DIRECTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN WITH PARK + RIDE

SHUTTLE-SERVICE

During the Halloween festival, parking at the castle is not possible.
During this period, a shuttle bus service has been arranged.

The P+R system starts at Pfungstadt, Mainstraße.
On the car park of the Toom store and Edeka supermarket.

From there the buses leave every 15 minutes for the castle and back again.

Observe the Halloween P+R signs.

From now on, the shuttle bus is also available from the Eberstadt-Wartehalle bus stop in Darmstadt with shorter waiting times due to fast-lane tickets.

Friday 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Saturday 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Sunday 0 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Monday 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Tuesday 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.

DIRECTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN BY COACH

DIRECTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN BY CAR

No written notification is required if travelling by coach. You can get on and off the coach right in front of the castle. The coach will park in Pfungstadt during your visit.

Burg Frankenstein is signposted from the A5 motorway (exit no. 7 Darmstadt-Eberstadt). Turn right at the traffic light. Go straight ahead at the next traffic light and you will see your destination. Please keep to the right at the barrier and follow the instructions of our friendly security staff.

Your coaches will drop you off and pick you up at the castle. However, there is no parking for coaches up there. We therefore ask you to wait at the coach pick-up loop for your coach to arrive.

If there is a queue of visitors waiting to leave, please go past and take the route through the car park (as on arrival).

Take Autobahn A 67 and leave at exit no. 7 Pfungstadt, turning right at the traffic light.

Then follow signs to Pfungstadt until you reach Toom Baumarkt. There are regular shuttles leaving for the castle from Toom Baumarkt.
The bus transfer from the car park to Burg Frankenstein lasts approx. 15 minutes.

If you take the Autobahn A5, leave at exit no.27 Darmstadt-Eberstadt and turn left at the traffic light.

Go left again at the next traffic light and continue along the B426 to the Toom Baumarkt.
There are regular shuttles leaving for the castle from Toom Baumarkt.
The bus transfer from the car park to Burg Frankenstein lasts approx. 15 minutes.

DIRECTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN BY TRAIN

DIRECTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN BY TRAM OR BUS

Travel by train from Frankfurt, Darmstadt or Bensheim to the railway station “Darmstadt-Eberstadt” (see Deutschen Bahn timetable). From the station platform, take the exit towards B426 and immediately left under the underpass. There is a bus stop opposite the ASB at which you can catch the Halloween shuttle. The bus transfer to Burg Frankenstein takes approx. 15 minutes.

Visitors using public transport should take tram numbers 1, 6, 7 and 8 or bus numbers P, PE, PG, EB, NE and K50 to Darmstadt-Eberstadt Wartehalle (see RMV timetables).

From there, you can pick up one of the regular shuttles to Burg Frankenstein.

The bus transfer to the castle lasts approx. 15 minutes.