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Youth Hostel Cologne-Riehl
An der Schanz 14
50735 Cologne
Tel: +49 221 976513-0
Fax: +49 221 761555
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Location & Directions

Köln-Riehl City Hostel is located on the Rhine floodplains overlooking the Rhine - enjoy your day on the hostel's sun terrace or go for at walk or bike ride through the city centre. The cathedral and main railway station are also just a few minutes away by underground train. The Boltensternstraße station is only 400 meters away.

Arriving by public transport

Travel to Köln-Hauptbahnhof (Cologne main station), then take the number 18 underground line (towards Thielenbruch) to Boltensternstraße. Walk for 5 minutes from there.

Coming by plane

From Cologne/Bonn Airport take the S13 S-Bahn train or the R8 regional train to Köln-Hauptbahnhof (Cologne main station). Then take the number 18 underground line (towards Thielenbruch) as far as Boltensternstraße. 5 minutes walk from there.

Low emission zone

Our City Hostel is located  in  a low emission zone, into which only vehicles sporting one of the stickers for emission group 4 (green sticker) are allowed to enter since July 2008.

Coming by bus or car


From Aachen, Krefeld and Neuss
take the A57 until the end of the motorway, then get into the left-hand lane (towards Zoobrücke/Messe), after about 1500 m and before the Zoobrücke (bridge) turn right (towards Zoo/Flora), go straight through the crossroads as far as Rheinuferstraße (Niederländer Ufer), turn left at the traffic lights, after 800 m turn right behind the "AXA tower".




From Bonn
take the A555 via Köln-Süd until the end of the motorway (towards Köln-Zentrum), turn right at the roundabout (towards Rheinuferstraße), follow this road several kilometres until the "AXA Tower". Turn right behind the "AXA-Tower".




From Frankfurt or Oberhausen
take the A3 to the Köln-Ost junction, then drive on the motorway (towards Köln-Zentrum), turn right after the Zoobrücke (zoo bridge) (towards Zoo/Flora), turn left at the traffic lights (Niederländer Ufer), turn right after the "AXA Tower".

Low emission zone

Our City Hostel is located in a low emission zone, into which only vehicles sporting one of the stickers for emission group 4 (green sticker) are allowed to enter since July 2008.

Parking facilities

There is free parking for 100 cars and 6 buses.
Car parks: 100
Bus parks: 6

Contact

Youth Hostel Cologne-Riehl
City Hostel

An der Schanz 14
50735 Cologne

phone: +49 221 976513-0
fax: +49 221 761555

koeln-riehl@jugendherberge.de


Management
Steffen Minas

Geographic data

Latitude: 50° 57' 47,71"
Longitude: 6° 59' 7,85"

Closest station

Bus stop: Seniorenzentrum Riehler Heimstätten (0,8 km)

Underground: Boltensternstraße (0,4 km)

Train station: Köln Hbf (3 km)

Airport: Köln/Bonn (17 km)

Deutsche Bahn

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