Travel Information

By plain
You can either fly to Frankfurt airport (FRA) or Stuttgart airport (STR).

By train
Coming from Stuttgart airport: 
From Stuttgart airport (Level 1 of Terminal 1) you need to take the municipal rail lines (S-Bahn) S2 or S3 to Stuttgart central station (Hauptbahnhof). The journey between Stuttgart Airport  and Stuttgart Central Station takes 27 minutes.The trains run between 5.08 hours and 0.08 hours every 10 or 20 minutes, and every 30 minutes on weekends.

From Stuttgart main station you can take a train to Freudenstadt Main Station (Hauptbahnhof) or to Freudenstadt city station (Stadtbahnhof). The train connection takes about 1 1/2 hours and departs roughly every hour.

Timetable of the Deutsche Bahn (German rail)
http://www.bahn.de/i/view/USA/en/index.shtml

Coming from Frankfurt airport:
From Frankfurt airport you can directly proceed to the train station and take a train to Freudenstadt central station (Hauptbahnhof) or to Freudenstadt city station (Stadtbahnhof) via Stuttgart. The train connection takes about 3 hours and departs roughly every hour.

Timetable of the Deutsche Bahn (German rail)
http://www.bahn.de/i/view/USA/en/index.shtml

Arriving at central station Freudenstadt (Hauptbahnhof):
The distance from central station to Lauterbad by taxi is only about 2-3 km. Insist that the taxi driver drives on the main road (B294) to the hotel. And please ask about the price before. Some still like to do a little “City Tour” …! Here are some Taxi-phone numbers to call:

  • Taxi-Rumpf: 07441-2484
  • Taxi-Schumacher: 07441-88066 (about 10 Euro)

Arriving at the city train station (Stadtbahnhof Freudenstadt): 
Coming with the train from Stuttgart reaches first the main station (Hauptbahnhof) and can (as an alternative to taxis) stay seated until he reaches Freudenstadt city station (Stadtbahnhof).
Or you change the trains on the main station in direction to “Karlsruhe” – step out at Freudenstadt city station (Stadtbahnhof).
Right in front of the city train station (Stadtbahnhof) is a bus station (ZOB) (line name is listed in the Internet – http://www.bahn.de/i/view/USA/en/index.shtml). Depending on the incoming time there can be a waiting period for a direct bus connection from 7 until 30 minutes. Please refer the bus connection directly when reserving the train tickets. Target station is “Lauterbad / Zollernblick / Freudenstadt”. The bus stop is located about 200 meters downhill to the hotel.

By car:
Coming from Stuttgart:
A 81 motorway, exit Horb, then B28 towards Freudenstadt. Schopfloch branch off into Glatten, from there you come over Dietersweiler right towards Lauterbad. Important: Leave the Lauterbad entrance left behind; don`t drive into the town! After 300 meters you reach the hotel banner WALDHOTEL ZOLLERNBLICK.

Coming from Frankfurt:
Motorway A 5 direction Basel, exit Rastatt, then B462 towards Freudenstadt. After Huzenbach left towards Freudenstadt / Freiburg (B 294). At the 3rd Exit from Freudenstadt you head right towards Lauterbad. Important: Leave the Lauterbad entrance left behind; don’t drive into the town! After 300 meters you reach the hotel banner WALDHOTEL ZOLLERNBLICK.