The Bremen Flughafen (tel. 0421/55950; www.airport-bremen.de) lies only 3km (2 miles) southeast of the city center (take S-Bahn 5). It is used mainly as a commuter airport for flights within Germany.
Bremen has excellent rail connections with leading German cities. Its Hauptbahnhof lies on major rail lines, including Hamburg-Bremen-Osnabrück-Münster and Hannover-Bremen-Bremerhaven. Thirty trains arrive daily from Hamburg (trip time: 1 hr.), 35 trains from Hannover (trip time: 1 hr.), 13 trains from Berlin (trip time: 5 hr.), and 50 trains from Frankfurt (trip time: 4 hr., 15 min.). For information call tel. 01805/996633 (www.bahn.de).
Rail travel to Bremen is far more efficient, but the city does have some bus links to other towns. Call tel. 0421/5596333 for information. The bus station is in front of the railway station.
Access by car is via the A7 Autobahn east and west and the A27 north and south.
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