You can fly to Bremen international airport, from here you can take tram line 6 to the Central Station and then take the train from here to Bremerhaven, it takes about 45 minutes. Check:

It is also possible to take the train from Hamburg Central Station, it takes about two hours.

Ship location in Bremerhaven


Cherbourg is around 6 hours from Paris. You can fly to Paris and take train og a car to Cherbourg. Cherbourg can be reached from Paris St Lazare on a direct train, otherwise there are services to Brittany and to (sometimes) the southwest of France.

Ship location in Cherbourg