is located about 20 miles from the center of Luebeck. Most of the district located west of the Travelodge. The one at the mouth in the Baltic peninsula on the east bank also Priwall to Travemünde.
The area of the district is 41.3 square kilometers. 13 902 inhabitants in 2004 lived in Travemünde , ie 337 inhabitants per square kilometer. Most residents live in the boroughs Alt-Travemünde/Rönnau. In the three other villages that belong to the district, only live between 100 and 300 inhabitants. In contrast to the statistics of the city of Lübeck, which had a population loss, increased the population of Travemünde 1993-2003 significantly.