Just a few minutes' walk from the city centre, you'll find Bauhaus-Universität Weimar and its historical Main Building, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The campus is adjacent to the picturesque »Park an der Ilm«.

Lageplan der Universität (© Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
Main Building of the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Photo: Nathalie Mohadjer)

Visiting Address

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 8
99423 Weimar

We wish you a good journey and look forward to seeing you!

University’s Visitor and Information Centre

Bauhaus.Atelier | Info Shop Cafè

in the courtyard behind the Main Building
Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 6a
99423 Weimar

phone: +49 (0) 36 43/58 30 00

opening hours:
April until November
Monday until Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday 1 pm – 4 pm

December until March
Monday until Friday 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 1 pm – 4 pm

By Train

Weimar’s train station is serviced by Intercity Express (ICE) trains and is situated approximately 2 km north of the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. To get to campus, you can either take a 30-minute walk through the historic part of town or simply get on the bus line 1 toward Belvedere/Ehringsdorf/Taubach. Within ten minutes, you will reach the stop »Bauhaus-Universität« at Marienstraße next to the Mensa am Park (student dining hall).

» Individual train connections

By bus

Many long-distance buses stop at the bus station Weimar (August-Fröhlich-Platz, 99423 Weimar) near the city center.

» Individual bus connections

By Car

The culturally rich, university town of Weimar is situated close to the autobahn route A4 – only minutes away by car.

Autobahn route A4 Dresden - Frankfurt am Main
Exit Weimar
approx. 4 km to the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

Autobahn route A9 Berlin - Munich
At the Hermsdorfer Kreuz junction, exit onto the A4 toward Frankfurt am Main. The Weimar exit is about 30 km away from Hermsdorfer Kreuz.

Kassel -  Eisenach - Erfurt - Weimar - Jena - Gera 

Bayreuth - Kulmbach - Kronach - Saalfeld - Rudolstadt - Weimar - Kyffhäuser

» Individual travel routes

By Plane

The closest Airports are:

  • Weimar-Umpferstedt (airfield only for private planes, up to 2 t net weight): 8 km
  • Erfurt-Weimar: 30 km
  • Leipzig/Halle: 130 km
  • Frankfurt am Main: 275 km
  • Berlin: 285 km