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Cuxhaven
Kugelbake, symbol of Cuxhaven
Kugelbake, symbol of Cuxhaven
Coat of arms of Cuxhaven
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Cuxhaven
Elevation
2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 48,164
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
27472, 27474, 27476, 27478
Dialling codes 04721-04724
Vehicle registration CUX
Website www.cuxhaven.de

Cuxhaven is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. About 55,000 people live there. It is on the shore of the North Sea at the mouth of the Elbe River. Cuxhaven is the capital of the Cuxhaven district. It is a popular vacation spot on the North Sea.

In 1896, when the town was an exclave of Hamburg, the railway line from Bremerhaven Hauptbahnhof was built.

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