Arrival – The path right to us

The SIA campus in Waldkirch-Buchholz is in a very convenient location accessible by many forms of transportation. Freiburg Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) is about 15 km (12.4 miles) from Waldkirch-Buchholz and is a stop on Intercity and ICE routes. The A5 nearby (Karlsruhe/Basel) provides connection options in every direction. Both the Basel-Mulhouse and Strasbourg international airports are about an hour away. 

SIA campus 
Schwarzwaldstraße 52 
79183 Waldkirch Germany

Arrival by train

Switch trains to the S-Bahn to Elzach at Freiburg Central Station (Breisgau) and continue on to the Waldkirch-Buchholz station. From that station, you can reach the SICK campus on foot in 5 minutes.

Arrival by car

The fastest option is to follow the A5 from Karlsruhe or Basel. Take the Freiburg-Nord exit off the highway and then continue on the B294 towards Waldkirch to the Waldkirch-Buchholz exit. Turn right after exiting off the B294. Take the main road to Buchholz. At the first intersection, turn right onto Schwarzwaldstraße. You will reach the SIA campus after about 100 m.

Arrival by plane

Basel-Mulhouse EuroAirport (Switzerland/France) 

If you want to go to the Freiburg bus station (next to the central station) via SBG airbus, check out on the French side. 


Strasbourg International Airport (France) 


Zürich Airport (Switzerland) 


Frankfurt Airport (Germany) 


Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden Airport (Germany) 


If you are coming to Waldkirch from any of the airports, we recommend taking the train or using an airport shuttle service. 


Timetables and information 


Airport service: 


Information over the phone 

The Waldkirch tourist information office would be happy to send you a timetable with information on local public transportation. They can help you with any questions you might have about planning your trip and can take your reservations. 

Phone +49 76 81 194 33


Do you have any questions?

Contact our experts