Hamburg

👥 Population: 1.8 million

🕑 Time Zone: Central European Time (CET): UTC +1

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🏠 Where to live
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🚈 Getting around
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Hamburg is a major port city in the north of Germany. Having been a major centre of trade within the world, today it is a modern, cool, international city. A lot of Hamburg's charm lies within its classy architecture.

Weather

The weather in Hamburg is classed as oceanic. It has 4 distinct seasons featuring warm summers, cold winters, and crisp autumn and spring. Summers are 18°C on average and winters are 0°C.

Where to live

Altstadt/St. Pauli/St. Georg: Central, good for first timers. Vibrant, many restaurants, bars and clubs. Multi ethnic and LGBTQ friendly.

Altona-Altstadt and Altona Nord: Historical sites, green spaces. Good for families, more laid back.

Useful resources

Immo Scout 24

eBay Kleinanzeigen

Craigslist

Wohnungs Boerse

WG-Gesucht

Sublet

Homelike

Wunderflats

Hostelworld

Airbnb

Booking.com

Groceries

Markets

Isemarkt

Bio-Wochenmarkt (Spritzenplatz)

Wochenmarkt Grossneumarkt

Supermarkets

Rewe

LIDL

ALDI

EDEKA

Getting around

From airport

Hamburg Airport

Method: Bus, train, taxi

Within

HVV

Methods: S-Bahn (rail), U-Bahn (underground), Bus, Ferry

Uber available

❌ no, use Blacklane and local taxis instead.

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