Location & Directions

The hostel is located in the west of Baden-Baden and offers a view over parts of the city and into the Rhine plain.

Arriving by plane

For information about the arrival from the Baden-Airpark with the bus 205 please contact the regional bus line office KVV.

Arriving by public transport

From the main train station Baden-Baden you can reach the Youth Hostel on foot within an hour. It is located 4.5 km away from the main station. The fastest way to the Youth Hostel is with the bus 201 (direction Oberbeuren or Lichtentalstraße). From there cross the Rheinstraße and follow the "Große Dollenstraße" up the hill to the crossing. There turn left to the Hardbergstraße. Follow the street until you see an advertising column on the right hand side. Take the stairs to the Gaisbühlstraße behind that column. Follow the street up the hill and you will reach automatically the Hardbergstraße again. Follow this street and you can´t miss the Youth Hostel. It will take you ten minutes on foot.

The travel agency Friedrichstadt offers special conditions for DJH-Members for a return journey within Germany. The tickets are valued exclusively in connection with a overnight stay in a Youth Hostel. The offer is also available for school classes and groups. A booking confirmation must be kept and presented upon request. Please book at the hotline 04881/936340 or via internet Payment is only possible via direct debit payment. You will receive the tickets via post or online per E-Mail. In case of cancellation you can send back the tickets free of charge to the agency up to the first day of validity.

Arriving by bus/car

You can reach us via motorway Basel - Karlsruhe (A5) Take exit Baden-Baden and follow the slip road to Baden-Baden. Take the second exit in the roundabout after 3,5 km and follow the "Europastraße" (B500) for ca. 2 km. After the sign marking the start of Baden-Baden (at the Ebertplatz) get in lane to turn left before the traffic lights. Follow the street for another 50 metres and then turn left. Then get in the right lane. Follow the street on the right hand side (on way). You are now in the "Rheinstraße". On your right hand side you see a church (Bernhardus-church). Turn right after the church in the "Große Dollenstraße" (at the corner there is the pub Hemingway). Follow the street up to the crossing. Turn left into the "Hardbergstraße". The Youth Hostel is located directly next to the Hardbergbad (Freibad).

Parking slots

You will find parking slots at the "Hardbergbad-Parkplatz". During bathing season a parking fee will be charged from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Youth Hostel Baden-Baden
Werner-Dietz Youth Hostel Baden-Baden

Hardbergstrasse 34
76532 Baden-Baden

phone: +49 7221 52223
fax: +49 7221 60012

Andrea Müller
Uwe Essig

Geographic data

Latitude: 48° 46' 39,24"
Longitude: 8° 13' 31,15"

Closest station

Bus stop: Große Dollenstraße (1 km)

Train station: Bahnhof Baden-Baden (4,5 km)

Airport: Baden-Airpark (15 km)

Public transport

Deutsche Bahn

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