Roads closed, trains and buses cancelled on 1st May

With both the cycle race “Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt” taking place in Oberursel on Monday, 1st May, 2017, a number of roads will be closed with changes to public transport services as well.

The following roads will be closed between approximately 9am until 2pm:

  • The Elite group pass the U-Bahn level crossing on the Hohemarkstraße during the cycle race Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt on Thursday, 1st May, 2014.Homburger Landstraße travelling towards Oberursel
  • Nassauer Straße
  • Feldbergstraße
  • Eppsteiner Straße
  • Marktplatz
  • Am Rahmtor
  • Königsteiner Straße
  • Altkönigstraße
  • Borkenberg
  • Hohemarkstraße between the Borkenberg and the Hohemark
  • Kanonenstraße
The following roads will not be closed themselves but will be affected by the other closures:
  • Neutorallee
  • Obere Hainstraße
  • Untere Hainstraße
  • Ackergasse
  • Wiederholtstraße
  • Weidengasse
  • Schulstraße
  • Füllerstraße
  • Schillerstraße
  • Brüder-Winter-Straße
  • Obergasse
  • Steinmühlenweg
  • Altenhöfer Weg
  • Rotbornstraße
  • Theodor-Heuss- Straße
  • Freiherr-vom- Stein-Straße
  • Kupferhammerweg
  • Im Rosengärtchen
  • An der Waldlust
  • Alfred-Lechler-Straße
It will also not be possible to enter or leave Stierstadt or Weißkirchen from 9.30am until 2pm, except for the emergency services.
Anyone travelling on Monday should plan their journey in advance to avoid problems due to the closures, or park their car outside of the area in advance.
Public transport

The U-Bahn U3 will terminate at “Bahnhof Oberursel” between 8.30am and 2.30pm.  There will be no trains between the station and the “Hohemark” end of the line.

Buses 41, 42 and 43 will not be running until 2.19pm.

Swimming pool

As the TaunaBad car park will be inaccessible to road traffic for part of the day, the pool will remain closed.


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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