Contact and directions

From the airport:

The airport is approximately 15–20 minutes from the city centre by car. The S1 train leaves the airport for the main railway station every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 minutes.
Taxi fare to the Goethe-Institut: approximately €23.00

From the railway station:

The institute is just a short walk from the main station (see map).

By car:

Follow the signs for “Stadtmitte“ / “Hauptbahnhof“. You can park at one of the many car parks near the Goethe-Institut.
Latest news
Due to the dynamic developments around Covid-19, all Goethe-Instituts in Germany will be closed to the public with immediate effect.
We are still available for you by phone (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.) and email.

Opening hours Goethe-Institut Hamburg

Office hours
Mondays – Thursdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.