Directions, parking and campus

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Directions, parking and campus

Kempten University of Applied Sciences is situated on the southern edge of the town, at Bahnhofstrasse 61. Close by are the “Forum Allgäu” retail centre, the “bigBOX Allgäu” events hub and Kempten main rail station. It’s easily reachable with all means of transport.

Getting around Kempten by bus

Kempten University of Applied Sciences is on various bus routes:

  • Besides Kempten’s own bus routes 3, 6, 8 and 9, various regional run along Bahnhofstrasse, including the “Hochschule” bus stop right on our doorstep.
  • Bus numbers 6 and 8 and several regional services also stop at our “Denkfabrik” building.
  • Bus numbers 4 and 10 will take you to Immenstädter Strasse, where you should alight at either “Strigelstrasse” or “Seitz” for the upper entrances to the university campus (two minutes’ walk).

For further information on Kempten’s bus network, go to:  

By car

  • via the A7 motorway Ulm-Füssen, take the exit for Kempten
  • via the B12 Munich-Landsberg-Kempten-Lindau
  • via the B19 Oberstdorf-Kempten
  • via the B309 Füssen-Kempten

Plan your route using OpenStreetMap

By train

Kempten University of Applied Sciences is very close to Kempten’s main train station – just five minutes’ walk, following the signs towards the town centre.  

For further information and current timetables, see: or

By air

The nearest airports are in Memmingen (FMM), Munich (MUC), Stuttgart (STR) and Friedrichshafen (FDH). The closest, Allgäu Airport (Memmingen), is only approx. 30 minutes by car from the university, with transfer services available.  

For further information about Allgäu Airport and transfers, see:


Kempten University of Applied Sciences currently has three car parks along Bahnhofstrasse, which are accessible from north or south. Dedicated parking spaces for students (accessible only with a CampusCard) are located on Haslacher Berg. The underground car park in Building S is reserved for students (level 2) and university staff (level 1).

Additional parking space is available in front of the “Allgäu Halle” on Kotterner Strasse and in the “Forum Allgäu” retail centre.


Hochschule Kempten
University of Applied Sciences
Bahnhofstrasse 61
87435 Kempten, Germany

P.O. Box 1680
87406 Kempten, Germany

+49 (0) 831 2523-0
 +49 (0) 831 2523-104