Our institute is located in the south-west of Bochum.
For further information you can download the IPA-Flyer (PDF, 2.7 MB).
Due to the current pandemic situation, the entrance or transit at Bergmannsheil cannot be used. You can reach the entrance of the IPA either via the access Hattingerstr. or Hunscheidtstr. Please also note that all entrances of the IPA are closed due to restricted normal usage. To enter the IPA building, please call one of the telephone numbers posted at the respective entrances.
Please note our changed phone number:
Fon +49 30 13001-4000
Fax +49 30 13001-4003
By public transport:
Take tram no. 308/318 from Bochum central station, direction Hattingen/Dahlhausen and get off at "Bergmannsheil"
Motorway A 43/44 Exit "Bochum-Querenburg" to "Zentrum"
Motorway A 448 (via A 40 /interchange Bo-West) exit "Bochum-Süd" to "Zentrum"
There are road signs directing you to "BO-Zentrum" and "Bergmannsheil".
You can use the parking facilities at Bergmannsheil
Bürkle-de-la-Camp Platz 1
Tel. +49 30 13001-4001
Fax. +49 30 13001-4003
The IPA is also easy to reach by bike. There are bike racks right at the entrance.