Useful information

Karlsruhe cycle route planner, cycle parking, cycle hire, travelling on public transport (KVV) with your bike, etc. - here you'll find everything you need to know for your cycling visit to Karlsruhe.

cycling in front of the castle
cycling in front of the castle

The Karlsruhe cycle route planner and Outdooractive allow you to conveniently create your individual cycle tour free of charge.

As one of Germany's most bike-friendly cities, Karlsruhe provides cycle racks in many locations - as well as ample cycle parking at the main station.

Bikes can also be taken on local public transport free of charge (Regulation: travelling on KVV with your bike).

On the Karlsruhe city website, you'll find lots of interesting and up-to-date information about cycling in Karlsruhe.

Rad-Karlsruhe.de is a great website for cycling enthusiasts, with information about GPS cycle tours, cycling events, etc.

Due to its proximity to Karlsruhe, the Northern Black Forest is a perfect destination for an excursion. Schwarzwald-bike.de features a variety of routes from Karlsruhe to the Northern Black Forest of varying levels of difficulty.

Didn't bring your bike on holiday with you? No problem! Tourists who'd like to explore Karlsruhe by bike, but haven't brought their own bike, can hire one from various cycle hire providers in Karlsruhe, e.g. the fan-shaped cycle hire system.