Contact and Directions

Arriving by public transport

from Dresden Central Station

  • Tram line 8 towards Hellerau → Get off at „Festspielhaus Hellerau“
  • Tram line 7 towards Weixdorf → Get off at „Moritzburger Weg“ → Change to line 8 towards Hellerau → Exit „Festspielhaus Hellerau“

from Dresden Neustadt train station

  • S-Bahn 2 towards the airport → Get off at „S-Bf. Industriegelände“ → Stairs leading upwards and again leading downwards to the tram stop (Königsbrücker Straße) „S-Bf. Industriegelände“ → Take tram line 8 towards Hellerau → Get off at „Festspielhaus Hellerau“
  • 7 minutes on foot along Antonstraße to the tram stop “Albertplatz” (Side with the fountains) → Tram line 8 towards Hellerau → Exit „Festspielhaus Hellerau“

ab Dresden Airport

  • S-Bahn 2 towards Pirna Bahnhof→ Get off at „S-Bf. Industriegelände“ → Stairs leading upwards and again leading downwards to the tram stop (Königsbrücker Straße) “S-Bf. Industriegelände → Tram line 8 towards Hellerau → Get off at „Festspielhaus Hellerau“
  • Bus 80 towards Bhf. Klotzsche → Get off at „Zur Neuen Brücke“ → Change to bus 70 towards Gompitz → Exit „Brunnenweg“ → Change to tram line 8 towards Hellerau → Get off at „Festspielhaus Hellerau“

Time taken: about 30 minutes

For timetable information, see the DVB website.

How to reach us by car

from Dresden centre

B 97 (Königsbrücker Straße) towards the airport → After approx. 4 km turn left onto Moritzburger Weg (Infineon company on the right). → Take the next right onto Klotzscher Weg. → Follow the tram tracks via Am Hellerrand into Karl-Liebknecht-Straße. → After approx. 500 m you will find the access road to the grounds of the Festspielhaus on the right-hand side.

Start motorway A4

Exit Dresden-Hellerau → Turn left onto Radeburger Straße (B170) in the direction of Dresden-Hellerau/Dresden-Klotzsche. → After about 3.5 km turn right at the traffic lights onto Ludwig-Kossuth-Straße. → Follow the tram tracks via Moritzburger Weg into Karl-Liebknecht-Straße. → After approx. 100 m you will find the entrance to the grounds of the Festspielhaus on the left-hand side.

Parking

Free parking is available on the Festival Theatre grounds. The number of spaces is limited. The purchase or possession of a ticket to an event does not entitle the holder to a parking space.