Traffic Information

Hundreds of thousands of cruise enthusiasts are expected to visit the Hamburg Cruise Days. This will cause an increase of traffic in the event area. In order to secure the safety of all visitors, road closures may be necessary.

Please note the following road closures:      

  • Landungsbrückenvorplatz – will be closed between Wednesday, September 9 and Monday, September 14, 2015
  • Alter Elbtunnel – will be closed for cars on Friday, September 11, 2015 
  • City tours: departures will be changed from Landungsbrückenvorplatz to Helgoländer Allee



  • Closure if necessary along the harbourfront between Fischauktionshalle and Baumwall during fireworks on Friday and Saturday evening
  • Road closures:
    Friday, September 11 from 6pm until end of the event
    Saturday, September 12 from 4pm until end of the event
  • Traffic between Pepermölenbek/Breite Straße and Große Elbstraße is still possible.
  • Traffic from Dietmar-Koel-Straße direction St. Pauli is open. The one-way traffic between Ditmar-Koel-Straße and Venusberg will be temporarily suspended.
  • Traffic in the HafenCity is not affected.
  • Please accept our apologies for potential minor constraints in the traffic flow during set-up and dismantling times. Thank you for your understanding.