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Welcome to Hamburg International Boat Show

Unlimited love of water sports – that is a something you can see and feel in Hamburg, when hanseboot opens again in autumn 2017. The Hamburg Boat Show, located in the vicinity of the North Sea and Baltic Sea and major inland waters. This year it has more variety than ever.

More sailing sport, more motor boats, more trend sports, more premieres and more expert forums. With numerous attractions for visitors from the whole of Europe. Meet the market leaders and opinion leaders of the industry. Get in touch with customers who are keen on watersports and ready to buy. There is more space than ever before for yacht builders and dealers, designers, outfitters and charterers to present their ideas – in the most modern exhibition halls with 70,000 square metres of exhibition space, for a complete maritime experience.

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Facts & Figures

Exhibitors 2016520 from 20 nations
Visitors 2016about 68.000
Boats and Yachts450


Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH
-Project management hanseboot-
Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg

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About hanseboot

Hamburg is northern Germany's leading city, and with its maritime flair and cosmopolitan character, it is also the perfect home port for hanseboot. Some 72,000 boating enthusiasts take part in the activities offered by the metropolitan region's numerous water sports clubs, with 165 pleasure boat marinas providing the ideal setting for all boat fans.

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Be there for the meeting of the world of watersports. We look forward to your participation. Everything you need to know for registration is available here.

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A full-service provider; HMC has a wealth of experience organising and staging domestic and international exhibitions and conferences. Our highly versed and motivated service team delivers outstanding service in all areas. A wide range of services can also be accessed via our online service centre.

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Technical Information

Our service team is on hand to advise and support you with any additional technical information that you may need regarding applications and approvals, set up and dismantling and delivery of exhibits. Advice on parking and traffic regulations is also available.

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Our experience shows that many questions can be answered by checking out our extensive library of frequently asked questions. We recommend that you check here prior to contacting our service team.

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Our project team in Hamburg and abroad is on hand to help and happy to answer any queries that you may have. We welcome direct contact, or contact via our online form.

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The event organiser: Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH is offering you a special deal in cooperation with Deutsche Bahn for a relaxed and convenient journey to hanseboot Hamburg.

With the Event Ticket, you travel to and from your destination with Deutsche Bahn long-distance services with 100% green power. The electricity needed for your journey is generated entirely from renewable sources.

Rail travel

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From the Airport, take S-Bahn S1 towards Wedel, and get off at Hamburg Central Station (Hauptbahnhof). Change across the platform to take S-Bahn S21 or S31, taking you to Dammtor (1 stop) or Sternschanze (2 stops).

From Dammtor station, it is just a few minutes walk to CCH or to the East Entrance of the Hamburg Fair site.

From Sternschanze station, it is just a few minutes walk to the Central Entrance.

Travel time: travel by S-Bahn from the Airport to the Hamburg Fair or to the main entrance of CCH takes about 25 minutes.

Air Travel

How to get there

The Hamburg Fair site is easy to get by all means of transport. It is centrally located, with good transport connections, at the centre of Hamburg and in sight of Hamburg Dammtor InterCity rail station. Select your desired mode of transport, for fast and reliable travel.

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