Transportation

Train Station in St Georg

Hamburg Hauptbahnhof

The most important station and an attraction in itself, the views to the busy tracks from the concourses are legendary. There are direct services to Berlin (from €30, 1¾ hours), Cologne (from €36, four hours), Frank…
Train in Rügen Island

Rügensche Bäderbahn

More than just a tourist attraction, the Rügensche Bäderbahn steam train serves as a handy mode of transport as it chuffs between Putbus and Göhren. En route, it stops in Binz, Jagdschloss Granitz, Sellin and Baabe.…
Airport in Rostock

Flughafen Rostock-Laage

Rostock’s airport, Rostock-Laage, is 26km south of the airport and has scheduled services to Cologne-Bonn, Munich, Stuttgart and Zürich, plus seasonal charter flights to holiday resorts in Bulgaria, Greece, Spain, T…
Airport in Hamburg

Hamburg Airport

Hamburg Airport has frequent flights to domestic and European cities with Lufthansa and most other major European carriers. Low-cost carriers include Air Berlin, EasyJet and Eurowings. There are also a handful of in…
Train in Sylt

Sylt Shuttle

There are crossings every half-hour in both directions; it doesn’t take reservations and foot and bicycle passengers aren't allowed. With loading and unloading, expect the journey to take about an hour and be prepar…
Ferry in Hiddensee Island

Reederei Hiddensee

Ferries run by Reederei Hiddensee leave Schaprode, on Rügen’s western shore, up to 12 times daily year-round and run to Neuendorf, Kloster and Vitte. Services from Stralsund run up to three times daily between April…
Bicycle Rental in Hamburg

StadtRad Hamburg

Run by Deutsche Bahn, operates from U-Bahn and S-Bahn stations and other key points across the city. Rentals are bright-red, seven-gear bikes. You can register online or at the rental sites.
Train Station in Altona & Elbmeile

Hamburg Altona

Many Hamburg trains, including long-distance services, begin or end their journeys at this medium-sized station in the heart of its namesake west Hamburg neighbourhood.
Bus in Rügen Island

RPNV Buses

RPNV Buses link practically all communities, though service can be sporadic. Fares are according to distance: Binz to Göhren, for example, costs €5.50.
Airport in Sylt

Flughafen Sylt

Sylt's airport is served by Air Berlin and Luthansa, which have flights to major German cities, although mostly around summer weekends.