Three days - over 25 Tiny Houses - numerous workshops and lectures

For the fourth time, the entire Tiny House community from Germany will come together in 2023. For an entire weekend, you will have the opportunity to expand your network, make new contacts and, above all, gain insights, perspectives and experiences in over 25 Tiny Houses.

We are looking forward to seeing you!

WHEN, WHAT, WHERE - Opening hours of the Tiny House Festival 2023

date opening hours location please notice
30 june - 02 july 2023 friday, 30. june,
Saturday, 01. july,
Sunday, 02. july

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Messe Karlsruhe
Messeallee 1
76287 Rheinstetten
No animals are allowed on the exhibition grounds,
except in justified cases, such as guide dogs for the disabled,
guide dogs for the blind or service dogs.
Thank you for your understanding!

Tickets & Pricing

Tickets will be available online in spring 2023, as well as at the on-site box office.


Do you have questions about exhibitor ticketing (invitation management and exhibitor passes)?

We'll be happy to help: 0721 3720 5111 or by email:

You have questions about visitor ticketing?

We are happy to help: 0721 3720 5115 or by email:

Your journey to the festival

Whether by car, public transport, train or plane - travel comfortably to the Tiny House Festival.

On the days of the trade fair, tickets for tariff zone 100 are valid as far as the Messe/Leichtsandstraße stop.

By tram

Get off at the tram stop Messe/Leichtsandstraße or Messe Nord.

From the city center:

  • Line S2 (underground), direction Rheinstetten

From the main train station:

  • From the main station, you can take various trams to the city center to change at the Europaplatz subway station:
    • Line S1/S11 direction Neureut or Hochstetten
    • Line 2 direction Knielingen Nord
    • Line 3 direction Daxlanden or Rappenwörth
  • At Europaplatz, change underground to line S2, direction Rheinstetten (stop Messe/Leichtsandstraße).

From Durlacher Tor:

  • Line S2 (direction Rheinstetten).

You can find more information about departure times and prices on the KVV website.

By bus

Bus stop Messe Nord or Messe/Leichtsandstraße

From Ettlingen:

Bus line 106 (direction Neuburgweier Breslauer Str.)

All bus route maps of the KVV can be found here.

A shuttle service (free of charge) between Karlsruhe main station (forecourt) and Messe Rheinstetten will be available to you during the event.

Karlsruhe is a hub for ICE, InterCity, EuroCity and InterRegio connections and lies directly on the ICE route from Hamburg via Frankfurt to Basel. The west-east axis from Karlsruhe via Stuttgart to Munich also starts from here. From Paris, you can reach Karlsruhe by TGV in only about three hours.

Arrive successfully.

From € 51.90 (one way) with the event ticket.

In cooperation with Deutsche Bahn, Karlsruher Messe- und Kongress GmbH is offering you an exclusive package for your comfortable arrival and departure to trade fairs and congresses in Karlsruhe.

This way, travel time quickly becomes your time. Simply use your outward and return journey to work, read or relax. Whatever you decide, you will always travel with the event ticket on long-distance trains operated by Deutsche Bahn using 100 % green electricity.

The extra for you as a visitor! Your event ticket at a fixed price nationwide, from any DB station.

The price for your event ticket one way is:

  • With train connection (while stocks last)
    • 2.class 51.90 €
    • 1st class 84.90 €
  • Fully flexible (always available)
    • 2.class 72.90 €
    • 1st class 106.90 €

The offer is valid until 09.12.2023.

Book your trip here

All information about the DB Event Ticket can be found here.

Further information at

We wish you a pleasant journey.

The Deutsche Bahn event ticket does NOT include the entrance ticket to the trade fair or congress.

From the A5 / A8 freeway:

On the A8 from Stuttgart, follow the A5 in the direction of "Basel", there you leave the A5 at exit no. 48 "Karlsruhe-Süd" and follow the signs "Messe".

From the freeway A65:

The A65 changes into the B10. Leave the B10 at exit no. 8 and follow the signs to "Messe".

Parking spaces

On the exhibition grounds you will find a total of 7,000 parking spaces on 3 parking lots as well as a parking lot for VIP/press. Parking fee: 6,00 €/day

The Karlsruhe trade fair center can be easily reached via 4 airports:

Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden airport (approx. 30 minutes by car) and the international airports of Frankfurt, Stuttgart and Strasbourg (50-60 minutes by car).

The flight to Stuttgart from metropolises such as Brussels, Milan and Vienna takes hardly more than 1 hour.

The excellent rail connections ensure a fast onward journey to Karlsruhe.

From Baden-Airpark you can reach the trade fair center in just 30 minutes by car.

The Karlsruhe trade fair center is barrier-free and therefore handicapped-accessible. All halls and entrances are at ground level, so there are no access restrictions.

Reserve a wheelchair

  • Free service for your trade fair visit: Please contact the colleagues of the DRK on site on the respective trade fair day under the telephone number: 0721-3720 5230.
  • A wheelchair will then be brought to you for the duration of your visit. Please choose the main entrance of the fair.

Parking spaces

  • Parking spaces are available in the first rows of parking lot P1.

Fair shuttle

  • During the event, a barrier-free trade fair shuttle will be available to you free of charge between the main train station and the trade fair grounds.
  • For more information on how to get to the fair by public transport see arrival by public transport.

Local transport

German Railways

You are traveling with a motorhome or caravan and would like to stay overnight directly at the trade fair? We offer you the opportunity to do so on our grounds.

Please book your parking space via the following form up to 14 days before the start of the trade fair. Electricity can only be guaranteed if ordered in time.

Are you looking for a tent site around your Tiny House Festival stay? In Karlsruhe Durlach there are more than 25 tent sites available.

Inform yourself directly at Camping Durlach.

Our service surrounding your visit

Nice that you are here. We look forward to welcoming you to our exhibition center in Karlsruhe. To make sure you have an all-round enjoyable stay, we have collected hotel tips as well as offers around Karlsruhe.

You can find even more information on site at the Infopoint in the entrance area.

Your physical well-being will be well catered for: food trucks will be located in the middle of the exhibition in the open-air area. Here you will find sun loungers, sun chairs and other seating areas where you can relax, recharge your batteries and exchange ideas.

Do you still have questions about parking, charging stations, W-LAN, checkroom and lockers? You can find a detailed overview of our services on the Messe Karlsruhe website.

You still have questions? We support you

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Marcus Gau
T: +49 (0) 7231 3720 5184