For privacy reasons Google Maps needs your permission to be loaded.
I Accept

smart optics Sensortechnik GmbH
Lise-Meitner-Allee 10
44801 Bochum

+49 (0) 234 / 29 828-0
+49 (0) 234 / 29 828-20

Our company headquarters in Bochum are easy to find in the Technology Quarter close to the Ruhr University. The Lise-Meitner-Allee can be reached by car via the Universitätsstraße, or with the Metro line U35 (Campus line) as well as bus lines 320 and 346. Tip for smartphone- and tablet users: the BOGESTRA App of the local public transport company guides you safely to your destination (information at

Arriving by car

Drive to the Universitätsstraße. Follow the signs to the Technology Quarter. Parking spaces are always reserved for our guests on the company parking lot. There is a direct motorway connection to the A43 (exit 19 Bochum-Querenburg). Numerous routes lead to the Ruhr Area. For example, you can get to Bochum via the following motorways:

  • From Hamburg, Bremen, Köln A1 / A43
  • From Berlin, Hannover A2 / A1 / A43
  • From Frankfurt A3 / A1 / A43
  • From München A9 / A1 / A43
  • From Dresden, Leipzig A38 / A44 / A43
  • From Düsseldorf A46 / A43
  • From Dortmund A40 / A43

Traveling by rail and public transport

There are numerous local and long-distance connections to the main Bochum railway station. Up-to-date connections are available online at

Driving from the airports

You can reach Bochum conveniently from the surrounding airports Düsseldorf, Dortmund, Cologne/Bonn and Münster/Osnabrück (driving time from airport to Bochum two hours maximum). On the airport pages you can find detailed information on arrivals and departures.