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Via Airport:

Several airlines offer direct connections to Hamburg Airport “Helmut Schmidt” from all over Europe. International flights connect via major European hubs.

To reach the conference venue please take the S1 (subway) to the main railway station, then proceed with the S3 or the S31 to the station S Harburg Rathaus. You can reach the conference venue within 10 min by foot or bus

For detailed information on public transport visit:


EU nationals do not require a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany. Non-EU nationals may require a visa for stays in Germany. A visa is not required for visits of up to 90 days in an 180‑day period for nationals of those countries for which the European Community has abolished the visa requirement. You will find an overview on visa requirements here:

Table of countries whose citizens require/do not require visas to enter Germany

For more information, please visit the official website of the Federal Foreign Office:

Vaccination recommendations

The Robert Koch Institute publishes an epidemiological bulletin once a year. It includes an official recommendation for vaccination necessities throughout the world including Germany. Please refer to the official website for further information via the link below.


Several hotels grant contingents for the APMS 2017 in Hamburg. Please refer to “APMS 2017” while booking in order to obtain the conditions below. The following hotels granted a contingent for the conference.

Baseler Hof, Neustadt Single room  136 EUR
Double room 156 EUR
(including a 3-day public transportation pass)
30 rooms are available. Please book before 21.07.17.

Hafen Hamburg, St. Pauli

Single and double rooms:
01.09.-03.09. 180 EUR
03.09.-04.09. 130 EUR
04.09.-07.09. 180 EUR
25 rooms are available. Please book before 03.07.17.

Motel One, St. Georg 01.09.-05.09.   79 EUR
05.09.-08.09. 109 EUR
50 rooms are available. Please book before 21.07.17.
Please use the reservation sheet below!
Reservation form
The George, St. Georg Single room:
01.09.-05.09. 147 EUR
06.09.-07.09. 207 EUR
Double room:
01.09.-05.09. 157 EUR
06.09.-07.09. 217 EUR
20 rooms are available. Please book before 31.07.17.
Please use the reservation sheet below!
Reservation form
Novotel Suites, St. Georg Single room (incl. breakfast) 97 EUR
Double room (incl. breakfast) 112 EUR
40 rooms are available. Please book before 31.07.17.

Furthermore, you may choose one of the following hotels:

Luxury class hotels:
Park Hyatt, Hamburg-Altstadt
Hotel Atlantic, St. Georg
Hotel Méridien Hamburg, St. Georg

Upper class hotels:
Hotel Reichshof, St. Georg
Hotel Europäischer Hof, St. Georg
Hotel Marriott, Neustadt
Hotel Renaissance, Neustadt
Hotel Empire Riverside, St. Pauli
Hotel East, St. Pauli

Middle class hotels:
Motel One, Hamburg am Michel
Arcotel Rubin, St. Georg
Raphael Hotel Wälderhaus, Wilhelmsburg
Alster-Hof, Neustadt
Stella Maris, Neustadt