Get to know Geisenheim & Highlights of the Rheingau Region
The University Town of Geisenheim
Geisenheim offers students a high quality of living: The university town has a unique location between vineyards and the Rhine - and has direct access to the vibrant Rhine-Main area.
The town, with its 12,000 inhabitants, is situated around 20km west of the state capital, Wiesbaden.
It is easy to reach using the Regionalzug, the regional train, which travels from Frankfurt, Wiesbaden and Koblenz direct to Geisenheim.
Frankfurt International Airport is only 40 minutes away by car.
Student Life in Geisenheim
The town center, where you can find supermarkets, restaurants, stores, and a cinema, is within walking distance of the university's leafy campus.
If you are interested in sports, the University Sport program and local sports clubs offer a wide range of activities: Geisenheim has both an indoor and outdoor pool, a stadium, various indoor gyms and watersport offers – stand-up-paddling, kayaking or rowing.
The vineyards and forests which surround the town are ideal for hiking and mountain-biking.