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How to reach us

The faculty-of-physics building (building no. 30.23) (download campus map, pdf, ca. 1.5 MB) is located on the campus of the Universität Karlsruhe (TH) in the Wolfgang-Gaede-Str. 1.

You will find the secretary office in the 3rd floor, room no. 3-15.

How to reach us by rail


There are four tramways from the railway station to the University. The closest stops from our institute are:

  • Kronenplatz (Kaiserstr.)
  • Kronenplatz (Fritz-Erler-Str.)

You can find the exact departure times at the local transport company's website: Karlsruher Verkehrsverbund KVV.

How to reach us by car

PKWAutobahn A5 (Frankfurt/Basel):

Leave the highway at the exit "Karlsruhe/Karlsruhe-Durlach". Follow direction "Karlsruhe-Zentrum" for about 2.4 km and follow the sign "Universität" at the crossing "Durlacher Tor".

 Autobahn A65 (Wörth/Karlsruhe)

Stay on the "Südtangente" and follow direction "Stadtmitte", exit at "Stadion/Oststadt", follow the sign "Stadion/Universität".

Please use the campus main entrance (doorman) at the "Adenauer-Ring".

Access at the western entrance is possible only with a code card.