Useful information

Karlsruhe cycle route planner, cycle parking, cycle hire, travelling on public transport (KVV) with your bike, etc. - here you'll find everything you need to know for your cycling visit to Karlsruhe.

Die Naturradtour am Rhein entlang
Die Naturradtour am Rhein entlang

The Karlsruhe cycle route planner and Outdooractive allow you to conveniently create your individual cycle tour free of charge.

As one of Germany's most bike-friendly cities, Karlsruhe provides cycle racks in many locations - as well as ample cycle parking at the main station.

Bikes can also be taken on local public transport free of charge (Regulation: travelling on KVV with your bike).

On the Karlsruhe city website, you'll find lots of interesting and up-to-date information about cycling in Karlsruhe.

Rad-Karlsruhe.de is a great website for cycling enthusiasts, with information about GPS cycle tours, cycling events, etc.

Due to its proximity to Karlsruhe, the Northern Black Forest is a perfect destination for an excursion. Schwarzwald-bike.de features a variety of routes from Karlsruhe to the Northern Black Forest of varying levels of difficulty.

Didn't bring your bike on holiday with you? No problem! Tourists who'd like to explore Karlsruhe by bike, but haven't brought their own bike, can hire one from various cycle hire providers in Karlsruhe, e.g. the fan-shaped cycle hire system.

Corona Virus

Current information - Corona guide

Karlsruhe continues to open! Shops, restaurants, culture & more - this applies currently!

Due to the current official measures implemented by Baden-Württemberg and the city of Karlsruhe to limit the spreading of COVID-19, public life is currently still facing severe restrictions. Please find out more directly from the shops, organizers or institutions. The information on this website may vary and further information in the link above are only available in German.

You would like to be tested? You can find an overview of all current test sites in the city and district here.

Our tourist information office located on Kaiserstraße 72-74 is open. There is no need for an appointment. The opening hours and more information you can find here.

The city of Karlsruhe provides up-to-date information on the corona crisis at www.corona.karlsruhe.de 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 www.karlsruhe-tourismus.de/smartathome (only available in German).

Stay healthy, and stay tuned!