From Stadtwiki Karlsruhe

Pforzheim is a city outside the Region Karlsruhe.


The city of Pforzheim is about 25 kilometers southeast of Karlsruhe.

Public transport

Pforzheim is connected with Karlsruhe by trains and tram-trains.

There is another tram-train between Bruchsal, Bretten and Pforzheim.

By car

Pforzheim is situated at the Autobahn 8 (A 8) between the cities of Karlsruhe and Stuttgart.

The Bundesstraße 294 connects Pforzheim with Bretten in the Landkreis Karlsruhe.

Places of interest

Pforzheim is famous for its jewellery industry.

Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim 
museum of jewellery

U.S. Military Installations

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