Local Transportation

Getting there

There are many different ways to make your journey to Hamburg and your stay in Hamburg as pleasant as possible. Everything is excellently accessible.

On the following you will find travel options and ways to find your way to the congress center quickly and easily.

Whether you are coming by plane, travelling on the regional and local transport network, driving a car or a bicycle: here everything can be reached within a very short time. The congress venue Congress Center Hamburg (CCH) can easily be reached by public transportation. The Dammtor mainline train station and several other stations and stops of the public transportation system are within a distance of 100 to 500 meters.

Address of the venue:

Congress Center Hamburg
Congressplatz 1
20355 Hamburg

Arrival by public transport

Public transport in Hamburg is provided by the Hamburger Verkehrsverbund (HVV). Experience Hamburg by bus, train or harbour ferry. And that in a comfortable, sustainable and inexpensive way. Without traffic jams and searching for a parking space.

The CCH – Congress Center Hamburg is linked with all parts of the city by bus or train lines. The extensive commuter train and subway network is supported by an even more tightly-knit metro and express bus system. Situated conveniently and centrally, the CCH can be reached within minutes from all parts of the city.

The Dammtor mainline and commuter train station is right on its doorstep. From the subway stations Stephansplatz (Oper / CCH) and Gänsemarkt, a short walk through the center and Planten un Blomen park will take you to the CCH.

From schedules and network information to purchasing tickets, Hamburg’s urban transit website www.hvv.de/en/ provides you with everything you need to get around in the city.

Arrival by train

Through the next-door Dammtor mainline train station, the CCH – Congress Center Hamburg is directly connected to the German railway company’s national as well as the international rail networks.

In the event that your train arrives at Hamburg main station, the CCH is only one stop away: Take the S21 commuter train (bound for Elbgaustraße) and exit at Dammtor station. A walk from Dammtor station to the CCH likewise takes a mere two minutes.

Arrival by car

If you are traveling to the CCH – Congress Center Hamburg by car or motorcycle from outside Hamburg, we advise you to take the speedways, then simply follow the “Messe / CCH” signs.

The CCH’s own underground parking garage provides 750 spaces on two levels. Needless to mention, it includes reserved spaces for disabled guests (18 in total, all close to an elevator) and spaces with e-vehicle charging stations (24 in total). The parking garage is open 24×7, year-round.

Fees: 3 € per hour, maximum 25 € per day

Arrival by plane

Roughly 60 different airlines link Hamburg directly with about 130 national and international destinations (as of 02/2020). Hamburg Airport is located north of Hamburg in the Fuhlsbüttel district.

The commuter train system (“S” train system) will take you to the CCH – Congress Center Hamburg quickly in an eco-friendly way. The commuter train departs directly from the airport and takes half an hour to arrive at the CCH. You may also take a taxi or use MOIA, the new ridesharing service for Hamburg. The trip by car takes only 20 minutes unless the traffic is congested.