Department of Road Construction

Tel.: +49(0)721-608 42241
Fax: +49(0)721-608 45329
e-mail: ise∂

Building: "Altes Bauingenieurgebäude", Gebäude 10.81



Department of Railroad Engineering

Tel.: +49(0)721-608 42248
Fax: +49(0)721-608 48998

e-mail: eisenbahn∂



Building: "Verkehrstechnisches Institut",
Gebäude 10.30 

How to find us

Travelling by car

  • Motorway A5, Exit: Karlsruhe-Durlach,
  • continue to follow the "Durlacher Allee" in direction to "Stadmitte" until reaching "Durlacher Tor". Then, turn right and look for a sign stating: "KIT Campus South".

    Please note that without a prior registration, you are not allowed to enter the Campus by car.

Travelling by train

  • starting at Frankfurt Main Station: At least every hour there is an ICE to "Karlsruhe Hbf" (Karlsruhe Main Station). Sometimes it might be necessary to switch trains at Mannheim Main Station.
  • starting at Stuttgart Main Station: Take an IC/EC to "Karlsruhe-Durlach" or "Karlsruhe Hbf" (Karlsruhe Main Station).


In order to reach the KIT-Campus South you have to continue travelling by tram. The following tramways are convenient for this purpose:

  • Line 2 (in direction to "Wolfartsweier") to "Durlacher Tor / KIT-Campus Süd"
  • Linie 4 (in direction to "Waldstadt") to "Durlacher Tor / KIT-Campus Süd"
  • Linie S4/S41 (in direction to "Bretten / Eppingen") to "Durlacher Tor / KIT-Campus Süd"