Schierke in detail
Bus 257 connects Schierke with Wernigerode (€3.10, 30 to 45 minutes) on a regular, scheduled timetable.
Driving from the west, take the B27 from Braunlage and turn off at Elend. From Wernigerode, take Friedrichstrasse.
Narrow-gauge railway services operated by Harzer Schmalspurbahnen run between Wernigerode and Schierke (single/return €12/18, one hour).