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Addresses

  • Applied Mechanics:
         Institut für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik und Mechanik
         Bereich Angewandte Mechanik
         Bauingenieur-Kollegiengebäude III,
         Geb. 50.31
         Gotthard-Franz-Straße 3
         76131 Karlsruhe
  • Gas Particle Systems:
         Institut für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik und Mechanik -
         Bereich Gas-Partikel-Systeme
     
         Geb. 30.70
         Straße am Forum 8 
         76131 Karlsruhe
  • Process Machines:
         Institut für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik und Mechanik -
         Bereich Verfahrenstechnische Maschinen

         Geb. 30.70
         Straße am Forum 8 
         76131 Karlsruhe

Campus map

The location of the different research groups can be found on the interactive campus map:

 

A full campus map including an index to departments and institutes can be downloaded (PDF) for paper-sizes  A4 (210 kB) and A3 (266 kB).

By car

  • From the North-West:
    Take Autobahn A61. Take exit onto A6 then take exit 31-Kreuz Walldorf to merge onto A5 toward Karlsruhe/Basel. Take exit 44-Durlach-Karlsruhe (first exit). Proceed straight down the Durlacher Allee for approx 2.5 km, turn right and follow signs "Universität" to the main gate.
  • From the North:
    Take Autobahn A5 toward Karlsruhe/Basel.Take exit 44-Durlach-Karlsruhe (first exit). Proceed straight down the Durlacher Allee for approx 2.5 km, turn right and follow signs "Universität" to the main gate.
  • From the East:
    Take Autobahn A8 toward Karlsruhe. Take exit 41-Dreieck Karlsruhe to merge onto A5, toward Frankfurt.Take exit 44-Durlach-Karlsruhe (first exit). Proceed straight down the Durlacher Allee for approx 2.5 km, turn right and follow signs "Universität" to the main gate. 
  • From the South, South-West
    Take Autobahn A5 toward Frankfurt. Take exit 44-Durlach-Karlsruhe (first exit). Proceed straight down the Durlacher Allee for approx 2.5 km, turn right and follow signs "Universität" to the main gate.

    If you want to park your car on the campus, please use the east entrance (= main gate, see map) the gate keeper will issue an entrance permission.

By rail

When you arrive at the Karlsuhe central train station proceed to the main exit (Hauptausgang). All trams departing to the right head downtown and toward the university. Take tram No.2 (direction "Durlach"), No.3 (direction "Siemensallee"), or S4 (direction "Bretten"). Get off at exit "Kronenplatz Universität" or exit "Durlacher Tor".
Further information on local public transportation is available under KVV and EFA.
For detailed information on departure and arrival times of the German railways, please consult their timetable .

By air

  • Stuttgart airport:
    Click here to get information on  Stuttgart airport. Stuttgart airport has a local railway station for suburban trains (S-Bahn). Take S-Bahn S2 toward Backnang or S3 toward Schorndorf and get off at Hauptbahnhof (central train station). When consulting the timetable of the German Railways in the entry field "from" please quote either "Stuttgart Flughafen" or. "Stuttgart Hbf".
    When continuing your journey by car please follow the above driving instructions (from the East).
  • Frankfurt airport:
    Click here to get information on Frankfurt airport. Frankfurt airpot has two railway stations. The long-distance railway station is at the AIRail Terminal right next to Terminal 1. Trains arrive at and depart from platforms 4 to 7. When consulting the timetable of the German Railways in the entry field "from" please quote "Frankfurt (m) Flughafen Fernbh".
    When continuing your journey by car please follow the above driving instructions (from the North).

Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe has an excellent public transportation system (busses and trams). If your accommodation is downtown, we recommend you take the tram. During normal office hours there is a train every 2 to 10 minutes. Busses and trams use the same tickets. For more information please contact KVV and EFA.

Taxi telephone numbers

Taxi-Funk-Zentrale  07 21 - 94 41 44 
Minicar & Citycar  07 21 - 8 40 00 84
07 21 - 8 40 00 11

Rental cars telephone numbers

Europcar 07 21 - 38 50 23 
Hertz 07 21 - 37 40 40
07 21 - 37 40 30
 
Rent A Wrack  07 21 - 55 11 55
Sixt 07 21 - 86 64 47

The above quoted telephone numbers are non exhaustive, for further details please consult the approprate business directories.