Institute of

Wood Research


Michaela Höner

Institut für Holzforschung


Leuschnerstraße 91

21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf

Phone: +49 40 73962 601

Fax: +49 40 73962 699



Office Barsbüttel


Haidkrugsweg 1

22885 Barsbüttel

Phone: +49 40 822459 101

Fax: +49 40 822459 199

How to find Hamburg-Bergedorf

Two Thünen Institutes working on forestry and wood science are located in Hamburg-Bergedorf (Leuschnerstraße 91, Telephone: +49 40 73962 0).

Travelling by car

Coming from the north or the south: Autobahn A 1 to the Hamburg-Billstedt exit. From there turn right onto the B 5 towards Bergedorf/Geesthacht, after about 2.5 km (2nd light) turn left into the Reinbeker Redder Straße, then after 1 km left into the Korachstraße (2nd street on the right) and then right into the Leuschnerstraße. The entrance of the Thünen location is 600 meters further on, on the right hand side.

Building plan Bergedorf

Travelling by train

Hamburg Hauptbahnhof (main train station), then take the S2 tram line (towards Bergedorf) or the S21 (towards Aumühle) to the Bergedorf station. Travel time is about 20 Minutes.
Within Hamburg, you can also reach the Leuschnerstraße by bus (Line 234, Plettenbergstraße bus stop).

  • Travel Information for the German Railroad is available here.
  • Bus/U-/S-schedules and information for Hamburg can be found here.