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Address and route planner Bremerhaven

Main building E and buildings ABC

Am Handelshafen 12
27570 Bremerhaven
Phone: +49 (0) 471 4831 0


Postal Address

Alfred-Wegener-Institut
P.O. Box 12 01 61
27515 Bremerhaven


 

Map Bremerhaven

Bremerhaven, Map

 

Visiting and delivery address

  • Former main building (D)

    Am Alten Hafen 26

    27568 Bremerhaven

  • Building F

    Bussestrasse 24

    27570 Bremerhaven

  • Guesthouse

    Bürgermeister-Smidt-Strasse 209

    27568 Bremerhaven

    Phone: +49 (0) 471 309 669-0

  • Bathymetry

    Van-Ronzelen-Strasse 2

    27568 Bremerhaven

  • Harbour Storage

    Brückenstrasse 25

    27568 Bremerhaven

  • Clothing Storage

    Elbe-Weser-Werkstätten

    Heinrich-Brauns-Strasse 8

    27578 Bremerhaven


 

How to find the Alfred Wegener Institute in Bremerhaven

Bremerhaven is situated in North-western Germany, north of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen. You can reach Bremerhaven easily via Bremen or Hamburg by local and long-distance trains and by car.

 

Arrival by train

Trains of the Deutsche Bahn and the Elbe-Weser-Bahn ply regularly from Bremen and Hamburg to Bremerhaven. At the central station Bremerhaven, use bus lines 502, 505, 506, 508 or 509 and exit at the bus stop “Hochschule Bremerhaven”. The trip takes three to five minutes. From here, it only takes a few minutes to the different buildings of the institute.

 

Arrival by car

You can reach Bremerhaven by car on the Federal autobahn A27 which leads from Bremen to Bremerhaven. Please take exit number 7 “Bremerhaven-Mitte” to reach the different locations of the Alfred Wegener Institute.

 

How to get from Bremen to Bremerhaven?

 

Taxi

From Bremen Airport, the easiest (and most expensive) is to take a taxi, approx. 110 €.

 

Public transport

From Bremen airport, take a tram to Bremen Central Station (Bremen main station, Hauptbahnhof, Hbf). The tram (No 6) starts right at Bremen airport and brings you to the Central Station (Bremen Hauptbahnhof, Hbf). There is a tram at least every 20 minutes (Sundays at 08, 28, 48), until 22:28; Late trams run every day at 22:44, 23:14; last tram at 23:44. It takes 16 minutes to the Central Station.

From Bremen Central Station take a train to Bremerhaven (Bremerhaven Hauptbahnhof). This is one stop before the final destination Bremerhaven-Lehe. There is about one train every hour.

In Bremerhaven use bus lines 502, 505, 506, 508 or 509 and exit at the bus stop “Hochschule Bremerhaven”. The trip takes three to five minutes. From here, it only takes a few minutes to the different buildings of the institute. Tram, train and bus cooperate in the VBN.

 

Timetables

Full combined tram-train-bus timetables are available from www.vbn.de (English: en.vbn.de) or from the railway website www.bahn.de (or English), whichever you prefer. Select: from Bremen airport to "Hochschule Bremerhaven" or for the AWI head quarter "Bremerhaven, Am Seedeich".

 

Tickets

Bus, tram and train are all available on a single ticket. From Bremen airport to Bremerhaven you need a ticket category H (Preisstufe H) for 11.65€. You can buy this ticket on a ticket machine with coins or small (5, 10 or 20€) bills. There are vending machines in the arrival hall of the airport and at the tram stop, just outside the airport building. The machines will return change. The ticket includes any bus transport within Bremerhaven.

 


 
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