By public transport
Hamburg is one of the largest railway hubs in Northern Europe. From Hamburg Central Station you can reach Berlin, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf or Munich by train in a few hours and almost every other city in Germany and Europe without any problems. Apart from the main station, there are train connections from several other long-distance stations. Coaches also run from the ZOB (Central Bus Station- located near the main railway station) to a variety of national and international destinations.
You can easily reach the UMCH by public transport. The nearest bus stop to the campus is Luruper Chaussee. From Hamburg Central Station you can reach the UMCH in about 30 minutes by train and bus.
From the main station to the UMCH by train and bus
Train: line S11 (direction Blankenese / Altona), S21 (direction Elbgaustraße) or S31 (direction Altona)
Change: Holstenstraße Stop
Bus: line 3 (direction Stadionstraße / Schenefeld, Schenefelder Platz)
Exit: Luruper Chaussee Stop
You can reach the UMCH from the Luruper Chaussee Stop in 4 minutes on foot.
The A1, A7, A23 and A24 motorways and numerous federal highways connect Hamburg with the rest of Germany. If you want to travel by car, you can easily reach the Baltic Sea, Berlin and Bavaria.
From the main station to the UMCH by car
The route from Hamburg Central Station to the UMCH takes about 25 minutes by car. The fastest route is through the city centre via Holstenkamp. Car parking spaces are available on campus.
The distance from Hamburg Central Station to the UMCH can be covered by bicycle in about 35 minutes under normal traffic conditions. The fastest route is directly through the city centre via B4 and Stresemannstraße.
At the UMCH it is possible to hire bicycles, with which you can cover flexible distances within Hamburg.
Hamburg’s airport is one of the most modern in Europe. A total of around 60 airlines operate here, providing good connections to many European cities and the whole world. Hamburg Airport is the hub of Eurowings, EasyJet and Ryanair. The airport can be reached from the city centre in 25 minutes by train line S1.