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Here you can obtain up-to-date information and tips on sections of the Luther Trail that take in Eisenach and the western Thuringian Forest.

 

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Weekdays: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Weekends and bank holidays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
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Update: October 15, 2021

Public transport

From the Central Station, take buses 2, 5, 8, 9 or 12b towards the city centre.

Getting there

Coming from the A4, take the 'Eisenach-Ost', exit and then follow the B84 towards Eisenach. Continue on the B19 and after the railway station continue onto 'Karlsplatz' and turn right at Volksbank into 'Goldschmiedenstraße'.

Parking

Please use the car park 'Am Markt' (open 24/7, 252 spaces, prices start at €0.50 for every half an hour)

Coordinates

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50.974990, 10.320075
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50°58'30.0"N 10°19'12.3"E
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32U 592677 5647873
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Tourist Information, Eisenach

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990817 Eisenach
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