20355 Hamburg

Public Transport
From Fuhlsbüttel Airport, the S1 takes you to Hamburg’s Hauptbahnhof (central station), where you may change to all other U-Bahn or S-Bahn lines.
U1 to "Stephansplatz"
U2 to "Gänsemarkt" or "Messehallen"
Buses 35, 36, 3, 112: to "Johannes-Brahms-Platz"
Buses 34, 5, 109: to "Gänsemarkt" or "Stephansplatz"

Parking Garage Gänsemarkt, access via Dammtorwall / Welckerstraße
Visitors to Laeiszhalle may use the Parking Garage Gänsemarkt at a special rate of € 6 (reduced flat rate). Here’s how:

The special rate is available from Monday to Friday from 5 pm to 1 am, on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 1 am. Thus, you can get into the mood for the concert without haste and enjoy all the encores when the concert ends at your leisure.

Visitors Access
Großer Saal/Brahms-Foyer: Johannes-Brahms-Platz
Kleiner Saal: Gorch-Fock-Wall
Studio E: Dammtorwall 46


Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1
20457 Hamburg

By underground, bus or ferry
Underground line U3: "Baumwall" (approx. 450 m from the Elbphilharmonie)
Underground line U4: "Überseequartier" (approx. 1.2 km from the Elbphilharmonie)
Bus 111: "Am Kaiserkai" (Elbphilharmonie) (approx. 150 m from the Elbphilharmonie)
Ferry 72 (from "Landungsbrücken pier"): "Elbphilharmonie pier" (approx. 80 m from the Elbphilharmonie)
Concert tickets may be used on public transportation for one round trip to the Elbphilharmonie (valid in HVV-Gesamtbereich incl. Schnellbus).

By bicycle
City bicycle (Stadtrad) stations: "Am Baumwall" and "Am Kaiserkai / Großer Grasbrook"
There are sufficient bicycle stands available in front of the Elbphilharmonie.

By car
There is limited parking available in the Elbphilharmonie and the HafenCity, therefore public transportation is recommended.
Elbphilharmonie car park: address as above
Speicherstadt multistorey car park: Am Sandtorkai 6, 20457 Hamburg (722 parking spaces, approx. 800 m from the Elbphilharmonie)
Überseequartier underground car park: Überseeallee 3, 20457 Hamburg (420 parking spaces, approx. 850 m from the Elbphilharmonie)

All visitors enter the building via the main entrance. Admission takes place in the entrance foyer and is by concert ticket or Plaza ticket only. The Tube leads visitors up to the Plaza following admission.

State Opera

Große Theaterstraße 25
20354 Hamburg

Public Transport
S11, S21, S31 to "Dammtor"
S1, S2, S3 to "Jungfernstieg"
U1 to "Stephansplatz"
U2 to "Gänsemarkt"
Buses 4, 5, 34, 36, 109

Parking is generally limited in the inner city; however, there are several parking garages available. If you arrive by car, you can use the garage "Parkhaus Gänsemarkt" (access and exit via Dammtorwall and Welckerstraße), for example. Visitors attending the Hamburg State Opera receive a discounted rate. Please make sure to have your parking ticket validated in the State Opera foyer or at the central cloakroom.