München may be conveniently reached by plane or train. Directions from the airport and central train station to the city center are given in 'Directions (arrival)'. The canonical way to reach the various conference venues and to travel within Munich is using the underground (U-bahn) trains. A network map (including also suburban trains) can be found here.
Venues of the conference
All venues of the conference are displayed on the following map (red), with the city center (Marienplatz), Odeonsplatz and the central train station (Hauptbahnhof) marked as additional useful reference points (blue). Directions to these locations are given in 'Directions (lecture hall)' and in 'Social Events'
STRINGS 2012 conference venues - larger view
Lecture hall (Aula)
Reception (Pinakothek der Moderne)
Conference dinner (Hofbräuhaus)
Marienplatz (city center)
Hauptbahnhof (central train station)