monday, January 02 (Arrival Day): 8:00 a.m. to 14 p.m. IWU-Registration Office at Fulda Mainstation

On the arrival day we have the IWU-Registration Office set up at Fulda Mainstation  from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. Please look for signs pointing out the IWU-Registration Office at the meeting-point. Please note:

There is no IWU registration on the University campus on January 02

The IWU-team will welcome you and provide you with:

  • Refreshments
  • Information
  • Your room key. A key deposit of € 50 in cash is required. The amount will be refunded upon returning the key.
  • A cell phone equipped with prepaid SIM card ( € 10 Extra cost), if desired. € 50 deposit required, to be refunded upon return of the undamaged phone complete with SIM card and charger

Please make sure to bring enough cash (or a credit card with 4-digit PIN number to use at ATMs) on the arrival day. You will need cash for the key and cell phone deposit, as well as food and beverages during the first day of your stay.

Important: Many shops do not accept credit cards.

The official opening followed by the welcome  will take place on Monday, 02, 2018 (see Program Overview).

Please note:

We kindly ask you to inform us in time about your time of arrival. IWU-Registration Office will be open from 8:00am - 14:00pm on January 02, 2018.

Arriving late:

If you do not give us advance notice that you will be arriving after 2pm on January 04, 2018, you need to find a transport to your home yourself and at your own cost.

Arriving early:

If you arrive before January 04, you need to find accommodation in Frankfurt or Fulda for yourself and at your own cost until the official arrival day.

Fulda Youth Hostel (Jugendherberge Fulda)
Schirrmannstr. 31
36037 Fulda

Phone: +49 (0) 661 - 73 389
Fax: +49 (0) 661 - 74 811

There are also social networks that facilitate staying for free or at low cost with locals, such as or

Hotels in Fulda: