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ETH Zurich

Laboratory for Energy Conversion

ETH Zürich, ML J 33
Sonneggstrasse 3

CH-8092 Zürich



Our Building, the Maschinenlaboratorium (ML), is located beside the ETH Hauptgebäude (HG) (Main Building).

From Zurich Main Train Station (HB):

Two tram lines pass "Zurich HB" (Main Station), and offer a direct line to ETH.
Exit tram at at stop "ETH-Universitätsspital":

Tramway No. 6 (departs from "Bahnhofstrasse" direction "Zoo")
Tramway No. 10 (departs from "Bahnhofplatz/HB" direction "Bahnhof Oerlikon / Seebach").
Have a further look at the Zurich tramway network.

Another way to reach us is to take the "Polybahn", walk in direction River Limmat to "Central" (5 minutes walk), on the far side take the Polybahn to the Polyterrasse. On leaving the Polybahn walk up the hill to ML building on left.

Map of ETH Zurich, showing LEC

To Zurich from Zurich Airport

By Tram, from Zurich Airport to ETH
Tram no. 10 (direction Bahnhofplatz/HB) to tram stop "ETH/Universitätsspital".
The tram operates daily from 6 am to 11 pm with trams departing every 7 to 15
minutes. Journey time: 30 minutes (You need a valid ticket for 3 zones).

By Train, from Zurich Airport to the main train station
If you wish to travel from the airport to the city centre (main station), you should
travel by S-Bahn or train. The trains leave from station located under Terminal B.
Journey time: about 10 minutes (You need a valid ticket for 3 zones).

Driving Directions from Zurich Airport

The airport is located at the center of Switzerland’s road network with excellent
connections to Zurich on the A20.

Car Parking at Zurich Airport
There are three covered car parks next to the airport terminals and a further car park a short distance away. The open-air P60 car park provides remote long-term parking.

Car Hire
Companies are located in car park 2.

Map of Zurich Airport
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