Local area

Erlangen is a lively university town with approx. 100,000 inhabitants, located about 20 kilometers north of Nuremberg:


General information for foreign visitors:


Emergency telephone numbers:

Police: 110
Fire department: 112
Ambulance: 1 92 22

Useful links

German telephone book
For more info on city maps, telephone services, emergency numbers
For help with basic German
A good German/English online dictionary

Public transport

German Rail
VGN (transit/public transport Erlangen/Nuremberg/Fürth area)
Nuremberg airport

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

Main web site