Head Office Munich
Contact and directions

Goethe-Institut, Head Office Munich Photo: Goethe-Institut/Christian Ettl The Goethe-Institut head office is based in Munich. The main entrance is located at Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18. Car parks within walking distance can be found at Salvatorplatz 3 and Max-Joseph-Platz 4.

Parking for visitors with reduced mobility

There are a few parking spaces directly in front of the building.
You can also use the Siemens AG underground carpark (Jägerstraße 5). Please speak with your contact at the Goethe-Institut or, on arrival, with the reception staff at the entrance on Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18. The carpark is connected with the Goethe-Institut underground. A stair lift located there can be operated with a EURO key, which can also be borrowed from the reception staff at Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18.


From the airport

Please take the train S8 (towards “Weßling”). Get off at “Marienplatz”, then take the underground line U3 (towards “Moosach”) and get off at “Odeonsplatz”.

Additional route: Please take the train S1 (towards “München Ost”), get off at “Karlsplatz/Stachus”, then take the underground line U4 (direction “Arabellapark”) and get off at “Odeonsplatz”.

From central station

Please take the underground lines U5 (towards “Neuperlach Süd”) or U4 (towards “Arabellapark”), get off at “Odeonsplatz”.

Alternatively, if you would like to go by bus, please take the bus line 100 leaving from “Hauptbahnhof Nord” (towards “Ostbahnhof”) or the bus line 58 (towards “Hauptbahnhof Süd”), both leaving from the stop “Hauptbahnhof Nord”, and get off at “Oskar-von-Miller-Ring”.

From other directions

From Munich east station, please take the underground line U5 (towards “Laimer Platz”) and get off at “Odeonsplatz”.

MVV-Journey Planner

Barrier-free arrival by public transport

The MVV offers detailed information about barrier-free travel here:

MVV without barriers (mvg.de)

Locations of the lifts and escalators at the Odeonsplatz U-Bahn stop can be found here:

MVG zoom – Odeonsplatz (mvg-zoom.de)

Barrier-free air travel

If you are arriving by air, you can find information about the services at Munich Airport here:

Accessible Travel – Munich Airport (munich-airport.de)
Information for visitors with restricted mobility spending time in the building

Access to the building from the reception area on Oskar-von-Miller-Ring is barrier-free. You can also use the staff entrance on the south side of the building (Jägerstraße). The entrance is 90 cm wide. Lowered kerbs are located in front and diagonally opposite of the entrance to the Siemens underground car park.
There is a designated accessible WC on the ground floor. Please also ask your contact person at the Goethe-Institut for more information.

Head Office Contacts