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Alster Cruise Boat Trip

Ticket to the Alster Tours, with historic steamboat free of charge in the City Pass - save up to 20.00€.


Choose between three different tours: Alster round trip with Rondeelteich, Alster canal tour or Alster museum tour.

Departure Alster Cruise

Alster tours

4 March 2023 to 31 October 2023: daily, 10.45 a.m., 12:45 p.m. and on 2:45 p.m., from Jungfernstieg, Pier 4

You don't need to queue at the ticket booth, you can get directly on the ship with your City Pass ticket

Opening hours November and December 2023:

In November there are Friday, Saturday and Sunday Alster round trips at the following times:
11:15 a.m.: Alster canal cruise
14:00 h: Alster round trip w. Rondeelteich pond
15:30 h: Alster canal cruise 

From December 1 to December 23, the following schedule applies daily:
11:15 a.m.: Alster canal trip
14:00: Alster round trip with Rondeelteich
15:30: Alster-Advent trip (corresponds to the Alster canal trip)

Between 27 December and 30 December the following times apply:
11:15am: Alster canal trip
14:00h: Alster round trip w. Rondeelteich
15:30h: Alster canal cruise 

From 01 January to 01 March 2024 there will be no trips (winter break). 

Admission fee Alster Cruise

Adult (16+): Alster round trip (€20.00),Child (3-15 years): Alster round trip (€4.00)

Ticket Alster Cruise

You will get the ticket for the Alster Cruise with your Hamburg City Pass.

Address Alster Cruise

Departure "Alsterdampfschifffahrt" at Jungfernstieg Pier 4
20354 Hamburg
+49 (0)40 79204833

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Direction Alster Cruise

U1, U2, U4 to Jungfernstieg
S1, S2, S3 to Jungfernstieg
Bus 3, 4, 5, 34, 37, 109 to Jungfernstieg 

Special conditions of use

English guidebooks are available on board.

No tours: 24 – 26 December, 1 January – approx. end March

Please note: The company is "Alsterdampfschifffahrt". 

Note: Only included if the Alsterdampfer runs. As the ship is over 150 years old, technical services and breakdowns might occur on short notice and lead to temporary unavailabilty. Please check always actual departure times on https://www.alsterdampfer.de

You don´t need to queue at the ticket shop, you can go with your City Pass direct on board at Jungfernstieg Pier 4

Information Alster Lake Tour on a Steamship

Get on board on the oldest steamship in the Alster Lake (operational since 1876)! This tour starts at Jungfernstieg and journeys through the Inner Alster, under the Lombardsbrücke, and into the Outer Alster. Here you will cruise past elegant villas along the Harvestehuder Banks on your way back to Jungfernstieg. Warning: Due to technical difficulties, tours can be cancelled.

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