Skip Navigation
Deutsche Version
How to reach us
Home - How to reach us

How to reach us


Visiting and postal address

European XFEL GmbH
Holzkoppel 4
22869 Schenefeld, Germany

Phone: +49 40 8998-6006
Fax: +49 40 8998-1905

By public transport

  • From Hamburg Airport (approx. 1 hour 15 minutes; 3.20 €), Hamburg Hbf. (approx. 1 hour, 3.20 €), or Bf. Altona (approx. 35 minutes; 3.20 €)
    • Take S-Bahn S1 in the direction of Wedel to Iserbrook.
    • Go on with MetroBus 285 in the direction of Bf. Pinneberg to Schenefeld, Aneken.
    • Continue in the direction of travel down Osterbrooksweg, and take a right turn at Holzkoppel (approx. 5 min walking).

Please note that the MetroBus 285 runs rather infrequently. You can check departure and arrival times at

By taxi

  • From Hamburg Airport (approx. 35–40 minutes; approx. 40 €)
  • From Hamburg Hbf. (approx. 30–35 minutes; approx. 35 €)
  • From Altona train station (approx. 20–25 minutes; approx. 30 €)

By car

  • Arriving from the north:
    • On motorway A7 southbound, exit onto A23 at interchange 25 (Dreieck HH-Nordwest), and use the right lane to follow signs for A23 toward Husum / Heide.
    • Take exit 19 (Halstenbek / Rellingen) toward Rellingen / Halstenbek / Schenefeld / Pbg.-Waldenau.
    • Turn right onto Halstenbeker Weg and continue on the road for approximately 5.5 km.
    • Take a slight right onto Blankeneser Chaussee, and then turn left onto Osterbrooksweg. Holzkoppel will be the next right turn.
  • Arriving from the south:
    • On motorway A7 northbound, take exit 28 (HH-Bahrenfeld).
    • Turn left onto Osdorfer Weg / B431 (toward Wedel / Osdorf) and continue on the road for approx. 5.5 km.
    • Turn right onto Schenefelder Landstraße and continue on the road for approx. 1.8 km.
    • Turn right onto Osterbrooksweg, and Holzkoppel will be the next right turn.