Wedel is a city in the west of Hamburg. Wedel has a population of roughly 38,000. It is located at the Elbe.
Wedel is situated on the right bank of the Elbe, approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of Elmshorn, and 17 kilometres (11 mi) mile, west of Hamburg.
Wedel is connected to the "S-Bahn" railway-system of Hamburg).
Wedel has not an own airport, but nearby in Hamburg is a major airport.
Public transport in Wedel relies on buses alone.
A lot of shops are located at the "Bahnhofstraße".