Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG
Salzbergwerk Bad Friedrichshall
Bergrat-Bilfinger-Straße 1
74177 Bad Friedrichshall

Directions by car or bus:

"A6 motorway - exit Neckarsulm - B27 in the direction of Bad Friedrichshall/Mosbach"

The Bad Friedrichshall Salt Mine is near the Heilbronn/Neckarsulm motorway exit (exit 37) on the A6. Take the B27 in the direction of Bad Friedrichshall/Mosbach until you reach the Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf exit. Once there, follow the signs to the "Salzbergwerk”. Free parking is available on site.

Directions by public transport (train):

“Get off at the stop for the Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf station”

The salt mine is located on the Mannheim/Würzburg to Stuttgart railway at Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf station. From there, a 2-minute walk along footpath leads to the entrance of the Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG works.

For more information on train connections, please visit the Deutsche Bahn website.

Directions by public transport (bus):

"Get off at the stop for Kochendorf Bergstraße"

You can also take the bus to the salt mine. In Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf, get off at the "Kochendorf Bergstraße" stop and the salt mine is an approx. 6-minute walk. For the shortest route, first cross Bergstraße and then Bahnhofstraße in the direction of the "Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf" railway station. The salt mine is right behind the station.


Getting there by bike:

Numerous cycle routes in the Heilbronn region (such as the "Salz & Sole" cycle path, the "Neckartal" or "Kochertal" cycle path) also take you to the salt mine by bike.

During your visit, you can leave your bikes in our bicycle parking area, and there are additional bicycle parking spaces at the nearby Bad Friedrichshall-Kochendorf train station. A RadSERVICE point is located in the immediate vicinity at the Kochendorf lock.


Tel.: +49 7131 959-3303

Dear visitors, we are available to assist you from Monday to Friday (except public holidays) at the following times:

Mon-Thu from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm and
Fri from 8.00 am to 1.00 pm.

You can also contact us at weekends and on public holidays during our visitor opening times on +49 7136 271-3334.