How to get there

The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg is directly across from Hamburg’s Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) in the Hamburg city centre.

By public transport

Rapid transit system (S-Bahn): all services, get off at "Hauptbahnhof"; Underground: all services, get off at "Hauptbahnhof Süd" or "Hauptbahnhof Nord". Information on services and fares in the Hamburg Public Transport Association HVV is available under Tel. 0049-(0)40-19449 or at

By train

Arrival from outside Hamburg by train: get off at "Hamburg Hauptbahnhof".  We recommend using the numerous Park-and-Ride-stations on the periphery of Hamburg. Timetable information for rail travel can be obtained from Tel. 0049-(0)180/59966 33 or at

By car

The autobahns A1, A7 and A24 all have a junction leading to the inner city from East and West; the A1 from the South leads directly into the city centre (signposted), to Central Station and thus directly to the MKG.
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There are many multi-storey car parks in the inner city of Hamburg which can be easily found by following the parking guidance system. Right next to the MKG you can find the Hühnerposten car park (about 3 minutes on foot).