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IMEKO 2024

XXIV World Congress

26–29 August 2024 | Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg Landungsbrücken

The Flow

Boundless Connectivity

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Plane in the air

Take a Flight

to Hamburg

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Hamburg at night

Everything is Flowing

in Hamburg

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Hamburg Landungsbrücken and S-Bahn

Reliable Rides in and

Throughout Hamburg

Hamburg underground station

Go Underground

Beneath Hamburg

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Inside Hamburg airport

Be Part of

IMEKO 2024 in Hamburg

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No matter where in the world you come from, you can reach Hamburg quickly and safely via one of the 130 directly approached airports. And once you have arrived in Hamburg, countless buses, trains and ferries ensure that you reliably reach everything you want to discover. You will experience: besides the Hamburg rivers Alster und Elbe everything else is in flow this City.

Airport, trains, undergrounds and rapid transits provide fast and reliable rides to and throughout the Hamburg region—whatever the traffic conditions on the roads may be like. On top of this there is a network of buses and ferries with easily understandable information at many stations.

Underground and rapid transit services (U and S) keep running through the night in the Hamburg urban area at weekends. This city keeps moving.

Hamburg international Airport, Helmut Schmidt (HAM), is located within city limits and offers a train connection of only 20 minutes to its downtown area. Hamburg Airport welcomes 37,000 passengers per day. Be one of them and join IMEKO World Congress in this amazing metropolis!


In cooperation with the Hamburg Transport Association (HVV), the Hamburg Convention Bureau provides a special offer for you using public local transport as part of IMEKO 2024.

The Flow—Connectivity in Figures
Hamburg Local Transport HVV map iconchain link icon
HVV users an average working day2.6 million
Rapid transit / regional rail lines / ferries770
Stations / stops10.184
HVV service area8,616 km2
Lines / routes763
Vehicles / rolling stock / ferries4,454
Hamburg Central Station (German abbrev. Hbf)
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OpeningDecember 6, 1906
Travelers and visitors per day550,000
Size50,000 sqm
Long-distance / local trains daily800
Suburban trains1,200
In Europe, it has the highest frequency
next to the Gare du Nord station in Paris
Hamburg International Airport (HAM), “Helmut Schmidt” chain link icon
Passengers in 201917.31 million
Employees total 20192.112
Revenue 2019274.8 million
Airlines 201565
Aircraft movements160.650
Capacity passengers terminal 13,9 million
Capacity passengers terminal 24,1 million