Arrival by Car


From Hanover take the A7 in the direction of Hamburg / Bremen. Take the Exit 45 in the direction of Soltau Süd, turn right in the direction of Soltau B3 and pass through Soltau. Turn right in the direction of Hamburg until Ahlften and further on the B3 / Harburger Straße. Turn left at the crossing with traffic light in the direction of Neuenkirchen K24 and pass through Wolterdingen. Then turn right in the direction of Schneverdingen. Then turn left at the first street in the direction of Schülern. Pass through Reimerdingen, until on the Reimerdingerstraße you see on your left the sign with the number 18. When you turn in there, you will have reached the Milarepa Retreat Center.


Take the A7 from Hamburg in the direction of Hanover to Exit A7 / Bispingen in the direction of Schneverdingen / Behringen. Turn right into the Seestraße / L 211 and go 1.5 km further. Now turn left into the Heberer Straße / L 211 ab and go another 3 km. Keep to the left so that you stay on the L 170. Pass by the traffic circle and go, keeping left, about 5.3 km until you come to the Mühlenstraße /K26. Turn left into the Hemsener Weg / K26 / K33. Go about 350 m further and turn right into the Langeloher Straße / K 26. Drive about 2 km further and then turn left into the Reimerdinger Straße. The Milarepa Retreat Center has the house number 18 and is on the right side of the street.



Arrival by Plane


Take the S-Bahn (subway) line S1 to Hamburg-Hauptbahnhof (central train station). 
Continue from Hamburg-Hauptbahnhof with the Metronom ( or the Deutsche Bahn (DB) ( to Buchholz. From there take the direct train Heidesprinter ( (Track 11) to Schneverdingen.

Take the S-Bahn (subway) or a taxi to the nearby station of Langenhagen-Mitte, and then the direct train Heidesprinter ( to Schneverdingen. (Duration about 1 hour 45 min).


Arrival by Train

In Hamburg, the S-Bahn line  will take you in 10 minute intervals and with only 25 minutes travel time from the airport to the main train station or vice-versa. The S-Bahn stop “Hamburg Airport (Flughafen)” is directly in front of the terminal and can be comfortably and quickly reached by elevators, escalators or stairs.
Ticket price: €3,20
Single, day and group tickets are available from automats by the track or as mobilTickets via the HVV-App.
You will reach Schneverdingen with the Metronom (Track 11) ( from the Hamburg main train station.
Exit the Metronom in Buchholz and change to the local train with the name Erixx ( to Schneverdingen.
The trip takes about 56 minutes.
Single trip about 13,-€, Round trip about 23,-€,



Taxi Phone Numbers for Schneverdingen

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