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The Airbus plant Stade is specialised in the production and further development of CFRP-technology in the aerospace industry. The main focus lies in the processing of carbon fibre composite (CFC) material for Airbus productions. The vertical tails for all Airbus aircraft are manufactured here. The components are among the world's largest carbon fibre reinforced structures for commercial aircraft. Also skin panels and small parts are manufactured from carbon fibre materials for the advanced Eurofighter/Typhoon fighter aircraft.

Guided tours at Airbus in Stade are offered for specialist visitors only. Visits must be agreed with the site first before confirmation can be given. The visits are also extremely limited. Please send us the Request form for groups. Please state that the visit is to Stade and describe the technical background of your request.

When do the tours take place?

On Mondays and Thursdays, 10:00 or 14:00.
Duration: 2-2.5 hours
Individual appointments after consultation

Prices for an Exclusive tour in Stade

Prices per TourCategory
€ 398,-Normal price as an inclusive sum
per € 4,-Reduction per pupil/student/pensioner with verification

* For 20 persons at the reduced rate the inclusive sum is 318,-Euro

note:
Minimum age is 14 years, free places for groups are also not granted. 
1 - 20 persons per tour group. Booking for several tour groups possible.

Programme for the works tour in Stade

  • Check-in at the Airbus site gate ( Airbus-Strasse 2, 21684 Stade)
  • Visit to the various production halls in Stade 

(Subject to change), duration approximately 2 hours.

  • Short guided tours or guided tours with special themes

Transport during the site tours in Stade

The tours are in Stade are on foot. A bus or means of transport is not required. The distance is about 1.5 -2 km.

  • Minimum age 14 years (no exceptions).
  • Guided tours are not suitable for wheelchair users and people with mobility problems.
  • Video and audio recordings, as well as mobile phones are not allowed in the factory. Mobile phones are to be switched off throughout the tour.
  • The instructions of the tour guide or works security is always to be followed.
  • During the tour visitors may not leave the group. If you absent yourself from the group and works security have to be involved, you will be charged the costs.
  • At the beginning of the tour identification badges and in some cases a personal audio guide will be issued. At the end of the visit both must be returned to the tour guide fully intact. Should we issue you with an audio device, you can use your own headphones with 3.5 mm jack plug.
  • Touching aircraft components and/or the aircraft is not permitted. Smoking, eating and drinking is not allowed in the halls. Pets are not accepted.
  • Guests who are intoxicated,are alcoholized (0.0 thousandth) or whose safety cannot be guaranteed for other reasons, cannot participate in the tour. The access to the site will be decided Airbus Security.
  • In areas of high noise level with the corresponding blue symbol, the use of ear protection equipment is mandatory. You can get this free of charge via the ear protector dispenser at the appropriate entrances. Airbus/Globetrotter assume no liability for loss of hearing if you do not correctly use this protection.
  • All commercial information of the Airbus group and its business partners which you may receive during the tour is to be kept confidential from third parties. This also applies to internal information, such as for technical and structural equipment, manufacturing methods and procedures.
  • All publications which are available after the factory tour, must be released by Airbus over the Globetrotter Travel Agency GmbH.
  • Airbus as a host and Globetrotter as promoters reserve the right to suspend or cancel tours without replacement even at short notice due to operational or security reasons. No charges will be made in this case, but also no damages can be claimed.

In the event of misconduct or disturbance Airbus/Globetrotter can also remove participants from the site during the tour. Airbus and/or Globetrotter do not accept liability for any damage of property and personal injury

  • Individuals 
  • Groups who, depending on the number of persons, may be allocated to different guides 
  • Minimum age 14 years (without exception) 
  • Valid Passport required!
  • The guided tours are not suitable for wheelchair users and people with mobility problems (stairs must be climbed and no seating is available) 
  • Airbus site tours are not offered for resellers or travel agencies.

Dates for specialist groups in Stade

In Stade guided tours for groups are available from Monday to Friday at 10:00 or 14:00. The availability for dates in Stade will not be displayed online. Please use the request form for this purpose.
In Stade tours are only available for specialist visitors.

In Hamburg  a maximum of only 25 participants is possible per tour guide. In Stade and Bremen a maximum of 20 participants is possible. Should your group consist of more than 20/15 persons, then the participants will be divided into several tour groups. Depending on circumstances on the day the tours can be either in parallel or staggered. In the case of small groups or single reservations we reserve the right to add additional participants to the group.  If you would like to have an exclusive group you can request this. 

Booking several part-groups/tours

When a booking is made for several part-groups you can request different starting times from us. We will check this  depending on the daily situation and tour types.
For reservations of more than 20/25 places on guided tours for individuals we always recommend first booking 20/25 places on one tour and then additional places. Thus you have the advantage that only on one tour are other guests booked.

You have the possibility to book a guided tour as an Exclusive Group. Then you can pay a flat rate for the maximum allowed number of participants for that tour. Your tour will not be filled with other people and you remain alone with your participants. Verified price reductions will be taken into account.

You have the possibility to book a guided tour as an Exclusive Group. Then you can pay a flat rate for the maximum allowed number of participants for that tour. Your tour will not be filled with other people and you remain alone with your participants. Verified price reductions will be taken into account.

Booking several part-groups/tours

When a booking is made for several part-groups you can request different starting times from us. We will check this  depending on the daily situation and tour types.
For reservations of more than 20/25 places on guided tours for individuals we always recommend first booking 20/25 places on one tour and then additional places. Thus you have the advantage that only on one tour are other guests booked.

In addition to German, guided tours are also available in English and French. Should you wish the tour to take place in French or English, this must be notified in advance.

Note that for the reduced rates a verification will be carried out and in its absence the normal price is to be paid. The normal price is also applicable for pre-booked "spare places".

Prices for an Exclusive tour in Stade

Prices per TourCategory
€ 398,-Normal price as an inclusive sum
per € 4,-Reduction per pupil/student/pensioner with verification

* For 20 persons at the reduced rate the inclusive sum is 318,-Euro

note:
Minimum age is 14 years, free places for groups are also not granted. 
1 - 20 persons per tour group. Booking for several tour groups possible.

Pupils/students/pensioner. Verification is necessary to check and receive the discount. Receipt of the discount depends not on the booking confirmation but on the on-site verification of the documentation.

Programme for the works tour in Stade

  • Check-in at the Airbus site gate ( Airbus-Strasse 2, 21684 Stade)
  • Visit to the various production halls in Stade 

(Subject to change), duration approximately 2 hours.

Changes to tour programme

In Exclusive tours changes are possible:

  • Ship arrival or departure from Airbus landing pier (only Hamburg)
  • Short guided tours or guided tours with special themes

Please note that the site tour is mostly on foot. The tour is not suitable for disabled people, older people and wheelchair users. There are no breaks or seating possibilities during the tour.

Food is not included in the price. Visiting the Airbus canteens is not possible. We are pleased to offer for groups an arrangement in one of our partner restaurants in the vicinity.

Transport during the site tours in Stade

The tours are in Stade are on foot. A bus or means of transport is not required. The distance is about 1.5 -2 km.

Airbus site tours are not for resellers or tour operators. The tours may also not be offered to the public in the media (newspapers, Internet, etc).

Online booking

The easiest way is to book online.
Book a guided tour at your desired date:

 

online booking

Hotline

Our service team can be reached
from Monday to Friday (08:00 -17:00)

 

Tel.: +49 40 27842-261

Contact by email

Use our online form on this website

 

Contact form

Buchung per Fax

Application form for download and print:

 

Form Fax registration

Feedback

Please let us know your feedback, or read the feedback from other visitors.Feedback

Contact address

Globetrotter Erlebnis GmbH
Abteilung Werksführungen
Osterbekstr. 90a
22083 Hamburg

General Terms and Conditions

Additional General Conditions for this booking see our German language document Vermittlungs-und-Vertragsbedingungen-zu-Fuehrungen-Trainings-und-Transfers (Procurement and terms of contract for tours, training and transfers) of the Globetrotter Travel Agency GmbH

Please make sure you bring your valid passport or child passport as otherwise you will not be allowed into the facility. Pupils/students/pensioner verification is necessary to check and receive the discount. Driving licenses or other documents are not accepted for entering the site.

You can find detailed directions under the respective location (Hamburg, Bremen, Stade).  If necessary we will be pleased to send you the instructions separately. In case of a booking you will receive the directions with the voucher shortly before your visit.

Arrival at the Airbus site Stade

By car from the direction of Hamburg:
Take the A26 to Stade-Ost or Stade-Kaisereichen and then the B73 to the junction Ottenbecker Dam. Then turn into the Airbus Strasse. 

By car from direction Cuxhaven:
Take the B73 to Stade-Kaisereichen and then the B73 to the junction Ottenbecker Dam. Then turn into the Airbus Strasse.

Meeting point for Airbus tours in Stade

The Airbus plant tours start at Stade at the "Security office/reception", Airbus Strasse 2, 21684 Stade.

Please arrive 20 minutes before the tour at the meeting point.

Please send us the complete participant list at the latest 14 days before the scheduled tour date with first and last names as well as nationality, date of birth, place of birth. Please make sure that you put your reservation number on the participant list! Please use our form or insert the Data into our online System. This data are only for the security check and the site security from Airbus. We delete this data 2 years later. Please have a look to the minimum age and the conditions for reductions.

The price must be received no later than 14 days before the tour on our account  number:

609904040 at HypoVereinsbank
bank code 200 300 00,
account holder: Globetrotter Travel Agency GmbH
IBAN DE 04 2003 0000 0609 9040 40
BIC/Swift: HYVEDEMM300  .
Please enter the name of the group and your confirmation number! 

We recommend you use our Paypal payment facility in the customer area of our website. 

For short notice bookings (less than 16 days before the tour)  cash payment in our office in Hamburg-Finkenwerder is possible before the guided tour. Reductions will be verified at the check-in and then compared to your payment. If the allocation of the confirmed persons differs from  the evidence, we will correct the payment/invoice. You can then receive a receipt. 

At the Bremen and Stade sites we have no payment possibilities. All payments must  be made by bank transfer or Paypal.

We give you the opportunity to change the number of people up to 14 days before the tour. An increase in the number of persons after the booking confirmation should immediately be confirmed with us because this is not always possible. After 14 days changes are not usually possible. Note that only previously registered and confirmed places before the 14 days deadline can be made available. Name changes (substitutes) in the period from 14 - 7 days before the tour are possible. We will close the lists of names and send them to the site 7 days before the tour. In the case of changes please send us a complete new version of your list of names or enter the changes in our customer area on the website.

  • Short guided tours or guided tours with special themes

Up to 14 days before the tour you can cancel free. In the case of later cancellation or part-cancellation 100% of the fees are due. For groups of 40 persons or more, the deadline for free complete cancellation is 4 weeks before the tour. From 14 days before the tour, the full fee for all those who are registered will be due. In case of no-shows, sickness, short-term cancellation or missing and/or invalid identity documents or missing participant data, the full amount is due per person

The tours take place on the site. You will be exposed to weather between the production halls. The guided tours take place throughout the year and in any weather, so we ask you to wear appropriate clothing. Please consider all-weather clothing for rain and wind. In the summer we recommend a hat and suggest you take a bottle of water on the tour.

There is no possibility to leave luggage in our office for space and insurance reasons. If possible do not take any luggage with you on the tour. Lockers are not available at the factory gates.

Food is not included in the price. Visiting the Airbus canteens is not possible. We are pleased to offer for groups an arrangement in one of our partner restaurants in the vicinity.

The Airbus shop in our office in Hamburg-Finkenwerder is available to you for your purchase of Airbus souvenirs. There are models, pins, T-shirts and much more. Take advantage of the chance to buy your Airbus souvenir!
The opening hours are at the start of the tour or Mon. -Fri. from 9:00 -17:30 

In Bremen you can buy Airbus articles in the Airport Bremen at Martinshof

In Stade there is no Airbus souvenir shop.

Airbus site tours are not for resellers or tour operators. The tours may also not be offered to the public in the media (newspapers, Internet, etc).

Online booking

The easiest way is to book online.
Book a guided tour at your desired date:

 

online booking

Hotline

Our service team can be reached
from Monday to Friday (08:00 -17:00)

 

Tel.: +49 40 27842-261

Contact by email

Use our online form on this website

 

Contact form

Buchung per Fax

Application form for download and print:

 

Form Fax registration

Feedback

Please let us know your feedback, or read the feedback from other visitors.Feedback

Contact address

Globetrotter Erlebnis GmbH
Abteilung Werksführungen
Osterbekstr. 90a
22083 Hamburg

General Terms and Conditions

Additional General Conditions for this booking see our German language document Vermittlungs-und-Vertragsbedingungen-zu-Fuehrungen-Trainings-und-Transfers (Procurement and terms of contract for tours, training and transfers) of the Globetrotter Travel Agency GmbH

Prefer to be alone?
You will be able to find this in our individual offers.
  • Duration

    2-2,5 hours
  • Price

    from 318,-
  • Age

    from 14
  • Exclusivetour for specialist Groups
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