How to get to Le Meridien Hotel Hamburg, Aussenalster
Le Méridien Hotel Hamburg, Alster: Hamburg at its loveliest
Le Méridien Hamburg is situated on the banks of the peaceful Aussenalster Lake and offers impressive views across the water and of the skyline of Hamburg - an ideal base for your own tours of discovery. The many theatres, musical stages, the UNESCO world heritage sites Speicherstadt and Kontorhausviertel and the opera house are all within easy reach of the Le Méridien Hamburg. The wide variety of interesting performances is very popular with international audiences.
Our hotel is situated at the heart of the city, which means all important places of interest in Hamburg are just a few minutes away. This also applies to the conference and exhibition centre, the trade fair grounds, the business district and the port on the Elbe, as well as the many nightclubs on the Reeperbahn, which Hamburg is so famous for. If you are just arriving or when the time comes to leave, the hotel is a few minutes by car from the airport and motorway and a short distance from the train station.
Arriving by car
A7/A1 from the south:
At the Maschener Kreuz junction, take the A1 towards Lübeck/Berlin until reaching the Hamburg-Süd motorway junction and from there take the A255 towards the city centre. After crossing the Elbbrücken bridges over the River Elbe, take a left after roughly 1 km and turn into the Amsinckstraße. Follow this road for a further 2 km towards the city centre. Follow the signs for the central train station (Hauptbahnhof), take a right and then continue in the right-hand lane. Continue past the central station and after the "Kunsthalle" gallery take a right into the road "An der Alster". Please keep in the right-hand lane because the road splits here. After some 200 metres you will reach the Le Méridien Hamburg.
A1/A24 from the north/east:
At the Hamburg-Ost motorway junction head towards Hamburg-Jenfeld. The motorway ends in Hamburg-Horn and here you should take the 2nd exit towards the city centre. Take the Sievekingsallee-Bürgerweide following signs for the city centre, take a right towards the "Alsterschwimmhalle" and continue straight on into the Wallstraße. When you can see the Alster inlet, take a left into the road "An der Alster". The hotel awaits on the left-hand side. Continue to the next junction and make a u-turn at the traffic island. Please keep in the right-hand lane because the road splits here. After some 200 metres you will reach the Le Méridien Hamburg.
Parking — Underground parking à € 5,50 per hour, after 5 hours € 29 per day. Valet Parking service for an additional fee of € 3.
Arriving by train or plane
Arriving by Train
At Hauptbahnhof (central station) take the exit Wandelhalle / Kirchenallee and turn left into Kirchenallee. At the traffic lights on the crossing of Ernst-Merck-Straße / Lange Reihe you follow the right turn of the main street into Lange Reihe. After 250 meters turn left into Gurlittstraße and follow the street. At the end of Gurlittstraße turn left into An der Alster and you will reach Le Méridien Hotel Hamburg - directly seated at the Alster.
Arriving by Airplane
- Take S1 (direction Wedel/Blankenese) and get off at Hamburg Main Station. From there it's about 10 minutes by foot to the hotel. At Hauptbahnhof (central station) take the exit Wandelhalle / Kirchenallee and turn left into Kirchenallee. At the traffic lights on the crossing of Ernst-Merck-Straße / Lange Reihe you follow the right turn of the main street into Lange Reihe. After 250 meters turn left into Gurlittstraße and follow the street. At the end of Gurlittstraße turn left into An der Alster and you will reach the Le Méridien Hamburg after a view meters.
- This journey takes about 30 minutes. cost per journey: Approx. € 3
Arriving by Taxi
- Taxis can be found outside the arrivals terminal at all times.
- The journey time is roughly 30 minutes. Cost per journey: Approx. € 30.
Distances to Public Transports
The closest station for underground and suburban lines is located right at the city's main train station, 10 minute by foot from the hotel. Taxi are often available right in front of the hotel. The nearest motorway is simple to reach and 24,9 kilometres away. Hamburg airport is 9,9 kilometres away, or approximately 30 minutes by surburban train.