Traveling to Göttingen
The nearest airport is Hannover, but you will often find cheaper tickets to fly into Frankfurt International Airport.
Hannover Airport has regular train connections to Göttingen (with transfer at Hannover central train station).
Frankfurt Airport has its own train station with direct train connections to Göttingen (however some train connections require a transfer at Frankfurt central train station).
Travelling by plane within Germany is not generally practical, as this often takes more time than taking the train.
Most IC (Intercity) and ICE (Intercity Express) trains on the North/South, East/West routes stop in Göttingen. There is a direct train from Frankfurt Airport. From Göttingen station you can either take a taxi to wherever your accommodation is, or take a bus from the central bus station, which is located next to the train station.
Göttingen is located directly off the 'Autobahn' A7, a major north to south motorway between Hannover and Kassel. There are two Göttingen exits. Please consult a map for the most convenient exit.