Conference venue and directions

The ILERA European Congress 2019 takes place at Heinrich Heine University (HHU) Düsseldorf.

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Heinrich Heine University is a campus university which was founded in 1965. Today around 35,000 students study at Heinrich Heine University.

Public transport

The university campus is a small town within a town which is why it has many stops for buses and trams. There is a good connection to the main station by public transport. Both underground line U79 and tram line 704 go from the main station directly to the university.

Both connections will take aprocimately 15 minutes from the Main Station to the University Campus.

For prices, a public transportation map and further information please visit the website of the local transport agency Rheinbahn.


The city of Düsseldorf, directly located at the Rhine River, is the State capital of North Rhine-Westphalia. With a population of over 600,000 people it is one of the biggest cities in Germany. Among the city’s top sights are the Altstadt (Old Town), Königsallee and the Medienhafen (Media Harbour). Düsseldorf is also a capital city for art and culture. Highlights include the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (North Rhine-Westphalia Art Collection) and the Museum Kunstpalast.

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