Contacts

Postal Address
Gedenkstätte Buchenwald
99427 Weimar
Germany

Visitor Information Centre
Phone: +49 (0)3643 430 200
Fax: +49 (0)3643 430 102
information(at)buchenwald(dot)de

Link

Schedule for Bus Line 6
here

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How to find us

GPS Coordinates

Destination: Buchenwald (Memorial), Weimar

Geoposition

Latitude: 51.021422 (51° 1' 17.12" N)
Longitude: 11.249056 (11° 14' 56.60" E)

Via Public Transportation

The Buchenwald Memorial is located approximately 10 kilometres northwest of the Weimar city centre. It can be reached by taking Bus No. 6 from either Goetheplatz or the Hauptbahnhof (the central train station), which runs every hour, in the direction of Buchenwald (not Ettersburg). The bus journey takes ca. 20 minutes.

By Car or Private Tour Bus

A4 autobahn (Frankfurt am Main – Dresden): exit 48, "Nohra", in the direction of Weimar, then follow the signs to the Buchenwald Memorial (approx. 18 km)

A9 autobahn (Berlin – München): at the "Hermsdorfer Kreuz" exit, follow the A4 toward Jena / Erfurt / Frankfurt am Main, approximately 40 kilometres to exit 48, "Nohra", toward Weimar, then follow the signs to the Buchenwald Memorial (approx. 18 km)

A71 autobahn (Schweinfurt – Sömmerda): at the "Erfurter Kreuz" exit, follow the A4 toward Jena / Dresden, approximately 20 kilometres to exit, 48 "Nohra", toward Weimar, then follow the signs to the Buchenwald Memorial (approx. 18 km)

B7 roadway (Kassel – Erfurt – Gera): at Weimar, follow the signs to the Buchenwald Memorial

B85 roadway (Kyffhäuser – Bayreuth): at Weimar, follow the signs to the Buchenwald Memorial

Free parking is ample and available on the memorial grounds. Tour busses may stop between the visitor information centre and the international youth centre for embarking and disembarking. Tour busses should be parked in the marked area toward the rear of the visitors' parking area.