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Airports in Cologne

Cologne-Bonn Airport (CGN)

Overview

Cologne-Bonn Airport is conveniently located halfway between Cologne and Bonn. The sixth-largest airport in Germany, the facility serves nearly 10 million passengers each year, mostly on low-cost airlines like easyJet and bmibaby.

A convenient gateway to West Germany, the airport is quieter than the mammoth facilities in Munich, Frankfurt and Berlin. Its facilities are fairly basic, but offer a good selection of restaurants and shops. The Renezvous Piano Bar in Concourse B of Terminal 1 is especially popular to relax in and have a drink while listening to live music, and the wonderful Kamps Bakery is a great place to sample traditional German pastries.

Location

The airport is located eight miles (12km) southeast of Cologne and 10 miles (16km) north of Bonn.

Getting to the city

There are several transport options available, including taxis (which cost around €30 to Cologne and around €40 to Bonn), the local bus service, and the S-bahn.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 from March to October).

Contacts

Tel: +49 (0)22 0340 4000.

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Cologne-Bonn Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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