Public Transport

Heidelberg has a well-developed public transportation system which includes: train, S-Bahn, trams & busses, as well as bike paths. The closest airport is Frankfurt International Airport, about one hour away by car, train, or shuttle. Please check here our arrival information.

How to reach us from the Heidelberg train station (Hauptbahnhof): Take tram R 5 (direction: Weinheim) to our tram stop Blumenthalstrasse (10-15 min). Get off and cross the garden directly facing you. Turn left on Handschuhsheimer Landstrasse, then right on Hainsbachweg. The school is on the corner of Hainsbachweg/Bergstrasse (2 min). 

From the student residence (Campus Viva): From the main entrance go straight to the bus station Hauptbahnhof Sued (1 min.), take bus No. 33 and get off at the Heidelberg main station (Hauptbahnhof). Here you take tram R 5 (direction: Weinheim) to our tram stop Blumenthalstrasse (10-15 min). Get off and cross the garden directly facing you. Turn left on Handschuhsheimer Landstrasse, then right on Hainsbachweg. The school is on the corner of Hainsbachweg/Bergstrasse (2 min).

From Bismarck Platz (main public transportation hub) take either R 5 (direction: Weinheim) or No.23 (direction Handschuhsheim-Nord) to tram stop Blumnenhalstrasse (5 min). Get off and cross the garden directly facing you. Turn left on Handschuhsheimer Landstrasse, then right on Hainsbachweg. The school is on the corner of Hainsbachweg/Bergstrasse (2 min).

    For the German railway: Deutsche Bahn

    Here the time tables for buses and trams: VRN-regional   /   RNV-local

    RNV (Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr) prices 2013; select Price Level 2 for the greater Heidelberg (HD) area/zone:

    • A one-way ticket costs € 2.30
    • A five-time ticket costs € 11.50
    • A day-long pass costs € 6.00
    • A month-long pass costs € 62.40