How to find us at the abbey
By public transport:
If you are travelling by train, get off at Ilsenburg station. From there you can reach us by bus. We will be happy to order a taxi for you on request. Other bus connections run from Wernigerode. The nearest bus stop is “Drübeck-West” in Drübeck.
Some useful links:
Deutsche Bahn timetable information
Timetable of the Harzer Verkehrsbetriebe (local bus network, in German)
INSA route planner (regional train and bus network, in German)
By car – Arriving via the A36:
- from Goslar/Braunschweig: take the Ilsenburg exit, then follow the signs for Wernigerode (L 85) or the signs for “Straße der Romanik”.
- from Halle/Leipzig: Exit Wernigerode Nord, follow signs for Elbingerode/Schierke, then turn right at the traffic lights (Hasseröder Brewery) towards Darlingerode/Ilsenburg.
Map of the abbey grounds
To help you find your way around, you can download our map of the abbey grounds here (PDF).