• Open tidal port
  • Total area port of Hamburg 87 km²
  • 60 port basins
  • Approx. 46 km quays and jetties
  • 367 berths
  • 156 bridges thereof 9 moveable
  • 80 nautical miles from the Elbe P/S to Hamburg pilot
  • Approx. 7 to 8 hours passage time from Elbe P/S to Hamburg pilot, depending on the tide
  • Max. 14,40 m water depth at average low water / freshwater
  • Max. 12,80 m manoeuvring draft for vessels at average low
    water / freshwater
  • 3,40 m average tidal difference

For detailed information about the port of Hamburg, its berths and their
restrictions, infrastructure etc. our agency staff will be pleased to assist you. Tel.: +49-40-3893995
e-mail: agency [at]

All information is given in good faith but without guarantee.