Travel info

By plane

Hannover Airport is only 60km away, Hamburg Airport lies within a distance of 220km from Braunschweig. Both airports have good railway and motorway connections.

Airport shuttle

Enjoy a particularly comfortable service: the airport transfer from Hannover Airport offered by the city marketing Braunschweig. It takes you from the airport Hannover to your hotel or convention and back to the airport again. Please click here to make a reservation.

Hannover Transfer also offers an airport shuttle service. Have a look at the comapny's website (German) or contact it directly via phone (+49 511 9772672) or email


By car

Braunschweig is located at the A 2 motorway between Hanover in the west and Magdeburg in the east. The A 391 west tangent linking the A 39 and A 2 provides access to Braunschweig city centre within minutes. The A 39 runs from Wolfsburg via Braunschweig to Salzgitter and the A 7. Find a map here.


By train

Deutsche Bahn serves Braunschweig with fast IC/ICE and EC connections. The main railway station is on the outskirts of the city centre. The pedestrian zone can be reached in 20 minutes by foot. Trams, buses and taxis leave from the railway station forecourt and take you to the city centre in just a few minutes.


By bus

Various intercity coach operators offer connections to Braunschweig from all over Germany. You can take a coach to and from Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt or Munich, for example.