The Göttingen Observatory is an astronomical observatory, constructed at the beginning of the 18th century, the first director of the Göttingen Observatory (1815-1855) was Carl Friedrich Gauss. A very inspirational place to talk about statistic analyses around the autumn equinox. You may find more about the Göttingen Observatory here.

travel information

City of Göttingen Traveller Information
University of Göttingen Traveller Information

Arrival by Plane
The easiest way to reach Göttingen is to fly to a nearby airport and take a train or a bus. The closest cities (i.e., between 1 and 2h by train from Göttingen) with airports are: Frankfurt, Hamburg, Bremen, Berlin, Hannover. All of these airports are reachable with low-cost airlines such as Ryanair and Easyjet. You can purchase a train ticket at (discounted tickets are available until 1–2 weeks before the date). You can reach Göttingen by bus via
Arrival by Train
Göttingen is fairly well connected to various rail networks. For routes and pricing, please consult


Please find below a list of hotels that are close to the summer school venue:

Campus appartments Göttingen
Address: Weender Landstr. 49, 37075 Göttingen
Phone: +49-551-30678690
Email: service at
Address: Goethe-Allee 21, 37073, Goettingen
Phone: +49-551-547960
Email: info at
Address: Juedenstr. 12, 37073, Goettingen
Phone: +49-551-57157
Email: info at
Ghost hotel & living
Address: Bahnhofsallee 1a, 37081, Goettingen
Phone: +49-551-5211-0
Email: goettingen at
Hostel 37
Address: Groner Landstraße 7, 37073 Göttingen
Phone: +49-551-63445177
Email: info at
Youth Hostel Göttingen
Address: Habichtsweg 2, 37075 Göttingen
Phone: +49 551 57622
Email: goettingen at
For more options check regular booking websites or AirBnB.