Location & Directions

The hostel is situated in a prominent location in the centre of Hamburg, high above the landing stages, with a magnificent view over large parts of the port and the city. The world-famous Reeperbahn - with its many clubs, discos, theatres and pubs - are just a few steps away. The Alster, the Warehouse District and the trendy shops of the city centre can be reached on foot in a few minutes.

Arriving by plane

  • The airport S1 S-Bahn train line leaves Hamburg Airport every 10 minutes and will take you directly to the hostel in just 32 minutes.

Arriving by boat

  • Hamburg "Auf dem Stintfang" Youth Hostel is located right in the harbour area.
  • The cruise terminal is 500 m away.

Arriving by train

  • You can get to Hamburg "Auf dem Stintfang" Youth Hostel within a few minutes from the main station in Hamburg - just take the S1 and S3 S-Bahn train lines.
  • The modern hostel is situated close to the "Landungsbrücken" stop.
  • Simply leave the station on the right and climb the 171 steps.

... and while others are still trying to find a parking space, you're already on holiday!

Arriving by bus or car

  • By car, take the B4 or Willy-Brandt-Straße/Ludwig-Erhard-Straße.
  • Please note that the hostel does not have parking spaces, and that parking spaces in Hamburg city centre are as rare as sharks in the River Elbe!
  • If you still want to come by car, there is a multi-storey car park 500 m away - subject to a charge.

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Youth Hostel Hamburg "Auf dem Stintfang"

Alfred-Wegener-Weg 5
20459 Hamburg

phone: +49 40 5701590
fax: +49 40 313732

Sven Seidler

Geographic data

Latitude: 53° 32' 47,45"
Longitude: 9° 58' 18,50"

Closest station

Underground: U3 Landungsbrücken (0,2 km)

Regional train station: S1, S3 Landungsbrücken (0,2 km)

Train station: Hamburg-Hauptbahnhof (2 km)

Airport: Hamburg (13 km)

Ferry terminal: Landungsbrücken (0,2 km)

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