Karlsruhe, the city in the sunny south-west of Germany – famous for its historic fan-shaped street plan, close to the French border and surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Black Forest – is a perfect place for conferences as well as for leisure time.
Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB
76131 Karlsruhe (Germany)
Telephone +49 721 6091-0
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from Frankfurt: freeway A 5 Frankfurt-Basel;
from Stuttgart: Motorway A 8 Munich-Karlsruhe at the freeway junction Karlsruhe to freeway A 5 direction Frankfurt;
Exit No. 44 Karlsruhe-Durlach, direction Karlsruhe B 10, Durlacher Allee direction Stadtmitte, at the 2nd traffic light intersection directly after the railroad underpass turn right, follow Ostring direction Hauptfriedhof, turn left into Haid-und-Neu-Straße, then take the second street on the right (Stumpfstraße) to Fraunhoferstraße.
from Karlsruhe main station, take rail line 4 in the direction of Waldstadt to the Hauptfriedhof stop; walk back about 50m, turn into Stumpfstraße and after about 100m turn left into Fraunhoferstraße.
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Deutsche Bahn (German Railway) timetable information
from Frankfurt airport by train from the long-distance train station directly to Karlsruhe, travel time approx. one hour; from Stuttgart airport by train to the main train station Karlsruhe, travel time approx. two hours.