Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery
and Machinery Laboratory
The Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery and Machinery Laboratory (ITSM) of the University of Stuttgart is located on Campus Vaihingen. You can easily get there via public transport or by car.
By Public Transport
S-Bahn lines S1 (Herrenberg), S2 (Filderstadt) and S3 (Flughafen/Messe) are available between Stuttgart Main Station, (track 101) and the university. Take the University Exit and follow the signs to Pfaffenwaldring 6/ Institut für Thermische Strömungsmaschinen und Maschinenlaboratorium (ITSM).
Coming from the motorway A8 or A81, you will reach the Stuttgart motorway junction and from there, you can take the A831/B14 in the direction of Stuttgart-Vaihingen and Stuttgart city center. Leave the main road B14 at the University exit and follow the signs. At the first opportunity, turn right onto the Pfaffenwaldring.
After approx. 150 m, you will reach our institute’s building on the right, Pfaffenwaldring 6. Parking lots are available along Pfaffenwaldring.
From the airport
The train stop is located directly beneath the Stuttgart airport. Just follow the signs marked "S". Take S-Bahn lines S2 (Schorndorf) or S3 (Backnang) and get off at "Universität" (approx. 17 minutes). Follow the signs to Pfaffenwaldring 6/ Institut für Thermische Strömungsmaschinen und Maschinenlaboratorium (ITSM).