Location and opening hours of HafenCity University Hamburg

Location | Postal address

HafenCity Universität Hamburg
Henning-Voscherau-Platz 1
20457 Hamburg


Main building (Henning-Vorscherau-Platz 1)

Entrance West:
Monday to Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. (controlled access with HCU-Card from 7 p.m.)
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. (controlled access with HCU-Card)
We are closed on Holidays and Sundays.

Entrance East (Subway):
Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
We are closed on Holidays and Sundays.


Student learning areas at "Märchenwelten" (Grandeswerderstrasse 5):

Monday to Saturday  (except Thursday): 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. (first come, first serve)
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. (ground floor is reserved for drafting classes)
We are closed on Holidays and Sundays. 


Student learning areas in the Campus Tower:

24/7 with the Campus Tower card


The opening hours of the Mensa and the Cafeteria can be found on the page of the Studierendenwerkes.


Nearest train station: Hamburg main station, 25 minutes by foot
Public transport: U4, station "HafenCity Universität" or BUS line 111, stop "Shanghaiallee


The underground parking garage of HCU is not a public garage. Therefore, no parking spaces can be offered for guests and students (exception: severely handicapped students, mark "aG").

If you arrive by car, please use the public garages at Hongkongstraße 6a or Überseeallee 3:

Elbarkaden underground car park (Hongkongstraße 6a, 20457 Hamburg), 220 spaces (5 spaces for people with disabilities) - open 24 hrs a day.

Überseequartier underground car park (Überseeallee 3, 20457 Hamburg), 420 spaces (8 spaces for people with disabilities) - open 24 hours a day


Download: Lageplan (PDF)