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Contact

We are located on Campus South, 76131 Karlsruhe, Adenauerring 20a, Building 50.41. Our secretary's office
U. Brecht, phone: +49 721 608- 42141, fax: +49 721 608- 2138, email: ulrike brecht∂kit edu

Venue

From Karlsruhe central station

The tram runs right in front of the main/ northern exit of the central station. Take tram S4, 2 or 4 directed to the east/rigth from the first platform in front of the central station and step off at Durlacher Tor/KIT Campus Süd (travel time c. 10 min.). You can buy a ticket for 2 zones at the platform or in the tram. From the tram station walk c. 10 minutes to the NNE across the campus area to Adenauerring 20a, building 50.41 (see Campusplan External Link).

From the airport to Karlsruhe central station

From Frankfurt International airport take the ICE (highspeed train) from the long distance train station ("Fernbahnhof") heading south to/via Karlsruhe. Note that the airport has two different train stations with no conneting service. You may switch ICE's in Mannheim, the connecting ICE departs generally from the opposite platfor. Alternatively you can take FlixBus which is cheaper, but takes longer.

From Baden-Baden airport take Bus 285 (Airpark Terminal) to Baden- Baden train station (travel time 18 min.) and change to tram S7 to Karlsruhe. You can step off at Duralcher Tor/KIT Campus Süd (travel time c. 43 min.). Alternatively you can take Bus 234 (Schwarzbach) to Raststatt train station (travel time 34 min.) und change to tram S8 to Durlacher Tor/ KIT Campus Süd (travel time 36 min.).

From Stuttgart airport take tram S2 to Stuttgart central station and from there take the regional train or IC (fast train) to Karlsruhe central station. Alternatively you can take FlixBus, which is cheaper but takes more time.

By car

From Frankfurt and Heidelberg/north (A5)

Drive towards Karlsruhe/Basel on the motorway A5, and leave the motorway at the exit Karlsruhe-Durlach. Follow the road towards Karlsruhe (first exit).
Follow the road Durlacher Allee until the sign "KIT Campus Süd", drive to the right. Follow the road Adenauerring until the second next crossing. There turn rigth (sign "Parkplätze Universität"). You can park on the unpaved parking area to the left free of charge.

From Cologne and Koblenz/northwest (A61)

Drive on the motorway A61 until you can change to  A5. Leave the motorway at Karlsruhe-Durlach. Follow the road towards Karlsruhe (first exit).
Follow the road Durlacher Allee until the sign "KIT Campus Süd", drive to the right. Follow the road Adenauerring until the second next crossing. There turn rigth (sign "Parkplätze Universität"). You can park on the unpaved parking area to the left free of charge.

From Munich and Stuttgart/east (A8)

Drive on the motorway A8 towards Karlsruhe until the interchange Karlsruhe, and follow the A5 towards Frankfurt. Leave the motorway at Karlsruhe-Durlach. Follow the road towards Karlsruhe (first exit).
Follow the road Durlacher Allee until the sign "KIT Campus Süd", drive to the right. Follow the road Adenauerring until the second next crossing. There turn rigth (sign "Parkplätze Universität"). You can park on the unpaved parking area to the left free of charge.

From Freiburg and Basel/south (A5)

Drive on the motorway A5 towards Frankfurt, and leave the motorway at the exit Karlsruhe-Durlach. Follow the road towards Karlsruhe (first exit).
Follow the road Durlacher Allee until the sign "KIT Campus Süd", drive to the right. Follow the road Adenauerring until the second next crossing. There turn rigth (sign "Parkplätze Universität"). You can park on the unpaved parking area to the left free of charge.