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 does not have its own airport, but the airport of Hamburg that offers a number of international and intercontinental connections is close by .
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".