Visit our plant Kassel! Experience the fascinating world of the gearbox production,the press plant and the body construction as well as the Genuine Parts Centre (worldwide dispatch of VW genuine parts).
For 60 years, the Volkswagen plant Kassel in Baunatal has produced gearboxes and body parts for different brands of the Volkswagen concern. Moreover the location has the biggest and most modern logistics centre in Europe.
The second largest domestic plant offers an attractive and performance-oriented employment.
It is possible to visit the plant as a single person or as a group by pre-booking. Please pay attention to our visiting times for the different areas.
Our tours take place from Monday to Friday. They last about 2 hours and include a presentation about the concern and the visit of the production areas (gearbox production and forming technology) as well as a short movie.
Our tours take place from Monday to Friday. They last about 1,5 hours and include information about the worldwide supply of genuine parts and a tour through the logistic processes of the Genuine Parts Centre.
The tour for school classes takes place from Monday to Friday at 9am. The tour lasts about 2,5 hours and includes a presentation about the concern, the visit of the gearbox production, the visit of the Volkswagen Academy including the explanation of the different occupations and a presentation of the Volkswagen Academy on the issue of “Vocational training at Volkswagen Kassel”.
To make a reservation please send us an e-mail to the below mentioned mail adress with the following information:
You are not allowed to take any pictures or make any videos on the whole factory site. Children are allowed to visit the plant if they are at least 10 years old. Short term changes in the process as well as cancellations because of operational reasons are reserved. For possible caused damages we cannot assume no liability.
If you arrive via bus, you have to register with your registration form at the main gate.Then you are allowed to enter the factory site. Please keep right after the main gate until entrance 10. There, you will find a bus stop. At this bus stop you are allowed to park until the tour is over. Please let the visitors off only at the bus stop!