Alter Elbtunnel

Old Elbe Tunnel

Useful Information

The port of Hamburg at the Elbe, the Elbtunnel crosses this port undergound.
Location: Hamburg St. Pauli, Landungsbrücken. Public transport: U3, S1, S3, Station Landungsbrücken
Open: For pedestrians: around the clock.
For cars: Mon-Fri 5:30-20, Sat 5:30-16:30.
Fee: For pedestrians: free.
For cars: DM 2,50.
Classification: SubterraneaTunnel
Light: electric
Dimension: L=448,50m, D=23,50 m
Guided tours:  
Address: Alter Elbtunnel, Bei den St. Pauli-Landungsbrücken, 20359 Hamnburg-St. Pauli.
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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1907 construction started.
1911 inuguration


Inside the Elbtunel.

Alter Elbtunnel Gallery