Getting here & on location

Welcome to Karlsruhe

There are many routes that lead to Karlsruhe and further into the city centre, but you deserve only the best!

You can find all of the key information you need for a stress-free arrival. Whether you are travelling by car, bus, train or plane, Karlsruhe is very easy to reach thanks to its geographical location.

How to get to Karlsruhe

Mobility in the fan-shaped city – short routes and quick connections

Pedestrians, cyclists, cars and trams – Karlsruhe’s city centre is constantly in motion. If you arrive in the city centre by car, you have a total of 23 parking facilities to choose from. Every shopaholic will be spoilt for choice here.

You can travel throughout the entire Fan City with the KVV, the local public transport operator. The “KVV.mobil” app shows you the departure times of buses and trams in real time. You can purchase the required ticket conveniently and, above all, quickly via this app. Enjoy the journey!

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!