By Train -- Baden-Baden is on major rail lines connecting Frankfurt and Basel, and Stuttgart and Munich. Trains to and from Heidelberg run about every half hour and the trip takes about an hour. For information, call [tel] 01805/996633 or visit www.bahn.de. The railway station is at Baden-Oos, northwest of town, well outside the city center but well connected by buses just outside the entrance.

By Car -- Access to Baden-Baden is via the A5 Autobahn north and south or the A8 Autobahn east and west. The drive south from Frankfurt takes an hour at most; from Munich, it's about 4 hours.

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