Road closures in Oberursel on 1st May

Police clear the road for the cycle raceWith both the Altstadt-Duathlon – which is also the German national short distance duathlon championships – and also the annual cycle race “Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt” taking place tomorrow (1st May), a number of roads in the town will be closed.

The following roads will be closed to traffic from 7am to 7.30pm for the duathlon:

  • Königsteiner Straße between the B455 and Altkönigstraße
  • Am Rahmtor
  • Marktplatz
  • Wiederholtstraße
  • Eppsteiner Straße
  • Obere Hainstraße
  • Bleiche
  • An der Herrenmühle
  • Hegarstraße
  • Im Portugall
  • Marxstraße
  • Steinmühlenweg
  • Altkönigstraße between Steinmühlenweg and Königsteiner Straße
  • Obergasse
  • An der Burg
  • Obere Schulstraße
  • Marienstraße
  • St. Ursula Gasse
  • Hollerberg

The following roads will not actually be closed, but will be inaccessible, at least from one end:

  • Füllerstraße
  • Strackgasse
  • Weidengasse
  • Ackergasse
  • Untere Hainstraße
  • Neutorallee
  • Portstraße
  • Zelterstraße
  • Phillip-Reis-Straße
  • Schillerstraße
  • Brüder-Winter-Straße
  • Herzog-Adolf-Straße

For the cycle race to pass through, the following roads will be closed between 9.30am and 2pm:

  • Kanonenstraße
  • Hohemarkstraße
  • Borkenberg
  • Altkönigstraße
  • Feldbergstraße
  • Liebfrauenstraße
  • Oberhöchstadter Straße
  • Weingärtenumgehung
  • Gablonzer Straße
  • Ludwig-Erhard-Straße
  • Frankfurter Landstraße

and additionally between 9.30am and 1pm:

  • Kurmainzer Straße
  • Weißkirchener Straße
  • Zimmersmühlenweg

Anyone who needs to leave Oberursel during those times is advised to park their car outside of the area in advance.


About Graham Tappenden

Graham Tappenden is a British ex-pat who first came to Oberursel in 1993 and returned with his family to live there in 2003. He has been writing for since 2006. When not writing blog posts or freelancing for the Oberurseler Woche he works as a self-employed IT consultant solving computer problems and designing websites. In 2016 he gained German citizenship.

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