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By Air

The nearest airport is Hannover Airport which is a main international airport with regular flights from all over the world. The airport is situated in Langenhagen which is 11 kilometres to the north of Hannover centre and has easy access to the autobahn. Hermannsburg is approximately 70 kilometres from Hannover airport with an estimated driving time of 75 minutes. Hannover airport is also accessible by a combination of trains, buses and taxis. Other options are the international airports of Bremen and Hamburg. 

By Public Transportation

Via Deutsche Bahn and Metronom there are connections to the railway stations in Celle or Unterlüß.

From Celle train station you can drive
- either by bus to Schlossplatz Celle; from there a bus (line 200) runs to Hermannsburg (bus stop in Hermannsburg: "Christianschule" or - if this is not the case - "Ortsmitte"),
- or by Metronom to Unterlüß and from there by bus, car or taxi to Hermannsburg (see below).

From Unterlüß train station you can either get to Hermannsburg by private car or by bus (line 260; bus stop in Hermannsburg: "Christianschule/FIT" or - if this is not the case - "Sägenförth") or by taxi.

Va lines 200 and 260 there are also connections from Hermannsburg to Celle and Unterlüß.

Furthermore Hermannsburg is connected via CeBus to the towns Bergen (line 210) and Faßberg/Müden (line 220).


Some bus connections from and to Hermannsburg are only operated as "Bürgerbus" = citizen bus (BB; max. 8 seats) or by "Anruf-Linien-Fahrt" = call line (ALF; telephone registration under 05141 - 2788200 to 59 min. before departure required)!

At the station Unterlüß and in Hermannsburg there are usually no taxis waiting; the taxi has to be ordered in advance at the taxi companies in Unterlüß or Hermannsburg. Since in the evening the taxi companies can only be reached very limited by telephone, it is recommended to order the taxi in time and before 18.00 o'clock. Let us know in due time before if we can help you with the taxi order.

Students, who are enrolled at FIT, can use the semester ticket for some local trains. For details check here: Students, AStA, semester ticket & more

M.A. students receive a semester ticket from the University Göttingen for the train that takes them from Unterlüß to Göttingen and back (travel time about 2 hours). The FIT provides for their transportation to and from the train station in Unterlüß.

By Car

Anfahrt nach Hermannsburg

Hermannsburg is 28 kilometres from the nearest autobahn, but is located near the main B3 route which runs from north to south.

Travelling from the north (Hamburg), after leaving the highway A7 at Soltau Süd (45), you take the B3 to Bergen. From there, road signs will direct you to Hermannsburg.

If you drive from Hannover or Brunswick (Braunschweig) to Celle, please stay on the B3 in the dircetion of Soltau/Hamburg. In the village Groß Hehlen, a sign will direct you to Hermannsburg. Follow the L 240 to Hermannsburg.

If you drive on the B4 coming from Gifhorn or Uelzen, once you have arrived in the village Sprakensehl, follow the sign to Unterlüß. In Unterlüß, a sign will direct you to Hermannsburg.

Moving in and around Hermannsburg

The best way to get around in Hermannsburg is by bike, which is very popular in this region.


Bus Connections

Unterlüß railway station - Hermannsburg: Line 260
- Departure Unterlüß:
  Station Bahnhof
- Exit Hermannsburg: 
  Station "Christianschule/FIT"
  or "Sägenförth"

Celle -  Hermannsburg:
Line 200
- Departure Celle:
  Stop Schlossplatz/Museum
- Exit Hermannsburg:
  or "Ortsmitte"

Further information (route maps, timetables, connection search): www.cebus-celle.de.

Telephone information: 05141 2788864.

Website CeBus