The state capital Kiel is only 7,5 miles in reach. The neighbouring city of Preetz is considered to be the gate to "Schleswig-Holsteinische Schweiz", a well known recreation area. With this ideal location, Bredeneek Castle is well connected to the transportation infrastructure.
Address and coordinates of Bredeneek Castle in case you use a navigation device:
Am Schloss Bredeneek 3
Coordinates: 54.26325 N, 10.30068 E
• By air
Kiel-Holtenau Airport (17 km): The airport was closed for schedule and charter flights in October 2006 but commercial flights are still possible. At the airport there are several companies, that offer the charter of planes and also helicopter flights. For more details please visit the homepage of the airport.
Airport Lübeck-Blankensee (88 km): The airport is regularly served by the British airline Ryanair. Several European cities - Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, Dublin, London Stansted, Barcelona Girona, Pisa, Milan-Bergamo, Gdansk and Stockholm Skavsta - are part of the route network. The car rental companies Sixt and Hertz are represented at the airport. It takes you only 70 minutes by car to reach Bredeneek Castle. Please find contact and detailed informations on the airport website.
Airport Hamburg Fuhlsbüttel (100 km): The international airport is a gateway to the whole world. Please refer to the airport site's extensive offerings for detailed informations. Directly at the airport you can take the S-Bahn to the central railway station. From there you have connections to Kiel and Preetz. You can also take the regular shuttle bus from Hamburg airport to the Central Bus Station in Kiel. The airport bus Kielius runs 19 times daily, including Sundays and holidays. For details, please visit the website of the airport.
• By train
The main railway station in Kiel is part of the ICE route network of the German Federal Railways System. From Kiel regional trains will take you to Preetz, a city close to Bredeneek Castle. There is also a train connection between the cities of Lübeck and Preetz. You will find a detailed timetable on the website of the train company. Having arrived at the railway station in Preetz you probably should use a taxi to be taken to Bredeneek Castle.(4 km).
• By ship
• By car
Using the map you can plan your trip individually. You are able to start a route planner by clicking on the Castle-icon , where you can enter your starting point to plan your trip. The highway A7 takes you directly to Kiel. From Kiel, follow the B76 in direction of Lübeck. Having arrived at Schwentinental (formerly Raisdorf) follow the traffic signs and turn to your right into B202 / Lütjenburg. After a few miles turn right into the country road L211 leading to Preetz. You will pass the right hand side restaurant "Hexenkessel" and then spot Bredeneek Castle in the park on your right.