FSE 2016
20-23 March 2016
Bochum, Germany
23rd International Conference on Fast Software Encryption
Fast Software Encryption 2016



Travel Information

Getting to Bochum

Caution: From March 18 to March 21 Deutsche Bahn will take a new signal box into operation. As a consequence, an alternative timetable will be valid during this time period. Please check the electronic timetable information and take a look here (This information is unfortunately only in german language available).

Further information how to reach Bochum can be found here.
  • (Plane) You can reach Bochum by the Düsseldorf International (DUS)Köln Bonn Airport (CGN) and Dortmund Airport (DTM) in reasonable time. The most convinient airport is probably DUS, from which Bochum can be reached within a 30 min train ride. Note also that there is a direct high-speed train connection from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Bochum (journey time 2h).
  • (Train) Bochum is well connected to the German high-speed train network. For planning your journey please refer to the Deutsche Bahn AG
  • (Car) Motorists can also easily reach Bochum via the dense network of motorways in Germany and especially in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Getting to the Venue

The conference will take place in the Conference Center of the university. More details to follow. Further information how to reach the campus can be found here.

By public transport

The easiest way to get to the Ruhr University is by subway. We will provide all participents with free subway tickets during the conference. Just go to the basement of the Bochum Central Station and take the subway U35, direction "Hustadt", and get out after about 10 minutes at the stop "Ruhr-Universität".

By car

The quickest route is via the motorway junction Bochum/Witten, where the A43 and A44 meet. Simply take the exit Bochum-Querenburg, follow the signs "Ruhr-Universität". Leave "Universitätsstr." at exit "Fachhochschule". Drive towards "Fachhochschule" or "Hochschule Bochum" (same direction, two names) and leave your car at one of the parkings there. Walk towards the university.