Location & Arrival
The modern and light-flooded building is ideally situated between Dachau's pictoresque historic city centre and the concentration camp memorial site. Both of these can easily be reached on foot or by public tansport. A 20-minute ride on the S-Bahn (regional train) will take you to Munich - enjoy its rich cultural and leisure options.
Public transport to the Youth Hostel
Take S-Bahn line 2 in the direction of Petershausen to Dachau, then take bus line 722 or 726 to John-F.-Kennedy-Platz. From there, it is only about a 3-minute walk.
Walk from Dachau station
Turn right off the square in front of the station into Schleissheimer Strasse. After the underground passage, turn left immediately, into Friedensstrasse. Follow Friedenstrasse to the end, then turn left into Sudetenlandstrasse and then immediately right into Rosswachtstrasse (about 20 minutes).
By coach or car
Follow signs in the direction of Olympiapark, then in direction Karlsfeld/Dachau. Follow the road straight through Karlsfeld in the direction of Dachau. Just before you enter Dachau, take the exit Dachau Ost to your right and follow until you get to the junction with Schleissheimerstrasse. Go straight ahead, into Theodor-Heuss-Strasse, then turn left at the traffic lights at the end of the street (J.-F.-Kennedy-Platz). Then take the next turn right (Rosswachtstrasse).
Coming from Nuremberg/Deggendorf:
Take exit Oberschleissheim/Dachau off motorway A92, then follow B471 (Schleissheimerstrasse)at Alte Römerstrasse, turn right until arrive at the traffic lights by the OBI store, and turn left into Sudentenlandstrasse. Follow for about 2 km, then turn right into Rosswachtstrasse.
Coming from Stuttgart/Augsburg:
Take exit Dachau - then follow B471 Ausfahrt Dachau Ostcontinue along Theodor-Heuss-Strasse and turn left, into Sudetenslandstrasse. From there, turn right into Rosswachtstrasse.
2 Busparkplätze ca. 300 m von der Jugendherberge entfernt
Car parking 20
Bus parking 0