Wedel is a city in the west of Hamburg. Wedel has a population of roughly 38,000. It is located at the Elbe.
Wedel is situated on the right bank of the Elbe, approximately 17 km (11 mile), west of Hamburg.
Wedel is connected to the S-Bahn "S1" railway-system of Hamburg).
Wedel has not an own airport, but nearby in Hamburg is a major airport.
Public transport in Wedel relies on buses alone.
- The main tourist attraction is the "Willkommhöft Schiffsbegrüßungsanlage" in "Wedel Schulau" at the river "Elbe".
A lot of shops are located at the "Bahnhofstraße".