Neighborhoods and Outskirts

At a glance

Tübingen has a magnificent medieval town center, charming residential areas and many small villages where you might like to live. This overview will help you find your way around.

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To find adequate housing, especially if you arrive with a low budget or with family members, you may want to take a look beyond Tübingen and check “Tübingen Outskirts” or “Tübingen District”. If you come from a Metropolitan area in your home country, speaking in distance, this would still be downtown in Mumbai, London or New York. All of these little towns, belong to the NALDO public transportation area. You can find out how well they are connected via the Naldo Homepage Home - Verkehrsverbund naldo (in German), the EFA (English) or by downloading the Naldo App (German, English, Arabic). You find different ticket options like the semester ticket, Deutschlandticket or Jobticket in our section on Getting around – By bus

Map of Tuebingen with its neighborhoods and outskirts

Tübingen Neighborhoods

The city is divided into Neighborhoods with names like “Österberg”, “Loretto”, “Französisches Viertel”, “Wanne” or “Lustnau”. You find these and more on this map: city map.

Tübingen Outskirts

The 8 little villages which belong to Tübingen are: 
Bebenhausen, Bühl, Hagelloch, Hirschau, Kilchberg, Pfrondorf, Unterjesingen, Weilheim.

Tübingen District

Rottenburg a.Neckar 

Neighboring Cities


Pages of Interest

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Research in Tübingen

Tübingen is a special place for research. Very few locations offer such a wide range of research areas in such close proximity - both physically and figuratively. Not only are all of Tübingen's research institutions just a stone's throw away from each other, they also collaborate closely within the Tübingen Research Campus.

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Life in Tübingen

Life in Tübingen is life in the heart of Europe and in one of Germany's most scenic and economically competitive regions. It's a bustling mediaeval town with a young, international, and vibrant population and a rich cultural and artistic scene. Lectures, concerts, film festivals, and more: life in Tübingen never gets boring.

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Tübingen Neuro Campus

The Neurosciences in Tübingen with more than 100 active research groups have the potential to rank among the most successful neuroscientific sites in Europe.

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