Living in Frankfurt

Finding an apartment in Frankfurt can be a challenge. However, with a little patience and perseverance, you can also succeed in the local housing market. On the website of the Global Office, you can find detailed information on dormitories, as well as numerous other links, tips and tricks for finding accommodation. The ASTA student union also provides information on the topic on its website.

Yes. You can find more information about dormitories on the website of the Global Office.

Together with Munich, Hamburg and Cologne, Frankfurt is one of the more expensive cities in Germany. You can find detailed information on the cost of living here or on the website of the Global Office.

With your Goethe Card, you can visit many museums in Frankfurt for free, get free entrance to Frankfurt's Botanical Garden, use a Call-a-Bike free of charge for 60 minutes and get free public transportation. You can find more information on the discounts here.

Free public transportation in the State of Hesse as well as Mainz is included in your Goethe Card.


International Relations Management and Erasmus+-Coordination

Dr. Anke Reinhold

Tel.: +49 (0)69 798-36571
PEG Room 2G. 134

Open consultation hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 am – 1 pm and online by appointment via email to

During the semester break, office hours are held on Tuesdays from 11 am – 1 pm.

Goethe University
Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Westend, PEG building
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 6
60323 Frankfurt am Main