Departure and Prices

Hop on and enjoy the main attractions of Karlsruhe from the open top deck of our buses and enjoy fantastic views of the city!

Ticket Sales:

On the bus (you can board at all stops) or at Tourist-Information Karlsruhe

Seat reservations are not possible!

Dogs are allowed at the lower bus level.

Duration: 130 minutes

Running time: 

April 03, 2019 until December 20, 2019 every Wed / Fri / Sat / Sun
July / August / September during summer vacation in Baden-Württemberg also on Thursdays (only at 12.45 h, without boarding)
Additional dates 2020

Mon, April 13, Easter Monday

Thu, May 21, Ascension of Christ

Mon, June 1st, White Monday

Tue, June 11, Corpus Christi



Adults: 18,00 € p.P. for 24 hours 
Save with Karlsruhe Card: 14,00 € p.P. for 24 hours
Save with CIK Club-Card: 14,00 € p.P. for 24 hours (only available at the Tourist Information with a valid CIK Club-Card)
Children: 2 children up to 14 years of age if accompanied by an adult: free of charge
each further child: 10,00 € 
Persons with severe disability pass (80 % upwards):

14,00 € p.P. 

1 companion for persons with severe disability pass marked Category B (e.g. wheelchair users, visually impaired etc.) is free of charge.

Children with registered accompanying person pay 10.00 €, 1 companion is free of charge

Schedule and Stops

1 Station forecourt 10:00 am 12:45 pm 3:30 pm
2 ZKM / Municipal Gallery 10:05 am 12:50 pm 3:35 pm
3 Ettlinger Tor / Baden State Theater 10:15 am 1:00 pm 3:45 pm
4 Market square/ Tourist-Information 10:20 am 1:05 pm 3:50 pm
5 Europaplatz 10:25 am 1:10 pm 3:55 pm
6 Palace District 10:35 am 1:20 pm 4:05 pm
7 Kreativpark Ost 10:50 am 1:35 pm 4:20 pm
8 Observation deck Turmberg 11:30 am 2:15 pm 5:00 pm
9 Karlsburg/Durlach 11:50 am 2:35 pm 5:20 pm
10 Station forecourt 12:10 am 2:55 pm 5:40 pm


Tickets cannot be exchanged. Seat reservations are not possible / The access is only possible if free seats are available. The bus is accessible for wheelchairs at the lower bus level. No guarantee

seating on high demand.

Corona Virus

Important Information

Due to the official measures implemented by the State of Baden-Württemberg and the city of Karlsruhe to limit the spreading of COVID-19, Karlsruhe’s public life is currently facing severe restrictions. Cultural institutions, hotels and events are especially affected by this. Please refer directly to their individual websites for up-to-date information.

The City’s shopping facilities are also very limited at the moment. Only essential businesses such as grocery stores, pharmacies or banks remain open to the public. Opening times may vary from those advertised on this site.

Our tourist information office located on Kaiserstraße 72-74 is closed for the public as well until further notice. You can still reach us either by phone +49 721/602 997 580 or by email

The city of Karlsruhe provides up-to-date information on the corona crisis at or by phone +49 721/133-3333.

On a lighter note: if you feel like clearing your mind, go ahead and continue exploring the beautiful aspects of Karlsruhe through our digital offers at (only available in German).

Stay healthy, and stay tuned!

Best wishes from all the staff at KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH and KME Karlsruhe Marketing and Event GmbH