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

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 touristinfo@karlsruhe-tourismus.de.

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!

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