Contact and directions

Schwäbisch Hall is approximately 75 km north-east of Stuttgart and 190 km south-east of Frankfurt/Main


From Stuttgart Airport:

Take the S2 or S3 S-Bahn rail line from Stuttgart Airport to Bad Cannstatt and change to the Regional Express train to Schwäbisch Hall-Hessental. From there take the bus line 1 or 4B or a taxi to the Goethe Institute (10–15 minutes). Total journey: approximately two hours

From Frankfurt/Main airport:

Take the train (ICE express train directly from the "Frankfurt-Flughafen Fernbahnhof" railway station at the airport) to Stuttgart. From the Stuttgart main station take the Regional Express to Schwäbisch Hall-Hessental (see above). Total journey: approximately three hours

By car:

Schwäbisch Hall is on the A6 Heilbronn-Nuremberg autobahn. Take the "Kupferzell-Schwäbisch Hall" exit and follow the signs on the B19 regional road for "Schwäbisch Hall Zentrum" (Haalplatz parking lot or Weilerwiese parking lot).  

Latest news
Due to the dynamic developments around Covid-19, all Goethe-Instituts in Germany will be closed to the public with immediate effect.
We are still available for you by phone (Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm) and email.

Closure dates
From 22 December 2023 through 7 January 2024 the Goethe-Institut Schwäbisch Hall will be closed.

Opening hours
Goethe-Insitut Schwäbisch Hall

Office hours
Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.