How to reach us

By car or motorcycle:

Coming from Dresden, Berlin, Erfurt take the exits ‘Sättelstädt’, ‘Waltershausen’ or ‘Eisenach/Ost’ from the A4 autobahn.

Coming from Frankfurt/Main, Kassel, Dortmund take the exit ‘Eisenach/West’ from A4 autobahn.


By train and bus:
Train via Eisenach, followed by a bus to Ruhla. Fore more information about bus services and timetables see

Eisenach is a stop for long-distance buses. Fore more information about long-distance buses see

By bus and train into nature

To preserve the nature surrounding Ruhla for future generations, the city of Ruhla promotes environmental protection. Join us on our journey.

If possible, please use public transportation to travel to Ruhla. Or leave your car during your stay in Ruhla. There are many environmental friendly possibilities to discover the surrounding of Ruhla. The staff of the Tourist Information Ruhla can offer you advise.