26-30 August 2013
KIT Campus North, FTU
Europe/Berlin timezone

Visitor Information

How to reach GridKa School event location

This year GridKa School takes place in KIT Campus North located in Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen (about 12 km north of Karlsruhe).
How to reach GridKa School event location
There will be a dedicated shuttle bus service each day from our school hotel "Leonardo Hotel Karlsruhe" in Karlsruhe to FTU at KIT Campus North and back to the hotel. The bus Timetable will be available a short time before the event.
How to Reach the KIT Campus North
  -  by Car 
  -  by Public Transport Means 
  • take tram S1 from Karsruhe Main Statation in direction "Hochstetten"
  • If you go from Leonardo hotel take the tram S1 from  "Augartenstrasse" tram stop in direction "Hochstetten"
  • At tram stop "Leopoldshafen Leopoldstr" change to bus 195
  • Leave the bus at "KIT Campus Nord Südtor" statation
  • Cross the road and enter the FTU building

How to reach Karlsruhe by plane

Frankfurt airport (FRA) offers the easiest train connection to Karlsruhe. From Frankfurt(Main)Flugh it takes approximately 60 minutes to Karlsruhe main railway station.
  How to reach the Karlsruhe by plane 
How to reach Karlsruhe by train from Frankfurt Fernbahnhof
Look at the timetables of the German train transportation "Die Bahn ".
Important: Fill in "Frankfurt(Main)Flugh" in the "Start" at the Query page, and "Karlsruhe Hbf" in the "Destination" field.
Look for the details of your selection. Normally the train must be changed in Mannheim.



Reservation at recommended hotel located in Karlsruhe:
We reserved a block of 30 rooms in Leonardo Hotel. You need to book your room yourself, i.e.  call the hotel directly or use the weblink below to make the reservation.

Reservation Code for GridKa School attendees is: GridKa-School
A shuttle service will be provided to and from Leonardo Hotel each day. The bus timetable for the bus shuttle will be available a short time before the event.
Leonardo Hotel Karlsruhe D-76137 Karlsruhe
http://www.leonardo-hotels.de/deutschland-hotels/hotel-karlsruhe/leonardo-hotel-karlsruhe Ettlinger Str. 23
Tel. +49 (0) 721 - 37 27 0 Fax. +49 (0) 721 - 37 27 170
Standard single room (25 rooms available) 72 euro (breakfast buffet included)
Standard double room 102 euro (breakfast buffet included)
upgrade to comfort room +15 euro the night


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