There are 6 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden Re / ...

$14 - $20

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Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden 29.1 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 201 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden Re / ...
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Baden-Baden Bahnhof to Baden-Baden Museum LA8 201 / ...

Train, line 214 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from KA Kronenplatz to Gaggenau S8
  2. Take the line 214 bus from Gaggenau Bahnhof to Baden-Baden Leopoldspl. 214

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden 27.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden 27.3 miles

$5 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Baden-Baden. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Baden-Baden is 30 km. The road distance is 43.6 km.

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The best way to get from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Baden-Baden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden is 44 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden.

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There are 509+ hotels available in Baden-Baden. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Karlsruhe and Baden-Baden. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Karlsruhe, Germany and Baden-Baden, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 20 min. AVG also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
bahn.de
AVG
Phone
+49 721 61075885
Email
info@avg.karlsruhe.de
Website
avg.info
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf Vorplatz to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avg.info
Train from KA Kronenplatz to Gaggenau
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avg.info
Bus operators
Stadtwerke Baden-Baden
Phone
+49 7221 2770
Website
stadtwerke-baden-baden.de
Bus from Baden-Baden Bahnhof to Baden-Baden Museum LA8
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
stadtwerke-baden-baden.de
Bus from Gaggenau Bahnhof to Baden-Baden Leopoldspl.
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stadtwerke-baden-baden.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Karlsruhe to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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