Arrival by car
Approaching on the A8 motorway from Karlsruhe
At the Stuttgart-Vaihingen motorway intersection, join the A831 motorway, then take the B14 road signposted ‘Stuttgart-Zentrum’. Continue on the B10 / B14 road, then follow the NeckarPark traffic guidance system to Mercedes-Benz Arena / Mercedes-Benz Museum.
Approaching on the A8 motorway from Ulm
Take the ‘Esslingen’ exit onto the B313 dual carriageway; from here onto the B10 in the direction of Stuttgart as far as the ‘Stuttgart-Ost’ exit, then follow the NeckarPark traffic guidance system to Mercedes-Benz Arena / Mercedes-Benz Museum.
Approaching on the A81 motorway from Heilbronn
Take the ‘Zuffenhausen’ exit; from here onto the B10 in the direction of ‘Stuttgart-Zentrum’, then follow the NeckarPark traffic guidance system towards Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt / Esslingen then towards Mercedes-Benz Arena / Mercedes-Benz Museum.
Arrival by train
Enjoy your journey from the beginning. Travel by public transportations directly to the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The German Railway travel information knows the train, trams and bus schedules. From Stuttgart ‘Hauptbahnhof’ (main station) take the S-Bahn (urban railway) line S1 heading for Kirchheim (Teck) to ‘Neckarpark (Mercedes-Benz)’ then follow the guidance system.
Arrival by bicycle
The Neckartal cycle path goes directly past the Museum. Leave the cycle path where it reaches the Mercedes-Benz Welt / Neckarpark boat landing stage and follow the signs for Mercedes-Benz Museum / Neckarpark. Further information is available at: www.neckarradweg.de
Arrival by boat
Boats stop regularly at the landing Mercedes-Benz Welt/NeckarPark. Further information: www.neckar-kaeptn.de
Arrival by bus
Bad Cannstatt station is served by S-Bahn lines S1, S2 and S3 as well as by the regional rail network and RegionalExpress. Bus line 56 connects Bad Cannstatt station with Mercedes-Benz World (departs daily from 8.30 a.m. to 10.00 p.m.)
Charging electric vehicles
On the ground floor of the Museum’s multi-storey carpark there are eight parking spaces with the charging facilities required for electric vehicles: five are specifically for microcars, and are located right near the exit, and three are for larger vehicles. These parking spaces are specially marked.
The Box office has three ‘Type 2’ charging cables available on loan against a security deposit.
Frequently Asked Questions.
Bags and backpacks in the exhibition
Only bags and backpacks up to a maximum size of A4 are permitted in the exhibition. You are welcome to leave your larger backpacks and suitcases in the cloakroom and lockers. The cloakroom and lockers are free of charge.
Daimler employee ID cardUpon presentation of the Daimler ID card at the ticket desk the visitor is given free admission to the museum; the Daimler ID is not valid as a means of payment at the museum ticket desk. However, the Daimler ID can be used for purchases in the shop, restaurant and cafeteria.
Free audio guides
The free audio guides are available in 8 different languages: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese and Japanese. You can choose from 4 profiles for the German and English audio guides: basic fundamentals, contemporary history, technology and children.
Is the museum barrier-free?
Yes. Ramps around the Mercedes-Benz Museum facilitate access for wheelchair users. The exhibition’s Legend rooms are also equipped with DIN-standard ramps with intermediate platforms and handrails at wheelchair height. Throughout the exhibition there are satellite lifts serving all levels. For more information please follow this link.
Wheelchairs and baby carriages
There are wheelchairs, walkers and strollers for a deposit in the museum to borrow.
Can visitors touch / sit in the vehicles?
No, we regret that touching the vehicles is not allowed.
There are exceptions, however, e.g. guided tours for the blind, during which blind visitors are permitted to touch vehicles under supervision from a guide.
Visitors are permitted to enter the following vehicles: refuse truck, World Cup coach, F1 cockpit
Are children under the age of 14 allowed to enter the museum without a guardian?
No. Children and adolescents before the age of 14, must be accompanied by a legal guardian or equivalent supervisor.
For insurance reasons, neither a written nor a telephone permission of the parent or guardian allows access to the exhibition.
General photography in the museum
Taking photographs and video film in the exhibition is permitted for private use.
Please ask at the Mercedes-Benz Classic Customer Center about photography or filming for commercial use.
Cloakroom & Locker
You are welcome to leave your jackets, coats, backpacks and suitcasesin the cloakroom. The cloakroom and lockers are free of charge.
The museum does not offer test drives. Please contact a Mercedes-Benz branch in this regard.
Animals (except for guide dogs) are not allowed in the exhibition rooms and the entrance area.
We offer free Wi-Fi. You can dial in the 'Guest Connect D' WLAN for this purpose.
Mercedes-Benz museum brochure
Here you can download the information brochure.