Location & Arrival

Your youth hostel Hellenthal, located idyllic at the edge of the national park.

The historical half-timbered building of Hellenthal Youth Hostel is on the edge of the Eifel National Park. Surrounded by meadows and forests, it is the ideal base for exploring the region.
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Arriving by public transport
Take the train to Kall station (between Cologne and Trier), then take the 829 bus to Hellenthal. From here, it's just a 20-minute walk to the hostel.
Arriving by bus or car

From Dusseldorf, Cologne and Mönchengladbach:

drive along the A 1 or A 61 to Bliesheim junction, continue on the A 1 to the Euskirchen-Wißkirchen exit. Then change to the B 266 as far as Gemünd, then turn left onto the B 265 as far as Schleiden. In Schleiden continue on the B 265 towards Hellenthal, in the centre of Hellenthal drive as far as the roundabout and follow the signs. The youth hostel (Jugendherberge) is just 1 km behind the town on the right-hand side.

From Bonn and Koblenz:

from Bonn take the B 56 to Euskirchen, from Koblenz take the A1 as far as the Swistal-Miel exit. Then change to the B 266 as far as Gemünd, then turn left onto the B 265 as far as Schleiden. In Schleiden continue on the B 265 towards Hellenthal, in the centre of Hellenthal drive as far as the roundabout and follow the signs. The youth hostel (Jugendherberge) is just 1 km behind the town on the right-hand side.

From Aachen:

take the B 258 via Monschau as far as Schöneseiffen, in Schöneseiffen turn right towards Hellenthal. In the centre of Hellenthal drive as far as the roundabout and follow the signs. The youth hostel (Jugendherberge) is just 1 km behind the town on the right-hand side.

Parking facilities
Parking is available at the hostel.
Arriving by bike
Secure parking space for bicycles is available on request.