How to get there

Easy and convenient to walk, by bus, train or car

By car

The motorway A27 leads directly to Bremerhaven. The exit "Zentrum" leads you to the "Havenwelten Bremerhaven", thus to the inner city.

In order to enjoy the event area carefree, we have the following parking areas available for you.

  • Parking Garage "Columbus Center"      
    Open 24 hours
  • Parking Garage "City Nord"
    Entry: 7 am – 10 pm
    Exit: at all times 
  • Parking Garage "Havenwelten"
    Entry: 5 am – 12 pm
    Exit: at all times 
  • Parking Area "Alter Hafen"  
    Open 24 hours
  • Parking lots in the area of the inner-city/eastern of the "Columbusstraße"
    Maxium parking time 3 hours
  • Parking lots in the area of the harbour/western of the  "Columbusstraße"      
    Maxium parking time 6 hours

Barrier-free parking: There is a parking strip at Am Alten Hafen 118, 27568 Bremerhaven.

By train

By travelling with the  Deutsche Bahn* or the  VBN Verkehrsbund Bremen Niedersachsen you will reach Bremerhaven either coming from Bremen or from Cuxhaven. From the central station you can get to the inner-city with the public transport of  BremerhavenBus.

Attention: On Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20, there will be no Deutsche Bahn trains (RE 8 and RE9) between Bremen and Bremerhaven due to track renewal work. Deutsche Bahn will use buses instead. Please check your connections well in advance of your trip.

By bus

From the main station, bus lines 502, 504, 505, 506, 508, 509 and the Hafen-Liner run north into the city centre and the Harbor Worlds and thus directly into the centre of the action. Further information can be found on the Bremerhaven Bus website.

By motorcycle

There are special motorcycle parking spaces: The traffic island on Columbus Street can be used as a parking lot for motorcyclists. Address: Columbusstraße 22, 27568 Bremerhaven.

By taxi

A direct taxi rank is located directly in front of the German Emigration Center. The following providers can be reached by phone during the Maritime Days: Taxi-Lloyd at  0049471 40004, driving service Lorenz at  0049471 14289110, Taxen-Ruf-Kaiserhafen at  0049471 40222, Taxi Eisenhardt at  0049471 8939922, Columbus Taxis at  0049176 37287094.

By foot

You should arrange about 15 minutes for the route from the central station to the city of Bremerhaven.
You can find our Online-City-Map here . The event area is located on the parking area on the west side of the "Neuer Hafen" (New Harbor) and the pedestrian zone. For the route from the main station, you should allow about 20 minutes. You can find our online city map here. The event will take place in the Havenwelten.

By bike

The River Weser Cycle Route , the North Sea Coast Cycle Route , the cycle path From the Devil's Moor to the Wadden Sea or the Seaside City  Cycle Route make it easy to reach and explore the city by pedal. The Bicycle Station in the Shop Window Fishery Harbor and Havenwelten offers you an all-round service.
Bicycle parking in the city center is available in the Columbus Center parking garage .

Lockable bike boxes can be found at the following locations:

  • 7 bike boxes in the Alter Hafen parking lot plus 2 bike boxes for bikes with trailers (also suitable for e-bikes) plus an outdoor service station, cost 1.00 Euro, no time limit.
  • 19 bike boxes under the Conference Center plus 4 bike boxes for bikes with trailers (also suitable for e-bikes) plus one outdoor service station, costs 1,00 Euro, no time limit
  • 8 bike boxes in the underground car park Havenwelten, free of charge, no time limit

If you don't have your own bike with you, choose from the wide range of bikes on offer at the bicycle stations in the tourist information offices, which incidentally also include bikes for people with disabilities. A free cargo bike can be borrowed by the hour from the "Glückswinkel" unpacking store in the Alte Bürger neighborhood master's office.

For further information do not hesitate to contact the Bremerhaven Tourist Information:  0049 471 41 41 41.

*Summerraise Campaign 2023 with Deutsche Bahn, cooperation within the framework of the German Federal Sustainable Tourism Competition.

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Erlebnis Bremerhaven GmbH
Bremerhaven Touristik & Tourist-Infos
H.-H.-Meier-Straße 6
27568 Bremerhaven


 0049 471 - 41 41 41
 0049 471 - 80 93 61 90

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