Pedestrian zone in the town centre of Wunstorf
|o Mayor||Rolf-Axel Eberhardt (CDU)|
|o Total||126.60 km2 (48.88 sq mi)|
|Elevation||43 m (141 ft)|
|o Density||330/km2 (850/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|o Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Dialling codes||05031, 05033 (Steinhude and Großenheidorn), 05723 (Idensen-Niengraben)|
Wunstorf is a town in the district of Hanover, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 22 km west of Hanover. The following localities belong to the city of Wunstorf: Blumenau (with Liethe), Bokeloh, Großenheidorn, Idensen (with Idensermoor and Niengraben), Klein Heidorn, Kolenfeld, Luthe, Mesmerode, Steinhude, and Wunstorf.
The local elections on September 11, 2016, had the following results:
Wunstorf has 2 exits on motorway A 2.
Wunstorf railway station has 4 trains per hour to Hanover (a mix of local and regional trains), and 2 trains per hour each to Minden and Nienburg. The local bus network is designed to allow connections with trains to/from Hanover.
The nearest commercial airport is Hanover-Langenhagen about 25 km via motorways A2 and A352.