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Leibniz-Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS)
Schützenstr. 18
10117 Berlin

Secretarial Office
Gerith Schmidt
Phone +49 30 20192-401
Fax +49 30 20192-402

Science Communication and Public Relations
Dr. Fabienne Salfner
Phone +49 30 20192-425
Fax +49 30 20192-402


The nearest underground station is Stadtmitte (U6). The nearest bus stops are Jerusalemer Straße (M48) and Charlottenstraße (M29).

  • Arrival Berlin Hauptbahnhof: Take the S-Bahn (S3, S5, S7, S75) to the next station Friedrichstraße, then the U-Bahn U6 to the station Stadtmitte. This journey requires a ticket 'Berlin AB'.
  • Arrival at Tegel Airport: Take the express bus TXL to the stop Unter den Linden/Friedrichstraße, then turn right into Friedrichstraße. You can take the U6 at StationFranzösische Straße to Station Stadtmitte.  Alternatively, you can take bus 128 from Tegel Airport to U Kurt-Schumacher-Platz station and then change to U6 to Stadtmitte. This trip requires a ticket 'Berlin AB'.
  • Arrival Airport Schönefeld: Take the bus X7 to the underground station Rudow. There you take the U7 to station Mehringdamm and change there to the U6 to station Stadtmitte. This journey requires a ticket 'Berlin ABC'.

The tickets are valid on all buses, trams, underground trains and regional trains (incl. S-Bahn). Further information can be found on the BVG website.

Board and lodging

In the Google map below you find a collection of hotels, restaurants and coffee shops near ZAS. You can see more details by scrolling in and clicking on the list symbol top left or use the full screen button next to 'Sign in'.

Unfortunately the list is not complete and some of the marks, which haven't got the exact position, can't be changed due to intern Google problems.