Waldshut-Tiengen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

🇩🇪 Waldshut-Tiengen commonly known as Waldshut, is a city in south-western Baden-Württemberg right at the Swiss border. It is the district seat and at the same time the biggest city in Waldshut district. It is situated close to Lörrach and Weil am Rhein. Waldshut-Tiengen is also in an "administrative community" (Verwaltungsgemeinschaft) with the communities of Dogern, Lauchringen and Weilheim.

Industries Other than small-scale machine and furniture manufacturing industries, the town of Waldshut-Tiengen no longer has an industrial establishment worth mentioning. A large part of the working population of the town go to work each day in Switzerland, which is just across the river.

Transport The town lies on the High Rhine Railway (Hochrheinbahn), a railway running between Basel and Schaffhausen (both in Switzerland), and Waldshut station serves as an important railway hub. The railway line across the border to Koblenz, is the oldest line across the Rhine between Germany and Switzerland. The Wutach Valley Railway, another railway, has its southern terminus in Waldshut-Tiengen. Local public transport is provided by several buslines. The town belongs to the Waldshut Tariff Association. By road, Waldshut-Tiengen can be reached from either the east or the west on Bundesstraße B 34, and from the north on Bundesstraße B 500. A connection with the Swiss road system is afforded by the Rhine bridge to Koblenz. For local passenger transport, there is a ferry connection across the river to the Swiss community of Full.

Media The local happenings in Waldshut-Tiengen are reported by the daily newspaper Südkurier, based in Konstanz, and the Alb-Bote, which is likewise part of the Südkurier group. The Südwestrundfunk broadcasting service has a regional office in Waldshut-Tiengen.

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Waldshut-Tiengen has a population of over 24,067 people.

Twin Towns – Sister Cities Weil am Rhein is twinned with: 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Bognor Regis, England, United Kingdom; 🇫🇷 Huningue, France; 🇩🇪 Trebbin, Germany.

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