Ettlingen is situated on the outskirts of Karlsruhe, only 10 kilometers away and easily reachable by tram in 20 minutes from Karlsruhe Mainstation. The picturesque old town with its medieval lanes and the nice pedestrian precinct makes up the flair of the city centre.
5 nearest Airports – Frankfurt, Strasbourg, Karlsruhe-Baden-Baden, Stuttgart, Basel
Karlsruhe is ideally located with 5 international airports around:
Frankfurt Airport or Strasbourg Airport (trains leaving directly from the airport)- Karlsruhe Main Station: approx. 1 hour
Baden Airpark -Karlsruhe Main Station: 1 hour approx. (by bus and train)
Stuttgart Airport (directly from the airport)-Karlsruhe Main Station: approx. 1,5 hours
Basel Airport-Karlsruhe Main Station: approx 2 hours by bus and train
Nearest Railway Station – Karlsruhe Main Station (Direct connection to TGV)
Regular and direct ICE and TGV connection to Karlsruhe Main Station. Timetable and Booking Information at Deutsche Bahn
Public transport: city tram Karlsruhe-Ettlingen
Tram-stop next to the venue "Buhlsche Mühle" is "Ettlingen Albgaubad".
From Karlsruhe Main Station (please go outside the Main Station building, from where the trams and busses are leaving)
Take tram S1 (final destination "Bad Herrenalb" or Ettlingen) or S11 (final destination "Ittersbach"), (leaving every 20 minutes, taking approx. 15 minutes ) to Ettlingen Albgaubad.
Important note: please don't take express trams (named "Eilzug"), because they do not stop at "Ettlingen Albgaubad".
From there you can walk to the venue in 10 minutes (see Ettlingen map).
Tickets available at hte the ticket-machines at the tram stop or ath the KVV-office outside the main train station builduing on the left side, or directly in the trams.
Chose "single ticket" costing 3,60 € or Day Ticket Cityplus which is valid for one calendar day for up to 5 people, costing 10,90 €.
Important note: To validate you have to stamp the ticket in the tram.
Further information available at Karlsruhe public transport agency KVV
Travel by car
The venue "Buhlsche Mühle" is also easily reachable by car.
- Leave the motorway A5 Frankfurt-Basel and take the exit: "Ettlingen/Rüppurr"
- Take the direction "Ettlingen"
- stay on "Karlsruher Straße"
- take the third exit on the third roundabout
- stay on "Pforzheimer Straße", after approx. 1 km you have reached the venue "Buhlsche Mühle"
A few parking spaces free of charge are direcly on the site of the location or on the parking level of the "Albgaubad" (please leave "Pforzheimer Straße" into the direction "Luisenstraße".
The conference location address is:
Pforzheimer Straße 68
City guides und map of Ettlingen
Guide_From fortress to castle © Copyight: Stadtinformation Ettlingen
Guide_Historical tour © Copyight: Stadtinformation Ettlingen
City map Ettlingen © Copyight: Stadtinformation Ettlingen
For further information about the city of Ettlingen and the region have a look at https://www.ettlingen.de