Sightseeing and Alster tour

Discover the Hamburg city centre on the Line A sightseeing tour and extend the experience with an Alster tour (in English through an audio system). The Alster steamers leave from the Jungfernstieg jetty and head along the shore of the Inner and Outer Alster. Discover the beautiful villas and enjoy the maritime flair of the Hanseatic city from the water.

Departure & duration

Sightseeing tour – Hauptbahnhof/Kirchenallee & St. Pauli Landungsbrücken 1–2 or at the other 27 stops on Line A
Alster tour – Jungfernstieg jetty

Sightseeing tour – uninterrupted, approx. 90 minutes
Alster tour – approx. 60 minutes


Schedule: daily 11am to 4pm every 30 minutes

Plan where to get on, get off or change buses on the Line A sightseeing tour here: Hop on – Hop off Line A & Schedule
Further information on the Alster tour:

Current timetable changes can be viewed here.

Adult € 32.50
Children ages 6 -14 € 18.00
HamburgCard holders* € 30.00
Groups from 10 persons and more (per person) € 30.00
Schoolchildren / students / apprentices / senior citizens ages 65+ € 30.00
Family with children (max. 2 adults and max. 4 children of the family up to 14 years) € 72.00

Price includes:
Day ticket for the Line A sightseeing tour – valid on date of start of tour
Alster tour – for the day of the sightseeing tour or on any of the following two days.
The day ticket for the sightseeing tour is valid for unlimited journeys with the Line A buses on the date of validity.

*As holder of a HamburgCard Group Card, all members of the group receive a discount of € 2.50.
For price reductions, proof of eligibility must be presented: School, student or personal identity card or HamburgCard.
The ticket is non-transferable. Misuse is punishable.

Subject to change without notice.

All tickets can also be purchased directly on our buses!