Germany is a well-connected country with a choice of airports and public transport options available.
Cologne Bonn Airport
If you arrive at Cologne Bonn, you should take a regional train or an intercity express to Cologne Central Station. The journey takes about 15 minutes and departs regularly throughout the day.
Düsseldorf International Airport
An overhead railway ‘SkyTrain’ connects you to the Düsseldorf Airport train station. From here you can get either a regional train or an intercity express to Cologne Central Station. This connection takes approximately 40 minutes.
Cologne Central Station can be reached on an intercity express. The journey takes approximately 85 minutes.
Weeze Airport or Frankfurt-Hahn Airport
If you arrive at either Weeze Airport or Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, the best way to get to Cologne is by bus. A connecting bus from both airports to Cologne Central Station takes approximately 2 hours 30 minutes.
Cologne Central Station
The University is approximately 20 minutes away from Cologne Central Station and is easily reachable by underground and tram.
Transport in Cologne
Cologne has various public transport links available which make travelling around the city easy. Further information about public transport, including train and tram routes, timetables and ticketing can be found on the University website.