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Staff Training Week 2. - 4. May 2016 in Flensburg

The first Staff Training Week organized by the International Center of Europa-Universität Flensburg took place from May 2. - 4., 2016. We invited our guests to experience Europa-Universität Flensburg,  its bi-cultural city and the border region. It offered a very good platform for "best practice and knowledge exchange". The Staff Training Week was targeted at colleagues from International Offices but was also open to other university staff members. The language of training was English.

The following topics were discussed:

·         Focus on Europe

·         Student Information Fair

·         German Language & Culture

·         Studying and living in the German-Danish Border Region

·         Best Practice

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us via email



This is a preliminary program which is subject to changes. A final version with more detailed information will be included at the end of April 2016. If you would like a PDF version then click program.


Below you find a list with hotels in Flensburg. If you would like to reserve a holiday apartment please visit the following link:, The very popular maritime event "Rum Regatta" will take place in Flensburg from 5.-8. May and therefore it is advisable to book accomodation early.

Hotel Alte Post

Rathausstraße 2. In the city center. Free WIFI.  Price: 85 €/ night.

Hotel Xenia

Süderfischerstraße 2. In the city center. Free WIFI,  breakfast. Price: 75 € / night.

Dittmers Gasthof

In the center. Price: 80 € / night.

Hotel am Rathaus ***

Rote Str. 32-34. In the city center. Free WIFI. Price: 64 € / night.

Arcadia Hotel Flensburg ***

Norderhofenden 6. In the city center. Free WIFI, breakfast. Price: 97 € / night.

Flensbed Hostel & Boardinghouse **

Bahnhofstraße 28. Next to Munketoft Campus. Free WIFI. Price: 35€-49€/ night.

Central Hotel ***

Neumarkt 1. In the city center. Free WIFI, breakfast. Price: 85 € / night.

Hotel am Fjord***

Wilhelmstraße 1. In the city center. Free WIFI, breakfast. Price: 65€ / night.

Hotel ibis budget Flensburg City*

Süderhofenden 14. In the city center. Free WIFI, breakfast. Price: 72 € / night.


The closest Airport to Flensburg is Hamburg Airport (Fuhlsbüttel, distance ca. 160 km).

How to get from Hamburg Airport to Hamburg Main Station:

By suburban train

The S-Bahn (suburban rail network) line S1 operates every 10 minutes between Hamburg Airport and Hamburg central railway station, (Hauptbahnhof), a journey of only 25 minutes. The "Hamburg Airport (Flughafen)" S-Bahn station is directly in front of the terminals. Fare: € 3.00.

For schedule please check:

By taxi

Travelling time: approx. 30 mins.

Fare: approx. € 25

How to get from Hamburg to Flensburg:

By train

The trains to Flensburg depart from Hamburg main station (Hauptbahnhof). The travel time is approx. 2.5 hours. Single tickets cost from € 19 - € 28. A "Schleswig-Holstein-Ticket" (€ 27- € 39) can be obtained at Hamburg central station which allows you to travel from Hamburg to Flensburg with a group of up to five people. Please note that the final destination of some trains is Kiel. In these cases, travellers must change at Neumünster. (Timetable: > Engl.)

By bus

Flixbus/MeinFernbus ( € 5) from Hamburg ZOB: take the S-Bahn from Hamburg airport to Main Train Station in Hamburg (Hauptbahnhof), and walk to the Central Bus Station (ZOB).

How to get from Flensburg train station into the city centre:

Upon arrival in Flensburg train station you may take buses No. 1 (to city centre) and No. 5 (to Campus/Universität or city centre) departing in front of the train station. If you prefer to take a taxi, we recommend using a SUPERCAR/MINICAR which is one of the cheapest available (€ 2.00 for the taxi to come plus € 1.50 for every subsequent kilometre) and can be ordered at the SUPERCAR/MINICAR office near the exit of the station.