Institute of Aerospace Systems at RWTH Aachen University

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eike Stumpf

Wüllnerstrasse 7
52062 Aachen
Tel.: +49-(0)241-8096801
Fax: +49-(0)241-8092233

5th floor, room 511
Service times:
Mo-Fr 9:00-12:00 am and 1:00-4:00 pm



Arrival by car

From direction Cologne/Duesseldorf / Antwerpen: 

  • A4 to exit Aachen-Laurensberg
  • head for Aachen centrum via Kohlscheider Straße and Roermonder Straße
  • at the junction Roermonder Straße/Pontwall (opposite the old Ponttor gate) turn right into Pontwall and Turmstraße
  • turn right into Professor-Pirlet-Straße
  • after about 50 m on the right side the gateway to the Pirlet-Garage is located

Arrival by train

from Cologne/ Duesseldorf / Duisburg / Paris / Brussels:

  • Arrival at Aachen Main Station:
    to main building at RWTH Aachen by bus; from main building to the Institute of Aerospace Engineering
  • Arrival at Aachen West Station:
    to Geschwister-Scholl-Street and Schinkel-Street to the Institute of Aerospace Engineering on foot (< 10 min) 

Arrival by plane

  • Airport Cologne/Bonn 85 km
  • Airport Duesseldorf 90 km
  • Airport Brussels 143 km
  • Airport Maastricht-Aachen 35 km
  • Airport Aachen-Merzbrueck 10 km
  • no regular flight service

Airport Transfer

The "Airport Aixpress" directly connects Aachen and the airports of Duesseldorf and Cologne/Bonn by bus. There are 12 daily  connections to Duesseldorf and 4 daily connections to Cologne/Bonn. The journey takes about 60 to 90 minutes.