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Shopping city Braunschweig

Old Town Square (Braunschweig Stadtmarketing GmbH/Gerald Grote)

Welcome to the lively and friendly city centre of Braunschweig. The charming ensemble of historic buildings, modern stores and airy malls combined with the cultural and culinary offerings in the city centre is sure to delight you. Over 700 commercial premises from over 50 different lines of business can be easily reached in the shortest of time. The city centre squares invite you to enjoy a coffee or an ice cream in the sun and relax while you watch the passers-by. A multitude of cafés, bars and restaurants offer a place to enjoy a break at any time of year.

Shoppen in Braunschweig (Foto: Braunschweig Stadtmarketing GmbH/Sascha Gramann)

The shopping city of Braunschweig also offers exceptional services such as free umbrella lending (with deposit), storage lockers and secure bicycle parking places. Bicycles (Compactbikes and E-bikes) are also available to rent. Children are kept occupied by the numerous play areas in the shops and the play equipment which can be discovered throughout the city centre streets. In order to fulfil a baby’s needs without complication, there is an easily reachable network of breastfeeding and diaperchanging rooms.

The city centre can be reached comfortably and quickly by bus or tram. The Braunschweiger Verkehrs-GmbH public transport company provides information on timetables and fares: www.verkehr-bs.de
Over 5,000 parking spaces are available on streets and in car parking facilities. The car parks are located such that the city centre is never far away on foot. You can find out more about where to park and the current capacity of the car parks here: www.braunschweig.de/parken