Karlsfeld

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Ludl Chapel
Ludl Chapel (1900) is one of the oldest still existing buildings in Karlsfeld
Karlsfeld
Coat of arms of Karlsfeld
Coat of arms
Karlsfeld   is located in Germany
Karlsfeld
Karlsfeld
Coordinates: 48°13′N 11°28′E / 48.217°N 11.467°E / 48.217; 11.467Coordinates: 48°13′N 11°28′E / 48.217°N 11.467°E / 48.217; 11.467
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Dachau
Government
 • Mayor Stefan Kolbe (CSU)
Area
 • Total 15.55 km2 (6.00 sq mi)
Elevation 491 m (1,611 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 20,096
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 85757
Dialling codes 08131
Vehicle registration DAH
Website www.karlsfeld.de

Karlsfeld is a municipality in the district of Dachau, in Bavaria, Germany. During World War II, it was the location of a subcamp of Dachau concentration camp.

The municipality is situated 12 km northwest of Munich (centre).

The headquarters of MAN and MTU Aero Engines are located in Munich right on the border to Karlsfeld.

Karlsfeld railway station is served by the Munich S-Bahn on line S2.

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