How To Get There


E-Werk / Lichthauskino (Festival Centre)
Am Kirschberg 4 
99423 Weimar

Unesco-Platz 1
99423 Weimar



Travelling by train to Weimar
There are regular long-distance connections to Weimar main station via Erfurt. Regional trains run between Erfurt-Jena, Eisenach-Halle and Göttingen-Zwickau. You can find further information on the website of Deutsche Bahn.

NOTE: On 22 June there will be restrictions in rail traffic due to construction work. The Weimar - Frankfurt route is particularly affected. Please check online in advance for possible changes to the timetable.

Travelling by car to Weimar 

>> Highway A4 (Frankfurt am Main – Dresden): Exit 49 „Weimar“ → 5 km to city center
>> Highway A9 (Berlin – München): Am Hermsdorfer Kreuz on A4 direction Jena / Erfurt / Frankfurt am Main → ca. 40 km to exit 49 „Weimar“
>> Highway A71 (Schweinfurt – Sömmerda): At Erfurter Kreuz on A4 direction Jena / Dresden → ca. 25 km to exit 49 „Weimar“
>> Bundesstraße B7 (Kassel-Erfurt-Gera) or Bundesstraße B85 (Kyffhäuser-Bayreuth)



By Public Transport
The urban public transport network covers the entire city area and takes you from the main railway station to the city centre and to the central venues of the Kultursymposium. Information on timetables and tickets can be found on the website of the Weimar City Transport.

By bike or on foot
In Weimar you are just as well on foot or by bike. City maps and a map with the venues of the Kultursymposium are available on site.