Participant information 2018


World Conference Center Bonn
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2
53113 Bonn


Early bird prices until September 30, 2018
1.540,- plus VAT.
VDI-members: 1.440,- plus VAT.


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By car

Because of its central location, the World Conference Center Bonn is inside the Bonn environment protection zone. From 1 July 2014 only vehicles with a green environment badge are allowed to enter this environment protection zone.

Parking space

a) Parking-Place: Charles-de-Gaulle-Straße / 53113 Bonn
Parking charge: 0,50 Euro per started hour, maximum price: 5,00 Euro


b) Multi-storey car park Karl-Carstens-Straße
The car park is open around the clock.
Parking charge: 1,50 Euro per started hour.
Day ticket: 15 Euro (Payment: Coins, 5 Euro, 10 Euro and 20 Euro notes, no card payment possible)
Entrance height: 2.10 metres
On the street level, there are 10 disabled parking spaces.


Address: Karl-Carstens-Straße, 53113 Bonn
Entrance on Welckerstraße.
Please enter Welckerstrasse as the address in your navigation device!
Coordinates: 50.719336,7 7.121679

By train

ICE: Stop Siegburg/Bonn

Tram/Bus service (travel time approx. 10 minutes, starting Bonn main station):

Stop Heussallee/Museumsmeile, Tram Line 16, 63
Stop  Deutsche Welle, Bus Line 610, 611

Timetable and further information:

Hint: Book your room with Tourismus & Congress GmbH Bonn and get a free ticket for the local public Transport

By plane

Airport Düsseldorf (by car: 1,22 hours)

Airport Cologne/Bonn (by car: 30 Minutes)

Taxi transfer

Tel: +49 (0) 228/555555

VV Taxi
Tel: +49 (0) 228/282824

Taxi Gauchel
Tel: +49 173/2803040

We recommend an early booking as taxis are difficult to get in the afternoon.

Explore and experience Bonn

Germany’s former capital Bonn is indeed a very special place, not only to learn about German history - it is a prime destination for all art and culture lovers. The city is replete with Baroque elements and breathes an international flair paired with a certain feeling of cosiness, which is typical for the Rhineland area. In many places throughout the city you will encounter with Ludwig van Beethoven, Bonn’s most famous son as well as witnesses of the “Bonn Republic“. Not far from there the UNESCO World Heritage Site Upper Middle Rhine Valley greets its visitors with scattered medieval castles that are perched high up on the steep slopes along the river, overlooking acres of picturesque vineyards bordering the Rhine. It is a very beautiful place to linger. So why not combine your attendance at the VDI Congress Dritev with additional cultural highlights? You will find Bonn’s top 10 rated attractions on Tripadvisor.

Tripadvisor Top 10

Simultaneous Translation

Simultaneous translation is available. (German to English). Receiver and headsets will be handed out on site. Please have your business card ready.