Travelling to Karlsruhe’s Convention Centre

Kongresszentrum Karlsruhe
Karlsruher Messe- und Kongress GmbH
Festplatz 9
76137 Karlsruhe

T +49 721 3720-0
F +49 721 3720-2116

Input for your navigation system:
“Karlsruhe/Kongresszentrum/Festplatz 9”


Arriving by road

Arriving from the A 5/A 8 motorways

On the A 8 from Stuttgart, take the A 5 towards “Frankfurt”, turn off the A 5 at exit 45 “Karlsruhe-Mitte” and take the B 10 following the signs to “Karlsruhe”.
Turn off the B 10 at exit 2 towards “Stadtmitte/Zentrum” and follow the signs to “Kongresszentrum”.

Arriving from the A 65 motorway

The A 65 merges into the B 10. Turn off the B 10 at exit 2 towards “Kongresszentrum” and follow the signs to “Kongresszentrum”.


Parking spaces for 1000 cars are available in the underground car park on “Festplatz”.

Please note

Since 1 January 2013 only vehicles with a green environmental badge are allowed to drive into the environmental zone of Karlsruhe.

Arriving by public transport

Arriving by public transport

From the main railway station

Stadtbus 10 (VBK) towards Ettlinger Tor (Tram stop: Konzerthaus)

From the city centre

Line 5 (Tram stop: KA Volkswohnung / Staatstheater or Tram stop: Konzerthaus).


Further information on departure times and prices is available on the KVV website.


Please read the special notices whilst “Ettlinger Strasse” is closed to tram traffic

“Ettlinger Strasse” is closed to tram traffic

“Ettlinger Strasse” will be closed to tram traffic from 18 November. The “Kongresszentrum” will be served by bus route 10 from the main railway station. Please refer to the latest timetables / departure times on location.

The detailed diversion plan can be downloaded as a PDF file here.



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Oktober 2019

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