Useful Information Hamburg CARD

Enjoy free public transport and up to 50% discounts on museums, musicals and tourist attractions with the Hamburg CARD and Hamburg CARD Local.​​​​​​ ​


Hamburg CARD ─ Save Money with the Hamburg CARD

Explore the city at great prices with the Hamburg CARD

A city like Hamburg wants to be discovered - on land and by water. Whether you're looking for a classic harbour tour or a tour of the Alster, want to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Speicherstadt or Miniaturwunderland, or have a hankering to see a musical or go to the theatre, Hamburg offers you a wide range of sights and activities throughout the city. What could be better than using the well-developed public transport network of the hvv for your own personal discovery tour at the competitive prices offered by the Hamburg CARD?

The Hamburg CARD helps you can get around the city easily, conveniently and flexibly while receiving discounts on harbour cruises, museums, theatres, city tours and many of the city's most popular sights. In good weather - or with the right clothing! - you can also explore the city with the Hamburg CARD at reduced prices on a rented bike or e-bike. And if you are running late or would like to drive to a destination one your own, the Hamburg CARD also offers car sharing at particularly favourable prices.

You can book the Hamburg CARD as an individual or as a group for one or more days.

Here is an overview of the discounts Hamburg CARD users can look forward to:

  • Free travel on the Hamburg public transport network (hvv) by bus, train & harbour ferries
  • Harbour, Alster and city tours: up to 28% discount
  • Sights and museums: up to 50% discount
  • Musicals*, trade fairs, and theatre*: up to 35% discount
  • Conveniently print out at home or as a mobile ticket via SMS on your smartphone or as a digital ticket in the 'Hamburg - Erleben & Sparen' App

*Remaining tickets for regular performances at the box office

An overview of the participating companies and further information in German and English can be downloaded as a PDF flyer: Hamburg CARD Flyer.

Potential savings

With the Hamburg CARD, you will be saving money during your stay in no time at all. The low surcharge compared to a standard hvv public transport card opens up considerable savings potential.

An example**:

With Hamburg CARDWithout Hamburg CARD
Hamburg CARD€11.90€0.00
hvv ticket€0.00€8.80
Grand harbour tour€18.00€25.00
Hamburg Dungeon admission€21.34€28.00

** Prices valid for adults as of 03/24. Subject to change.

Hamburg CARD incl. local transportDay pass2-day pass3-day pass4-day pass5-day pass
Group ticket (valid for up to 5 people of any age)€20.90€37.90€52.90€69.90€86.90

Where to buy the Hamburg CARD

You can buy the Hamburg CARD online from us or at one of these locations:

  • Tourist Information stand (Hauptbahnhof, Dammtorbahnhof, Hafen, Flughafen)
  • hvv ticket machines
  • hvv services points
  • 'Hamburg – Erleben & Sparen' App
  • Many hotels und hostels
  • Travel agencies
  • Advance booking offices
  • Hamburg Tourismus GmbH                      wishes you a memorable stay in our beautiful Hanseatic city!

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