Shopping in Karlsruhe

Fancy shopping in Karlsruhe? Experience a varied shopping experience combined with sweet little shops in the fan-shaped streets, regular markets and large shopping centres in Karlsruhe. Whether high-quality brands or handmade individual items - there is something for everyone.

Shopping in der Postgalerie Karlsruhe
Shopping Kaiserstraße Karlsruhe
Shopping Kaiserstraße Karlsruhe Straßenbahn
Ettlinger Tor Shopping Karlsruhe

The best shopping facilities in Karlsruhe


The main shopping mile Kaiserstraße is located in the middle of Karlsruhe's city center. Large retail companies such as Peek & Cloppenburg, Karstadt or Breuninger, but also traditional Karlsruhe stores attract enthusiastic shopping fans to Karlsruhe with their wide range of products. Kaiserstraße is also considered Baden's longest shopping mile. Nice cafés and snack bars can also be found on the shopping street.

Shopping centers Ettlinger Tor and Postgalerie

Even in rainy weather Karlsruhe offers countless shopping opportunities in dry and comfortable surroundings to go shopping.
With the Ettlinger Tor Karlsruhe and the Postgalerie, Karlsruhe offers two large indoor shopping paradises. Many stores of well-known brands, such as Ansons, Swarowki, H&M or Mango, as well as selected specialty stores are located here under one roof. The diverse gastronomic offer of fast food, cafés and healthy alternatives provides a good refreshment during an extensive shopping day.


Postal Gallery

  • Over 50 stores
  • Fashion, accessories, technical accessories and brand outlet
  • Shopping in the building of the former main post office in Karlsruhe
  •  Numerous events
  • Large gastronomic offer

Kaiser Street 217
76133 Karlsruhe

Ettlingen Tor

  • The largest shopping center in Karlsruhe with 33,000 square meters of shopping space
  • Over 130 stores
  • Fashion, Accessories, Housewares, Books, Shoes, CD
  • Late night shopping on Thursday
  • Numerous events
  • Large gastronomic offer

Karl-Friedrich-Strasse 26
76133 Karlsruhe


The numerous weekly markets in Karlsruhe are also considered a special shopping event of a different kind. On the market place nearly all year round a multicolored flower market takes place, as well as each Wednesday from at the end of March to at the beginning of of October the popular evening market. At Gutenbergplatz and Stephanplatz, delicatessen products are offered once a week. Here you can find everything from fruits and vegetables, baked goods to meat products. Antique collectors and vintage fans should definitely stop by at one of the popular flea markets in Karlsruhe.

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