Travel by air plane

Hamburg Airport has 80 airlines operating flights direct to 115 national and international destinations. The Airport is located in the Northern part of the city, in the district of Fuhlsbüttel. You can find your flight connection on the Hamburg Airport website or use our flight search.

Travel from the airport to the Hamburg Fair site is by S-Bahn (rapid transit train), Line S1, which takes about 25 minutes; or by taxi, which takes about 20 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

From the Airport, take S-Bahn S1 towards Wedel, and get off at Hamburg Central Station (Hauptbahnhof). Change across the platform to take S-Bahn S21 or S31, taking you to Dammtor (1 stop) or Sternschanze (2 stops).

From Dammtor station, it is just a 15 minutes’ walk to the Central Entrance of the Hamburg Fair site.

From Sternschanze station, it is just a 10 minutes’ walk to the Central Entrance.

A single ticket costs around EUR 3. A day ticket costs around EUR 6.00 (9 am day ticket) / EUR 7.50 (All-day ticket) per person.

The normal cost for a taxi from the Airport to Hamburg Fair or CCH is about EUR 20.00. There are no fixed journey prices for taxis in Hamburg.

Map / Directions within the city

Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH

Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg