The best way to visit Erfurt's Lakes is by bike. There are cycling tracks from the cities of Erfurt and Stotternheim.
Alternatively, you can explore the lakes from Stotternheim which is situated in the middle of the recreational area
- Tram no. 5 to Grubenstraße, then with the bus no. 30 to Bergfeldstraße (10 minutes walk) or with bus no. 31 to Strandbad Stotternheim
- by train to the station of Stotternheim (2 minutes walk)
- by car: free parking available for cars, motorbikes and bicycles