Travelling south or north from Kiel or Hamburg, leave the A1 at the exit for the A20, direction HL-Genin / Flughafen. Continue straight until you hit the large roundabout "Berliner Platz" and take the second exit onto St. Jürgen Ring. Turn right onto Mönkhofer Weg and continue straight.
Coming from the south or Wismar / Schwerin leave the A20 at exit 3 / Groß Sarau, at the roundabout take the second exit (L331) in the direction of Lübeck, continue for about 7 km straight on Hauptstraße and Ratzeburger Landstraße through Groß Grönau. Turn left just before the Aral gas station into Stadtweide, then turn left onto Mönkhofer Weg.
From the central bus station / main station take the bus lines 1, 9 and 32 (stop: Fachhochschule or Stephensonstraße) to the IMTE. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Trains to Lübeck run from Kiel and Schwerin every hour, from Hamburg half-hourly to hourly. The main station is in the immediate vicinity of the central bus station (ZOB), from where you can take a bus to the IMTE.
Hamburg airport Fuhlsbüttel is connected to the Hamburg main station via the S1, from here continue the journey as described above. Taxi rates from the airport Hamburg to Lübeck are approximately 80 €.