The Geodetic Institute (GIK) is situated in the Architekturgebäude 20.40 External Link on the Englerstraße 7 at Karlsruhe Institute of Technologie (KIT), Campus South External Link.


Visitor Adress:

KIT-Campus Süd
Geodätisches Institut
Gebäude 20.40
Englerstraße 7
76131 Karlsruhe

Postal Adress:

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
Campus Süd
Geodätisches Institut (GIK)
76128 Karlsruhe


Geographical Coordinates: N 49.01090°  E 008.41080°

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The Außenstelle Post (Physical Geodesy) is situated at Kaiserstraße 14 (over the Shop of Deutschen Post) (see map).

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By train:

  • from Frankfurt: TGV or ICE to Karlsruhe Main Station
  • from Freiburg: ICE or EC to Karlsruhe Main Station
  • from Stuttgart: TGV or ICE/IC to Karlsruhe Main Station
  • from Straßburg: TGV or ICE to Karlsruhe Main Station

Website of Deutsche Bahn (DB)

By car:

  • Autobahn A5 exit Karlsruhe-Durlach in the direction Stadtmitte to Durlacher Tor
    In general, driving onto campus isn't possible (see parking opportunities down below).

Within Karlsruhe:

Tram from the Main Station:

  • Line 3 in the direction Rintheim, exit Kronenplatz
  • Line S7 in the direction Tullastraße, exit Kronenplatz (underground)
  • Line S4 in the direction Grötzingen, Bretten, Eppingen, exit Kronenplatz (underground)
  • Line 2 in the direction Wolfartsweier, exit Kronenplatz (underground)

zum Karlsruher Verkehrsverbund (KVV)



Recommended Car Parks (with costs):

Free Car Park: