Heath-Shuttle - free bus with bicycle trailer
On the Heath-Shuttle on a discovery tour through Lüneburg Heath Nature Park
There is a lot to discover in Lüneburg Heath Nature Park, between the Heath towns of Buchholz i.d. Nordheide, Soltau in the south, Schneverdingen in the west, and Eyendorf in the east.
In the summer season, from July to October, we offer you a very special service to help you explore - the Heath Shuttle.
he timetable for the 2018 season can be found below in the attachments.
The Heath Shuttle is a free leisure bus with a total of 4 circular bus routes (rings).
The special feature of the Heath shuttle is that it runs daily in the summer season and all 4 circular bus routes have a bike trailer!
The bike trailers can carry up to 14 bicycles and access by bike is possible at each Heath Shuttle bus stop.
The exact locations of the 4 Heath Shuttle circular bus routes and the stops to which you can board can be found in the enclosed map and the attached timetables of the individual circular bus routes.
The buses operate every day of the week, including Sundays and public holidays. The Heath Shuttles run between the individual locations from 9 am to 7 pm, 6 to 8 times a day.
Heath Shuttle Circuit 1
The Heath-Shuttle 1 runs as a circuit from Oberhaverbeck via Niederhaverbeck, Ehrhorn, Wintermoor, Schneverdingen, Heber, Bispingen, Behringen and back to Oberhaverbeck. At the train station in Schneverdingen, there are train connections to the ERIXX Heidebahn to directions Buchholz i.d. Nordheide and Soltau.
Attractions on Circuit 1
Nieder- and Oberhaverbeck
Heath Shuttle Circuit 2
Heide-Shuttle 2 is a circular line starting in Oberhaverbeck. The route includes, among others, the settlements of Wintermoor, Wesseloh, Otter, Tostedt, Welle, Handeloh, Wesel, Undeloh, Egestorf, Döhle, and Behringen before the bus reaches Oberhaverbeck again. On this Circuit there is also a connection to the Heidebahn ERIXX at the station in Handeloh. From here the ERIXX goes towards Buchholz i.d. Nordheide and Soltau.
At the weekend you have the opportunity in Egestorf and Döhle to change to the Heide cycle bus, which goes via Amelinghausen to the Hanseatic city of Lüneburg.
Attractions on Circuit 2
Heath Shuttle Circuit 3
Heide-Shuttle 3 is a circular line starting in Buchholz i.d. Nordheide, through the settlements of Reindorf, Lüllau, Bendestorf, Jesteburg, Asendorf, Dierkshausen, Hanstedt, Nindorf, Garlstorf, Gödenstorf, Oelstorf, Salzhausen, Eyendorf, Lübberstedt, Egestorf, Sahlendorf, Undeloh, Wesel, Schierhorn, Holm, Holm-Seppensen, Sprötze, and then back to Buchholz. There is also a connection to the Heidebahn ERIXX towards Soltau and the Metronom towards Hamburg and Bremen.
In Buchholz i.d. Nordheide you can change to the "Regionalpark-Shuttle" leisure bus at the weekend, which runs from 07 July to 07 October 2018 from Rosengarten Regional Park (note: weekends only).
Attractions on Circuit 3
Buchholz i.d. Nordheide