Travel offers and directions

We have arranged special conditions for your journey with the Lufthansa Group and within Germany with the Deutsche Bahn. You can find the details and booking links hereunder. You benefit from discounted fares and special conditions when booking via the booking platform.

Special Lufthansa Group airlines fares

Direct flights to Dresden are currently offered by over 40 airports in Germany and Europe or with only one stop from the international airports of Frankfurt and Munich.

The Lufthansa Group airlines bring people together – every day, all around the world. The global route network of Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, SWISS, Brussels Airlines and Eurowings offers optimal connection and combination options, so you will benefit from quick and direct flights to the GLS 2024 in Dresden.

You will reach the booking platform with the button below. When indicating the event code DEAPYSN, the reduced fares are automatically displayed. Possible destinations are Dresden and the nearby airports Berlin, Leipzig and Prague.

Lufthansa Group

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You can also book through your IATA travel agency. The travel agency can request the ticketing instructions by sending an email to, stating the event code DEAPYSN

Nearby Airports

Additionally, several airports within reach of Dresden are served by low cost airlines. You may can continue the journey by train, see below.

Berlin (170 km), Leipzig (120 km), Prague (160 km).

Public transport from Dresden airport

The S-Bahn Dresden-Mitte station is 300 m away. You can use the  direct train S2 from the airport to station Dresden Mitte and walk 5 min to the hotel.

Arrival by train: Deutsche Bahn event ticket​​

The German railway network links Dresden with all major German and European destinations. Long-distance trains to and from Dresden arrive at and depart from the stations „Dresden-Hauptbahnhof“ (main station) and „Dresden-Neustadt“.

Arrive relaxed – travel CO2-free. Your event ticket at a fixed price nationwide. From any DB station to GLS-16 and city ticket included.


One-way event ticket with train connection (while stocks last):

  • 1st class € 89.90 (incl. seat reservation)
  • 2nd class € 55.90

Event ticket one-way fully flexible (always available):

  • 1st class € 112.90 (incl. seat reservation)
  • 2nd class € 77.90

Book online now, see all rail offers on your desired route and secure the guaranteed cheapest ticket.

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From Dresden main train station or Dresden Neustadt you can take the S-Bahn S2 and reach within 3 minutes the train station Dresden Mitte. From here it is only 300 m / 5 min walking to the venue Penck.

Arrival by car

Dresden can conveniently be reached by using the motorways A4, A13 and A14. Thus travelling by car or coach is another option.

Route planning by google maps

Local public transport

The local public transport service in Dresden and the surrounding region is also excellent, featuring train, tram and bus services that will provide you with optimal mobility during your stay in Dresden.

Public transport – DVB


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Important dates

31st July 2024
Special Issue full
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30th June 2024
Early Registration Deadline

30th June 2024
Registration Deadline for
Presenting Authors

2nd – 5th September 2024