Visitor Information

Directions, Contact & Opening Hours, Extra Tips

How to find the Vitra Campus

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.

«24 Stops» shuttle service:
  • From Fondation Beyeler, Riehen (Switzerland): Daily shuttle service at 11.30 am & 3.30 pm (departure point «Waterspout» by Tobias Rehberger). 6 Euros per person, children free. Pay (cash/debit or credit card) on the «24 Stops» shuttle. No minimum number of passengers. Please find more information here.

Directions map


Contact & Opening Hours

Vitra Campus
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3500
vitrahaus@vitra.com
Mon-Sun: 10am-6pm
24 December 10am-2pm

VitraHaus
Ray-Eames-Str. 1
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3500
vitrahaus@vitra.com
Mon-Sun: 10am-6pm
24 December 10am-2pm
More information →

Vitra Design Museum
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3200
info@design-museum.de
Mon-Sun: 10am-6pm
24 December 10am-2pm
More information →

Vitra Schaudepot
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3200
info@design-museum.de
Mon-Sun: 10am-6pm
24 December 10am-2pm
More information →

Vitra Slide Tower
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3500
vitrahaus@vitra.com
April - september: Daily 10am-6pm
October - march: Daily 12am-16pm
Remains closed if weather conditions are poor.
Safety guidelines (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:

Basel → www.basel.com
Restaurants in Basel → www.basel-restaurants.ch
Southern Germany → www.schwarzwald-tourismus.info
Alsace → www.tourisme-alsace.com
The Museum Pass → www.museumspass.com
Fondation Beyeler → www.fondationbeyeler.ch
Basel Museum of Fine Arts → www.kunstmuseumbasel.ch
Schaulager → www.schaulager.org
Tinguely Museum → www.tinguely.ch