Hamburg Airport (HAM)
Travel and Ground Transport
Hamburg International Airport (HAM) provides plenty of choice when it comes to ground transport, with buses being especially popular and stopping right outside of the terminals.
Serving the Hamburg Metropolitan Region (including Schleswig-Holstein and the Federal States of Lower Saxony), ground transport at Hamburg Airport also includes car rental, limousines, shared-ride vans, taxis and underground U-Bahn subway train services.
The Airport Express bus service at Hamburg airport stops in front of Terminals 1 and 4. Services include:
- City centre - every 15 minutes, approximately 30 minutes drive, last departure is at 22:54
- Nearby Ohlsdorf U-Bahn / S-Bahn station - every 10 minutes
- Altona Station - from 05:00 and 22:30
At Hamburg's airport there are many shuttle services in operation. Regions covered include Greater Hamburg, North - Niedersachsen, Schleswig - Holstein, North Germany, North - Schleswig - Holstein, Ostholstein, Fehmarn, Kiel, Neumünster and surrounding area, Holsteinische Schweiz, Lübeck, Schleswig - Holstein, Mecklenburg - Vorpommern, Schleswig - Holstein, Northern Niedersachsen, Kreis Lauenburg, Mecklenburg - Vorpommern, Ostwestfalen - Lippe and Greater Bremen / Bremerhaven.
The Underground (U-Bahn)
The nearest underground rail station to HAM is Ohlsdorf, being reached by using the Line 110 Airport Express Bus. From Ohlsdorf, passengers have access to U1, S1 and S11.
Taxis are readily available at Hamburg International - outside of the Terminal 1 and Terminal 4. The taxis travel into nearby Hamburg city (south) in around 20 minutes, whilst also linking Bonningstedt, Ellerbek, Eppendorf, Halstenbek, Norderstedt, Pinneberg, Rellingen, Schenefeld and Winterhude.