Emergencies while in Germany

by Josh Spaulding

Just like any other Country you visit you have the unfortunate chance of having an emergency in Germany. It is important to have the knowledge of how to deal with any problems that may arrive. Feel free to print out this page and utilize it on your trip.

 

 

Emergency Phone Numbers

Police (Polizei) 110
Fire Department (Feuerwehr) 112
Ambulance (Krankenwagen) 112
Car Emergency (ADAC)
(ADAC would be the equivalent to AAA in the United States)
0180 222 2222
* Operators of each agency speak English, at the very least they can get someone to speak with you that does.

U.S. Embassies in Germany

Frankfurt
Gießener Str. 30, 60435 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: (069) 7535 – 2100, Fax: (069) 7535-2277
Berlin
Neustädtische Kirchstr. 4-5, 10117 Berlin
Tel: (030) 2385 174
Düsseldorf
Willi-Becker-Allee 10, 40227 Düsseldorf
Tel.: (0211) 788 – 8927, Fax: (0211) 788 – 8938
Hamburg
Alsterufer 27/28, 20354 Hamburg
Tel.: (040) 411 71 100, Fax: (040) 411 71 222
Leipzig
Wilhelm-Seyfferth-Straße 4, 04107 Leipzig
Tel: (0341) 213-840 After-hours emergencies only: (0341) 213-8413
Munich
Königinstraße 5, 80539 München
Tel: (Within Germany)(089) 2888-0 (Outside Germany)+(49)(89) 2888-0

*All embassies closed on American and German holidays.

British Embassies in Germany

Berlin and New Länder British Embassy Berlin – Consular Section
Wilhelmstr. 70/71
10117 BerlinConsular enquiry point
Tel +49 (0)30 / 20457-0Opening hours
Monday – Friday
0900 – 1200 and 1400 – 1600hrs
Nordrhein-Westfalen British Consulate-General
Yorckstrasse 19
40476 DüsseldorfTel +49 (0) 211 94480
Hessen, Rheinland-Pfalz and
Saarland
British Consulate-General
Yorckstrasse 19
40476 DüsseldorfTel +49 (0) 211 94480
Email info@britischebotschaft.de
Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein,
Bremen and Niedersachsen
British Consulate-General
Harvestehuder Weg 8a
20148 HamburgTel +49 (0) 40 4480320
Bayern British Consulate-General
Bürkleinstrasse 10
80538 MünchenTel +49 (0) 89 211090
Fax +49 (0) 89 21109 166
E-mail info@munich.mail.fco.gov.uk

* Following a review of overseas representation by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the British Consulate-General in Frankfurt and Stuttgart has closed