Gernsheim, Germany
Gernsheim is a town in Groß-Gerau district and Darmstadt region in Hesse, Germany, lying on the Rhine.

Things to See & Do

* Pilgrimage Church
* Peter Schoffer Haus - Museum
* Town Hall
* Rhine
* Town Forest

General Information

Cruise Season – March to Dec
Currency – Euro (€) (EUR)
Language – German
Population – 9,745 approx
Land Area - 40.11 km2
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 49

Travel Links - Gernsheim's riverfront on the Rhine is home to a container port with a railway connection. Gernsheim lies on the Frankfurt – Mannheim railway line.

There are bus connections to Darmstadt, Bensheim, Goddelau and Lamperthein.

There are also ferries across the Rhine to Eich in Rhineland-Palatinate.