Bremerhaven is the cruise port to Bremen, Germany. The port is located on the east side of Weser estuary on Germany's North Sea coast.
Bremerhaven was established in 1827 as a shipping port for Bremen - approx 40 ml (65 km) downstream Weser River to the south with medieval flavour, narrow streets and gabled houses. From Bremerhaven it's possible to visit Hamburg, founded by Charlemagne more than 1000 years ago.
The port of Bremerhaven is the 16th-largest container shipping port in the world and fourth-largest in Europe - with 5 million TEUs of cargo handled annually. In addition, over 1,35 million cars are imported or exported per year via Bremerhaven, which imports and exports more cars than any other European city (excepting Rotterdam in Holland). A new panamax-sized lock was opened in 2011, replacing the 1897 Kaiserschleuse, back then the world's biggest lock.
Highlights: Bremen, Hamburg
Bremerhaven cruise terminal
Cruise ships in Bremerhaven port dock at the passenger terminal "Columbus Cruise Center". Located just 2 km (1,2 ml) from the city center, this is one of the world's most modern and advanced cruise ship terminals.
- Bremerhaven Bus (bus line) offers direct shuttle transfers between the port's train station and the cruise ship terminal (~10 min drive). Bus schedules are according to the cruise ship scheduled arrivals/departures times.
- At the cruise terminal's main entrance there is a taxi rank. Taxi ride to the city is about 5 min.
- Road signs to the terminal have written "Kreuzfahrt Terminal".
- The Bremerhaven Airport is about 15 min from the passenger terminal.
The Bremerhaven cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany.
If you lose the Bremerhaven location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Bremerhaven cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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