Contact and location

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Völklinger Straße 4
(Hochhaus 3/4)
40219 Düsseldorf
Telefon: +49 211 179388 0
Telefax: +49 211 179388 299

Arriving by car

From Wuppertal
  • Take the A46 (towards Dusseldorf)
  • At the Dusseldorf-Süd Autobahn junction continue on the A46 towards Neuss, Dusseldorf
  • At the Dusseldorf-Bilk junction, turn right onto the L52/Münchener Straße towards Düsseldorf-Bilk, Dusseldorf-Hafen
  • Turn left onto the B326/Südring
  • At the fourth intersection, turn right onto the Völklinger Straße (signposted D-Zentrum/D-Hafen)
  • Continue on the Völklinger Straße, go under the railway bridge and into the tunnel*
  • At the end of the first tunnel, turn right, towards Bürozentrum Unterbilk/RWI4-Haus
  • You will find the visitor car park on the left-hand side
From Essen
  • Take the A52 (towards Dusseldorf)
  • At the Düsseldorf-Rath junction, turn right onto the B1/Nördlicher Zubringer, towards Dusseldorf Zentrum, Dusseldorf-Derendorf.
  • Turn left onto the L455/Münsterstraße 
  • Turn left onto the B1/Cecilienallee
  • Continue on the B1/Joseph-Beuys-Ufer
  • Continue on the B1/Rheinufertunnel
  • After the first tunnel, turn left*
  • You will find the visitor car park on the left-hand side
From COLOGNE/Mönchengladbach
  • Take the A57 (towards Dusseldorf-Zentrum, Neuss-Hafen)
  • At the Neuss-Hafen junction, continue on the A57 in the direction of Dusseldorf-Zentrum
  • Turn right onto the B1/Kardinal-Frings-Brücke (bridge) towards B1/Südring
  • Continue on the B1/Südring
  • At the traffic lights, turn left onto the Völklinger Straße
  • Continue on the Völklinger Straße and after the first tunnel, turn right*
  • You will find the visitor car park on the left-hand side

*There are speed enforcement measures in place in both tunnels:
Please observe the speed limits. There are hidden speed detection devices on both carriageways of the tunnels.

Arriving by train

Tram stop
  • From Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof (main train station), take the 704 line [in the direction of Südfriedhof (south cemetery)] or the 709 line [in the direction of Theodor-Heuss-Platz] and get out at Stadttor
  • The RWI building is located approximately 200m straight ahead on the right-hand side
S-Bahn (local rail) station
  • Völklinger Straße (S8, S11 and S28 lines from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof)
  • Get out at Volmerswerther Straße
  • The RWI building is located approximately 500m straight ahead on the left-hand side

Arriving by plane

  • From Dusseldorf Airport take the S-Bahn to Dusseldorf main train station
  • Further directions from here can be found above under "Arriving by train"