Information - digital and in print

How do I get to Mathildenhöhe and where can I go shopping? The Darmstadt Apps and the Darmstadt brochures help you to plan your visit and enjoy your stay.

The Darmstadt App offers a city map with points of interest and restaurants, a calendar of events, suggestions for walking tours (e.g. to the art nouveau ensemble "Mathildenhöhe") as well as audio tours by tram and highlights and news about Darmstadt. And with the Darmstadt WiFi can go online for free anytime in Darmstadt's city centre.


Darmstadt Card

The Darmstadt Card is available as a one-and two-day ticket, it includes the use of all public transport in the city area (fare zone 40) and discounts to numerous cultural facilities.

City map Darmstadt

The complete interactive city map of the Darmstadt, City of Science, can be found on
Ther you have the opportunity to choose between different maps and aerial photos of Darmstadt with search function for streets and house numbers. By displaying the "topics" you will find a lot of information about sights and services.

Getting to Darmstadt

Darmstadt is centrally located in the Rhine-Main region, only 20 minutes from Frankfurt Airport. The main railway station in the west and the Nordbahnhof railway station are only 10 minutes by tram from the city center.


Find all information for getting to Darmstadt here.


Service „Refill"

The voluntary project "Refill Germany" wants to avoid plastic waste and encourages people to drink tap water on the way. 700 cafes, restaurants and other organisations in Germany are already participating and refill drinking bottles with tap water free of charge. 

"Refill Stationen" in Darmstadt's city centre:

  • Akustik Spezial (Luisenstraße 10)
  • Börners Wurstlädchen (Luisenstraße 4)
  • Café Fräulein Mondschein (Wilhelminenstraße 17a)
  • Darmstadt Shop Luisencenter (Luisenplatz 5)
  • Eis Venezia (Ernst-Ludwig-Straße 7)
  • Otten Mode (Wilhelminenstraße 15)
  • Starbucks (Luisenplatz 4)
  • STA Travel (Wilhelminenstraße 25)
  • Verbraucherzentrale Hessen Beratungsstelle Darmstadt (Luisenplatz 6)
  • VIOLAS' (Wilhelminenstraße 25)

How can we help you?

If you need tips for your stay in Darmstadt or information about how to get here or what to do, please feel free to contact us.

Tickets for concerts and events

Whether it's a concert, a poetry slam or a theatre performance: the Darmstadt Shop at Luisenplatz offers tickets for events in Darmstadt e.g. in the Staatstheater Darmstadt, the halbNeun Theater, the Centralstation or for the Neue Bühne.

Information for handicapped travellers

Here you will find an overview of offers for travellers with handicaps.