From closest airports to Freiburg main train station (Hbf)
From the Basel Euro Airport directly to the Freiburg central bus station (ZOB) goes Flixbus which takes 55 minutes. Tickets cost 19,90 Euro and they can be purchased on ww.flixbus.de.
From Basel SBB you can also take a direct train to Freiburg. You can see all the train schedules on the Swiss Rail website https://www.sbb.ch/en. To get from EuroAirport to Basel SBB you will need to take the bus Nr. 50 which departs directly at the airport.
It’s possible to take also taxi, which cost would start from 120 Eur.
While renting a car, it takes 80 km to get to the Lettisches Haus Berzaine.
Frankfurt am Main (FRA)
From the airport Frankfurt am Main departs a direct train, which will take you to Freiburg in 2 hours.
Driving with a rental car, can take you about 2 hours and 30 minutes to Lettisches Haus Berzaine.
If you are flying with Lufthansa, you can look for cheaper Rail & Fly tickets. These will cost you just 29 Euro for every train and to every destination in Germany including Freiburg. Train departure times can be checked on the website: www.bahn.de. You can buy the train tickets together with your airplane tickets on www.lufthansa.de or afterwards, calling: +49 (0) 69 86 799 799.
Directly next to the airport there is a Flixbus stop (Frankfurt Flughafen). Look for tickets on www.flixbus.de starting from 15 Euro and a four-hour drive will take you to Freiburg.
You can also use the Flixbus to get to Freiburg from Zurich. Take a train from Zurich airport to main station (Zürich Hauptbahnhof), and a 500m walk away is the Zurich bus station. Look for tickets on www.flixbus.de starting from 8 Euro and within 2 hours you will be at Freiburg main bus station.
Trains from Zurich airport to Freiburg take 2 hours, changing trains in Basel. You can see all the train schedules on the Swiss Rail website https://www.sbb.ch/en
Driving a rental car would take about 2 hours to the Lettisches Haus Berzaine.
Frankfurt Hahn (HHN)
The Frankfurt Hahn airport is situated a 3 hour drive from the Lettisches Haus Berzaine. It will be a good destination if you are planning to rent a car.
Using the public transport, it is recommended to take the Hahn-Express to the city Mannheim, from which it is possible to take an ICE (Inter City Express - direct fast-train) to Freiburg. Train departure times and prices can be checked on the website: www.bahn.de.
Flixbus departs at least six times from the Cologne-Bonn airport 2nd Terminal. It takes about 6 or 7 hours to get to Freiburg.
There’s train departing from the airport and takes about 4 hours to Freiburg. Times can be seen here www.bahn.de
A car drive to Lettisches Haus Berzaine would take about 4 hours.
Other option is to travel only by train, just first you will need to take the tram from the airport to the Stuttgart Central Station where you should catch the train to Karlsruhe. Then take the fast-train (www.bahn.de) to Freiburg. This route will take some 30 minutes longer.
Driving with rental car could take 2 hours and 30 minutes to the Lettisches Haus Berzaine.
There are different options on how to get to the city center from the airport. You can choose to travel by train or bus. The costs can be the same.
You can take the Flixbus (www.flixbus.de) which stops 800 m away - from Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe and then you can take the ICE fast-train (www.bahn.de) to Freiburg. This route will take you approximately 2,5 hours.
Take bus Nr. 285 from the airport, it will take you to the Baden-Baden train station. Then you can take a direct train to Freiburg (direction Zurich).
You can find the tickets on www.bahn.de.
Traveling from Freiburg main station (Hbf) to the hotel Lettisches Haus
From Freiburg main station goes a train to Freiburg-Zähringen - within 2 stops in 4 minutes. Information can be found here www.bahn.de.
From the train stop it is a 20 min walk up the hill of our hotel.The map for walking is here.
A taxi from Zähringen train stop costs about 6-7 Euro from this closest train stop and lifts you up any time.
Choose tram Nr.4 at the tram-station which is on a bridge crossing the rails.
Direction : Zähringen
During the day it goes approximately every 7-10 min. From the tram stop it takes a 25 min walk including up the hill. The map for walking to the hotel is here.
A taxi from Reutebachgasse costs about 8-9 Euro from this closest train stop and lifts you up any time.
Going by taxi from the Freiburg Hbf \ City Center costs about 16 Eur. The central taxi number in Freiburg is +49 (0) 761 555 555.
Tram stop to Lettisches Haus
Monday to Friday
Departure Lettisches Haus from 08:10 every 60 min until 19:10
Departure Reutebachgasse from 08:25 every 60 min until 19:25
Departure Lettisches Haus from 09:45 every 60 min until 16.45
Departure Reutebachgasse from 10:00 every 60 min until 17:00
Useful information and links
In Germany children who are not yet 15 years old, with parents can drive for free in trains. It’s important, that it is indicated at the moment of ticket purchase.
Flights can be found here www.lufthansa.de, www.ryanair.de, www.skyscanner.net
All train timetables in Germany www.bahn.de
From Freiburg train station to Zahringen: http://www.breisgau-s-bahn.de/uploads/pdf/BSB_726_2016_DL.pdf