This map shows where the IITS is located within the city of Cologne.



The IITS can be reached by metro, car or train. Following directions are meant to be a guideline. Due to possible changes in we do not accept any liabilty for the correctness.

By metro

The Institute of Indology and Tamil Studies (IITS) can be reached by following metro lines: from station Neumarkt take line No. 9 in direction to Köln-Sülz and get off at Zülpicher Platz. From there take line No. 12 in direction to Zollstock and exit at the Pohligstraße. The building, a grey six-storey glass building, is located opposite the station.



By train

Take a train to Cologne Central Station. From there take line No. 16 or No. 18 in direction to Bonn-Bad Godesberg or likewise Bonn Main Station and get off at Barbarossaplatz. From there take line No. 12 in direction to Zollstock and exit at the station Pohligstraße.



By car (coming from north to Cologne via the A1)

In the motorway junction at Köln-Nord change from the A1 to the A57 in direction to Köln-Zentrum. Follow the A57 until you reach an underpass. Turn right at the exit named Köln-Süd/ Lindenthal. Turn to the interior channel road and follow it. The interior channel street becomes the Universitätsstraße. Cross another underpass and follow the road. Cross straight ahead the junction to the Luxemburger Straße. After about 350m there is a tunnel. After having passed the tunnel the institute's building is already visible on the right hand side.




Location of the IITS (map)