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The Vitra Campus will remain temporarily closed

The Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein will be closed to visitors due to developments in the coronavirus/COVID-19 until probably 7 March 2021.

The VitraHaus, Vitra Design Museum, Vitra Schaudepot as well as the catering facilities VitraHaus Café and Depot Deli will remain temporarily closed.

Vitra is obliged to take these necessary measures to protect visitors and employees on the Vitra Campus from infection with the coronavirus. Our medically assisted task force will continue to review our policy on a regular basis.

We hope that the current situation will soon improve and that we will be able to welcome you back to the Vitra Campus.

You can also follow our activities via our social media channels and our newsletters.

Vitra Campus
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein

+49 (0)7621 702 3500

The Vitra Campus will remain temporarily closed.


With public transportation:

  • From train station Basel Badischer Bahnhof: Bus 55 to bus stop “Vitra“ (approx. 15 min) or by train with the Deutsche Bahn to Weil am Rhein (one stop, approx. 5 min).*

  • From train station Basel SBB, Barfüsserplatz, Claraplatz, Kleinhüningen: Tram 8 to terminal stop “Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum“.*

  • From Euroairport Basel/Mulhouse: Bus 50 to train station Basel SBB (approx. 15 min), change to Tram 8 to terminal stop “Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum“.*

  • From train station Weil am Rhein: Follow the signs to the Vitra Campus along Müllheimer Str. (duration approx. 15 min, walking distance approx. 1 km).
* Note: Please check your ticket to ensure that it is valid in Germany.

By car:
  • From Germany: Autobahn A5 Karlsruhe-Basel, exit 69 Weil am Rhein, turn left and follow the signs to the Vitra Design Museum.

  • From Switzerland: Autobahn A5 Basel-Karlsruhe, exit 69 Weil am Rhein, turn left and follow the signs to the Vitra Design Museum.

  • From France: From Strasbourg via border crossing at Palmrain Bridge (D), E 35 to the Vitra Campus.

Shuttle service «24 Stops»:
  • From Fondation Beyeler, Riehen (Switzerland): On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays (March – October) at 11:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. from departure point «Waterspout» by Tobias Rehberger (Bachtelenweg). 6 Euros per person, children free. Pay (cash only) on the «24 Stops» shuttle. No minimum number of passengers. Please find more information here.

Directions map (PDF)

Extra Tips

If you want to spend time in the Basel region - at the tripoint where three countries meet - as well as at the Vitra Campus, here are a few tips:

Museums / gastronomy
Basel Museum of Fine Arts
Fondation Beyeler
Restaurants in Basel
The Museum Pass
Tinguely Museum

Southern Germany

Public transport connection
BVB (Basel)
RVL (Lörrach)
SBB (Basel)