Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd


Tel +44 (0) 141 548 4667

Level 5
Technology and Innovation Centre
99 George Street
G1 1RD
United Kingdom

Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd is a not-for-profit Research and Technology Organisation.

Registered number SC419797


Fraunhofer Centre for Applied Photonics

Tel +44 (0) 141 548 4667

Level 5
Technology and innovation Centre
99 George Street
G1 1RD
United Kingdom


Travel and accomodation

Finding our building
Fraunhofer is located in the 'TIC' building on the University of Strathclyde's Glasgow City Centre campus. Please report to reception on street level and someone will come downstairs to collect you.

All deliveries are to the Shuttle Street entrance.

If you have any difficulty finding us please call 0141 548 4667.

Nearby Hotels

Z Hotel
36 North Frederick Street
G1 2BS
+44 (0) 141 212 4550

Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre (George Square)
187 George Street
Glasgow G1 1YU
Tel: 0871 527 8440
Premier Inn George Square

Millenium Hotel Glasgow
George Square
Glasgow G2 1DS
Tel: 0141 332 6711
Millenium Glasgow

Holiday Inn Express Glasgow Theatreland
165 West Nile Street
Glasgow G1 2RL
Tel: 0141 331 6800
HIE Express Glasgow

Hotel du Vin

1 Devonshire Gardens
Glasgow G12 0UX

T: +44 (0)141 339 2001

By air
A number of airlines have UK and EU flights arriving at Glasgow International Airport (GLA)

(N.B A taxi from the Glasgow International Airport, GLA, to the University costs around £25. Please note that the so-called ‘Glasgow Prestwick’ Airport, PIK, is 32 miles / 52km from Glasgow. It is close to the town of Prestwick. Glasgow city taxis 0141 429 7070)

British Airways       

International airlines flying into Glasgow include: 
Aer Lingus, Air Malta, British Airways, Continental, Emirates, Icelandair, KLM, US Airways, Pakistan International Airlines, Canadian Affair and Virgin Atlantic.

Local travel
Buses run between Glasgow International Airport and Buchanan Street bus station, 500 service.( 5 minutes walk away) at regular intervals throughout the day.
The nearest car park is the NCP on Montrose Street, (£12 per day) other car parks are accessed via Collins Street (around £5 per day, change required, or pay by mobile phone)

Glasgow Queen Street train station is a 5 minute walk away, mostly for trains to the north and east.

Glasgow Central train station (not shown) is a 20 minute walk away. (From Central Station ask for directions to George Square)
 mostly for trains to the east and south.

Glasgow has a simple circular underground system which is convenient for commuting between the City Centre and the west end. Eg Buchanan Street(city centre) stop to Hillhead stop (west end and University of Glasgow)