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Accommodation & Transport


We offer several types of accommodation to make your stay during the conference as convenient as possible. A stay in one of our guest houses or at a WHU student’s flat is included in the participation fee and we will also be more than happy to help you find a hotel room if you prefer.


We offer shuttle service from and to the Koblenz train station and the guest houses as well as between WHU and the conference center “Rhein-Mosel-Halle”.

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The WHU New Year's Conference will again take place at the campus of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar and at the Rhein-Mosel-Halle in Koblenz. Two top-notch locations that have proven to be the ideal environment for our conference in the past.

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of management, Vallendar

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management is an internationally oriented and privately financed business school. In 2014, the university celebrated its 30th birthday. It is now one of the most renowned German business schools with a high international reputation.

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
Burgplatz 2 
56179 Vallendar


The “Rhein-Mosel-Halle” is a conference and convention center in Koblenz. This multi-purpose hall is located on the banks of the river Rhine in the city center, near the Electoral Palace and the wine village. After undergoing a complete renovation and expansion, it reopened in 2012. The new center offers several rooms, which can be used for various kinds of meetings and events.

Rhein-Mosel-Halle Koblenz
Julius-Wegeler-Straße 4
56068 Koblenz

Rhein Mosel Halle

Transport Rhein-Mosel-Halle: bus stop Rhein-Mosel-Halle - lines 6, 8, 9
Transport Electoral Palace: bus stop City Theatre - lines 1, 6, 8, 9, 10


Take the bus 8/8a of KEVAG to Vallendar. The bus stop in Koblenz is located opposite the main train station. In Vallendar get off at the bus stop "Bahnhof". The estimated time of travel is approximately 20 minutes.

The timetables of transport services can be found here:

Rhine-Moselle Transport Company
Directions to the Rhein-Mosel-Halle

From the north (Cologne)
A 61 Koblenz intersection, then A 48 exit Koblenz-Nord (B 9)
A 3 Dernbacher Dreieck onto the A48 - North exit Koblenz (B9)

From the south (Mainz, Ludwigshafen)
A 61 to exit Forest Esch / Koblenz, then continue on B327

From the east or from Frankfurt
A 3 Dernbacher Dreieck onto the A48 - North exit Koblenz (B9)

From the West (Trier)
A 48 to exit Koblenz-Nord (B9) then follow to Rhein-Mosel-Halle

In short walking distance to the two Locations Rhein-Mosel-Halle and the Electoral Palace there are over 900 underground parking spaces in the Underground Palace and the Underground Rhein-Mosel-Halle available.

Directions to WHU

A61 At the junction Koblenz, turn onto the A48 towards Koblenz.
A3 At Dernbacher Dreieck turn onto the A48 towards Koblenz / Trier.

Then proceed to the exit Bendorf / Neuwied / Vallendar. Now simply follow the signs to Vallendar and then WHU. Right next to the university, there is a parking garage.
If you have a navigation system, we ask you to enter "Heerstraße, Vallendar" as a destination.

If you arrive by train, we recommend to approach one of the following two train stations close to Vallendar and Koblenz:

Train Station Vallendar (can be reached via local express train "RE")
Central Station Koblenz (all trains and busses)

During the conference days we will offer shuttle service between Koblenz Central Station and our Koblenz event location as well as between both our event Locations in Koblenz and Vallendar. The Train Station Vallendar is in walking distance of the Vallendar event location.
We advise you to choose the Train Station Vallendar for arrivals and departures on the day before and after the conference. For arrivals during the conference Central Station Koblenz is recommended.

 Nevertheless, you do not have to worry about reaching the conference from either station on any day of the conference. Please refer to the homepage of the Deutsche Bahn for detailed train and timetable information:

Deutsche Bahn (German railway company)
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Most common for international flights:
ICE express train to Montabaur within half an hour
One way ticket costs about 36 €
Bus connection from Montabaur to Koblenz Hbf
Connection to Vallendar via train is possible, but will take more time and changing trains
We offer shuttle service only from and to train station Koblenz Hbf.

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

Direct train connection to Vallendar is fast and easy
Take the local express train "RE" towards Koblenz and alight at Vallendar after 70 minutes
One way ticket is about 15€

Frankfurt Hahn Airport (HHN):

Common for low-cost carriers within Europe
Poor connection of the airport to public transport
Take the bus to Koblenz (you can book via Deutsche Bahn)
We will offer shuttle service from and to Koblenz Central Station.