Location & Arrival

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Arriving by public transport
The nearest station is Balingen. From there, you can take bus number 17, which stops right at the hostel.
(for details, contact the Maas Reisen travel company, tel.: +497433-99720)

Rail service for DJH members
The Community Travel GmbH offers DJH members discounted RIT tickets for a return journey within Germany - this applies only in conjunction with stays in a hostel. School classes and groups can make use of this offer. You must carry confirmation of your booking with you when travelling.

Our partner can handle your enquiry via the booking hotline +49 4845  79 18 464 or www.anreise-jugendherberge.de. Payment must be made ​​by direct debit. Tickets will be sent by post or online by e-mail. In the event of a cancellation, the ticket may be returned free of charge to the agency up to the first day of travel.

Arriving by bus/car
You can drive to Lochenstein and to the hostel via the A81 Stuttgart-Singen, Balingen exit (exit 31). Follow the B463 and just before Balingen change to the B27. In Balingen, take the Messegelände (trade fair) exit and continue on the B463 towards Albstadt. Shortly after Balingen, take the first exit "Weilstetten-Lochen". You are now just about 5 km from the hostel. It is located on the highest point on the route between Weilstetten and the climatic health resort of Tieringen, below Lochenstein mountain. Be careful when entering the address into your navigation system! The hostel is sometimes marked incorrectly and you might end up in the forest near Balingen-Weilstetten. But the hostel is on the highest point, on the "Lochenstein pass", between Balingen-Weilstetten and Tieringen.