Hamburg Cruise Center Altona

This cruise terminal was ceremonially inaugurated in June 2011. With its glass facade, the single-storey terminal building blends perfectly into the architectural “string of pearls” along the Elbe.

Important Contacts

Touristical Services, Check-In, Hosties ...

Berth Reservation, Vessel Attendance, Crew Handling ...

Port Management, Port Infrastructure ...

Stevedoring, Luggage, Logistics, Security ...

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Berth Information

No. of Berths: 


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Indoor Operational Area: 


Max. length: 

300.00 m

Max. Depth (based on Mean Low Water): 

10.5 m

Max. Air Draught: 

no limits

Boarding Facilities: 

  • Passenger Boarding Bridge (PBB)

Shore Gangways on request: 

  • Yes

Shore Side Electricity: 

  • From 2015 on

Terminal Information

Waste Disposal: 

  • Yes

Fresh Water Supply: 

  • Yes

Grey Water Disposal: 

  • Yes


  • Yes

ISPS certified: 

  • Yes


  • Yes

Pilotage Service: 

  • Yes

Tender Facilities: 

  • Not applicable

Nautical Approach

The distance to the North Sea is 70 sea miles. There are no bridges nor locks on the way. The average cruising time is 6,5 hours.

Terminal Operator

Terminal Owner

Compliance to EU Passenger Rights


Following a proposal made by the Commission in December 2008 the Council and the European Parliament adopted on 24 November 2010 Regulation 1177/2010 concerning rights of passengers when travelling by sea and inland waterway. The Regulation was published on 17 December 2010 in the Official Journal of the EU and its provisions will apply as from 18 December 2012.

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Event Rental

For event rentals please contact the following company:

Maison van den Boer Deutschland GmbH
Adolphplatz 1
20457 Hamburg
+49 (0)40 361 38 379

More Information

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  • Altona