Waltraud is a given name. Notable people with the name include:

  • Waltraud Dietsch (born 1950), retired German sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres
  • Waltraut Haas (born 1927), Austrian stage and film actress and singer
  • Waltraud Kretzschmar (born 1948), former East German handball player
  • Waltraud Meier (born 1956), Grammy-award winning German dramatic soprano and mezzo-soprano singer
  • Waltraud Pöhlitz (born 1942), German middle distance runner who specialized in the 800 metres
  • Waltraud Schale, East German slalom canoeist who competed in the late 1950s
  • Waltraud Strotzer (born 1952), German middle distance runner who specialized in the 800 metres

Fictional characters