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ContactFestival : ContactFestival Gttingen: Contactimprovisation dancefestival in Göttingen for dance, contactimpro, improvisation. Tanzfestival für kontaktimprovisation und Contemporary Dance.

 Location 2017

 (same as 2016 and 2014)

The address is:

Felix - Klein Gymnasium

Böttingerstraße 17,  37073 Göttingen


There is a green area right next to the gymhall, where we can put tents, a public Thermal Bath and a park just around the corner. Lakes for really good swimming are a little further away but easy to reach by bus, bike or car.

From Göttingen main train station:

Its a short  ride with the bus from the main train station (Göttingen Bahnhof/ZOB). There is number 61, and 130 going to Walkenmühlenweg the closest Bus stop. Bus No 61 leaves on platform D direction 'Rosdorf'. It runs every 60 minutes, 9 min after the full hour. Bus No 130 leaves Platform G direction Mengershausen. It runs every 60 minutes at 48 minutes past the full hour. (schedule:

Get off at Busstop "Walkemühlenweg", follow the driving direction of the bus and turn right into Böttingerstrasse. Walk it to the end of the street and cross the parking lot on the left hand side there is our gym hall.

You might also walk the whole way from the train station, it is only 1,5 km, a 20min walk. check google maps.

By Train:

Göttingen is very well connected by . By fast trains (ICE) it takes from Bremen 2hours , from Hamburg 2,5 hours, Frankfurt Main 2hours or Berlin 2,5 hours. If you book in advance there are cheaper tickets! Normal fares are quite expensive, so do plan and book in advance! Anyone can open an account at


The closest airport is Hannover  (about 1h by train to Göttingen)

You can also fly  to Bremen (2h), Hamburg (2,5h), Frankfurt (2h bei train) or Berlin (2,5h to GÖ).

From the airport you can take a train (  or a bus ( or check blablacar for a ride in a car. Also you can ask participants from the list, which we will send to you about 2 weeks before the festival. We can also advice people who are coming through Hannover or Bremen to buy a ticket for "Low Saxonia land" valid from the airport Bremen or Hannover till Göttingen (including the bus in Göttingen). 23 euro single up to 39 euro for 5 people sharing the ride. (You can only take slower trains with that ticket! NO ICE or IC trains!)


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