Incoming FAQ

  • getting to Freiberg
    • The nearest international airports are Dresden, Leipzig/Halle, Berlin and Prague (CZ).
    • If you want to travel to Freiberg via train, just take a look at Attention: There are two Freibergs in Germany, so just be sure that you are looking for a connection to “Freiberg(Sachs)”. If you arrive late at the airport, it might be necessary to stay a night in the city you arrived.  You may find cheap accomodations on the internet.
    • If you want to find a suitable coach connection, check The nearest coach stations are Dresden and Chemnitz. From both, you can travel directly via train to Freiberg.
  • your accomodation
    • Depending on acutal housing situation, you will be housed in a single room with shared kitchen and bathroom. It’s not usual in germany to sepearate men and women in a shared flat, so we cannot give you a garuantee that you get a men or women flat.
    • Normally, the flats are fully equipped.
  • facilities in Freiberg
    Freiberg is a small German town with about 40.000 inhabitants.

    • You will find several ATMs in Freiberg. Mostly accepted cards in Germany are VISA, MASTER, V-PAY, MAESTRO and American Express.
    • Changing Money is not possible in Freiberg. You have a possibility to change your money in Euro at the airport.
    • There are several supermarkets in Freiberg. They are opened from monday to saturday.
  • healthcare in Germany
    • Germany is known for his good working healthcare system. Please be shure to conclude a healthcare assurcance e.g. via the DAAD. The emergeny number for any case is 112.


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