A&O Hostels

A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof

A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof

Bahnhofplatz 14-16
Deutschland - 76137 Karlsruhe

T: +49 30 80 947 5109

1,9 km from city center
  • Fair: 1,2 km
  • Airport: 40 km
  • Railway station: 0,1 km
  • &Public transport: 0,1 km
Check-in: 15 Uhr
Check-out: 10 Uhr
Weekend-Check-Out: 11 Uhr
24h Service
Hotel Bar
WLAN / Internet
Lounge TV

The A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof opened its doors to guests in August 2012. The hotel and hostel offers visitors modernly furnished rooms with a comfy lobby area and funsport facilities such as billiard.
The house has formerly been run as "Hotel Residenz".


As the name A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof (train station) already reveals, it has got the ideal connection to public transport. In only takes two minutes to get to the train station and next bus stop which makes it very convenient to explore the city. In addition, there are plenty of parking facilities nearby.


Apart from its central location the unique highlight of A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof is the huge lobby with its bar, making a drink the most pleasant thing in the world after a long day of sightseeing.

Walking direction

Leave Karlsruhe Central Station via the Northern exit and after a 50m walk along Bahnhofplatz you will see our A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof.

By train

Take the S-Bahn 31, 32, 4, 51, all directly heading to Hauptbahnhof (Central Station) or Bahnhofsvorplatz. The A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof is only a 2 minutes walk from the train stop.

Get the latest infomation on public transportation in Karlsruhe: http://www.kvv.de/ - Karlsruher Verkehrsverbund (KVV)

By tram

Metro/ Tram lines 2,4,6 stop at Ebertstraße. Walk along Ebertstraße from there and after 200m you're there!

By plane

The next airport is Baden AirPark – Airport Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, about 40 km from A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof. It's really easy to get to the A&O from there: Take the Baden-Airpark Express --> bus line 140 for 10€ (5€ for kids, group discount available: see www.hahn-express.de for details) and go directly to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof (duration about 40 min, arrival at South Exit). From there it's only a 2 minute walk (see: Walking direction).

By car

From North: Leave the A5 at junction 45-Karlsruhe-Mitte heading in the direction of Rheinhafen, follow the K9652 and K9657 and take the exit to Zentrum/ Kongresszentrum. Keep driving on Ettlinger Allee/L561, keep left in order to stay on it. Turn right into Ebertstraße that leads you directly to Bahnhofplatz. We'll come you there!

From South: Leave the A8 and get in the right line at the exit 41-Dreieck in A5 direction Frankfurt/Mannheim/Landau (Pfalz)/ Karlsruhe. Then take the exit 45-Karlsruhe-Mitte and drive towards Landau (Pfalz), follow the K9652 and K9657 and take the exit to Zentrum/ Kongresszentrum. Keep driving on Ettlinger Allee/L561, keep left in order to stay on it. Turn right into Ebertstraße that leads you directly to Bahnhofplatz. And voilà: you've arrived!


vom 2015-03-02
zimmer sehr gut und sauber


vom 2015-03-02
Preis-Leistungs-Verhältnis ist sehr gut; Speisen und Getränke können leider nicht beurteilt werden, da ich diese noch nicht genutzt habe.


vom 2015-03-02
Das 6er Zimmer war ausreichend ausgestattet. Leider hatten wir Flecken auf unserer Bettwäsche. Wir hatten nur einen Stuhl im Zimmer...für 6 Personen etwas wenig. Die Lage war super!Und das Personal freundlich


vom 2015-03-02
Ein zweckmäßiges und ausreichendes Zimmer in idealer Lage.


vom 2015-03-02
Das A&O Hotel liegt gleich neben den Hauptbahnhof und dem öffentlichen Nahverkehr. Das Personal ist sehr freundlich. Die Zimmer sind sauber.


vom 2015-02-28
war alles super



Market Square with Pyramid (4.00 km)

Federal Court (1.80 km)

Federal Constitutional Court (2.40 km)

Memorial Ständehaus (1.90 km)

Majolika Manufaktur Karlsruhe (3.40 km)

District of Durlach (7.10 km)

Turmberg (7.30 km)

Prinz-Max-Palais (2.20 km)

Ducal Chapel grave Karlsruhe (3.80 km)

State Art Gallery (2.40 km)

Friedrichplatz (8.80 km)

Kaiserplatz (2.30 km)

Cafe – and Restaurant Quarter

Ludwigsplatz (1.90 km)

Opera/Theater/Concert House

Baden State Theater Karlsruhe (1.50 km)

Sandkorntheater (2.60 km)

Kammertheater Karlsruhe (2.00 km)

Castles and Parks

Karlsruhe Palace (2.40 km)

Castle Gottesaue (3.00 km)

Zoo and Aquaria

Zoological Garden City (0.70 km)


Shopping Streets

Kaiserstraße (2.00 km)


Post Gallery (2.00 km)

Ettlinger Tor Einkaufszentrum (1.40 km)