How to get to JRC-Karlsruhe

How to find us
JRC-ITU Karlsruhe site is located on the KIT North Campus, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen (about 12km north of Karlsruhe) and is easily accessible from the motorways nearby.

Directions from Basel/Freiburg (A5)
Directions from Munich/Stuttgart (A8)
Directions from Frankfurt/Heidelberg (A5)

The Nuclear Security Unit of JRC-ITU is located in Ispra. To get to Ispra, please follow the directions described on our How to get to Ispra page.


Visitor Information & Rules
All visits to JRC-ITU Karlsruhe must be pre-arranged.

Due to physical and radiation protection reasons, all visitors must complete a registration form prior to their visit and have a permanent escort accompanying them at all times while at JRC-ITU.

For EU nationals their application form must be completed at least 4 weeks prior to visiting and with non-EU nationals 6 weeks is required between sending the form and visiting.

All camera phones, recording devices and electronic devices without pre-authorisation are strictly forbidden onsite at JRC-ITU.