Arrival and departure

Various train stations along the route, including:

  • Bremen
  • Osterholz-Scharmbeck
  • Bremervörde
  • Stade
  • Cuxhaven
  • Bremerhaven

Bike and bus:

The Elbe-Radwanderbus shuttle bus in the holiday region of Altes Land am Elbstrom: a bus with a cycle trailer that runs along the Elbe river at weekends and on bank holidays from April to 3 October.

The specifics of the tour

Schedule for the transporter bridge across the Oste:

April and October: hourly, 12 pm to 4 pm, Sat, Sun and bank holidays: hourly from 11 am to 5 pm

Mai and September: Hourly from 11 am to 5 pm (including Sat, Sun and bank holidays)

June, July, August: Every 30 minutes, 10 am to 6 pm

Schedule for the Gräpel cable ferry:

01.05. - 15.10.: Monday-Friday plus weekends and bank holidays: 10 am to 7 pm. When the ferry is not running, please take an alternative route!