Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

formerly Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
Institut of Process Engineering in Life Sciences
Chair I: Food Process Engineering

Postal address:

Kaiserstr. 12
D-76131 Karlsruhe


Tel.: +49 721 608-42497
Fax: +49 721 608-45967

E-Mail: lvt∂ 


Arrival by car


Destination address for navigation systems: Am Fasanengarten (NOT Gotthard-Franz-Straße 3)

Visitor and delivery address:

Gotthard-Franz-Straße 3
Geb. 50.31, 4. OG
76131 Karlsruhe

Via motorway A5 (Frankfurt-Basel), exit Karlsruhe-Durlach in the direction of Karlsruhe city centre. You are now on the Durlacher Allee towards the city centre. Drive to Durlacher Tor (very large crossing with traffic lights). Then turn right onto the Adenauerring (direction Wildpark-/Fußballstadion). Follow the Adenauerring until the entrance on the right into the street "Am Fasanengarten".

Parking facilities:

Underground parking „Am Fasanengarten“
No visitor parking spaces available at the building.

Arrival by train:

Destination address: Karlsruhe main station. From the station forecourt take the streetcar line 4 (NOT S4) to the stop Karl-Wilhelm-Platz, from there it is an eight minute walk.

Due to current construction work in the Karlsruhe area, there may be changes to the streetcar stops or detour of the streetcar lines. On the following website you can display and calculate your desired route (please indicate the start and end stop): 

Directions to the LVT Technikum @ MRI (Max Rubner Institute):

Target address for navigation systems: Stumpfstraße (NOT Haid-und-Neu Straße)

By car via freeway A5 (Frankfurt-Basel), exit Karlsruhe-Durlach in the direction of Karlsruhe-Stadtmitte. After the railroad bridge, turn right at the traffic lights onto the Ostring, then left into Haid-und-Neu-Straße. Opposite the Jet gas station turn right into Stumpfstraße (access to parking spaces of the Max Rubner-Institut).

Take the train to Karlsruhe main station, then take streetcar line 4 (NOT S4) to the stop Hauptfriedhof, from there it is a three minute walk.

Visitor and delivery address: (not on campus)

Haid-und-Neu-Str. 9 (building of the MRI)
76131 Karlsruhe


Directions LVT - Extrusion Technikum @ Campus South:



Visitor and delivery address:

Building 30.41, ground floor

Fritz-Haber-Weg 2

KIT Campus South

D-76131 Karlsruhe


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