Address and route planner Bremerhaven
Main building E and buildings ABC
Am Handelshafen 12
Phone: +49 (0) 471 4831 0
P.O. Box 12 01 61
Visiting and delivery address
- Former main building (D)
Am Alten Hafen 26
- Building F
Phone: +49 (0) 471 309 669-0
- Harbour Storage
- Clothing Storage
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.