Arriving with public transport

You can reach the SLUB by bus line 61 (stop Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek) or line 66 (stop Technische Universität/Fritz-Foerster- Platz) as well as by tram line 11 (stop Zellescher Weg).

Please use the DVB's journey planner (below) to plan your trip to the SLUB Dresden:

Carsharing and rental bikes at the Central Library

Vehicles from the car-sharing provider teilAuto can be borrowed near the Central Library. To return and borrow rental bikes, a nextbike station is available in front of the main entrance of the Central Library on Zelleschen Weg: station number 4441.

Parking at the SLUB

There are paid parking spaces available next to the SLUB Dresden Central Library and in the parking garage under the  DrePunct / Makerspace library.

Parking Fees

Parking Central Library

  •     Always open
  •     30 minutes free | first hour 0.50 €
  •     Each additional hour 1.00 € | Daily maximum rate 5.00 €

Underground car park DrePunct Library / Zellescher Weg 17

  •     Open Monday - Thursday: 6:00 AM to 07:45 PM and Friday: 6:00 AM to 06:45 PM
  •     15 minutes for free | first hour 0,50 €
  •     Each additional hour 1.00 € | Daily maximum 3.00 €

Access for persons with restricted mobility

There are designated disabled parking spaces to the left of the barrier at the SLUB car park. A ground level entrance facilitates access to the building.

To enter the public area of the Central Library unhindered, please report to the security staff. For further information see: Accessibility for People with Disabilities