Cologne is the 4th largest city in Germany and a significant trading centre. The Romans founded it at the beginning of the first millennia, and today it is a real architectural gem. Here you will find remains from the Roman era, medieval churches, avant-garde buildings and a new postmodern quarter.
Most popular attractions in Cologne
The most recognisable landmark in Cologne is the imposing Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Mary. This cathedral is a true masterpiece of Gothic architecture. Other churches you should visit are the St. Gereon Romanesque church, the Church of St. Pantaleon and the Altenberg Cathedral. The Old Town has a unique charm and is perfect for exploring the history of Cologne. Among the most visited museums are the Wallraf-Richartz Museum and the Ludwig Museum.
Bus, railway, tram and taxi services
The public transport in Cologne is an efficient way to navigate the city. There are regular bus and tram lines which serve the city area, as well as local trains which connect Cologne to the nearby towns. The train stations are nearby the tram stations.
If you’re not sure how to use public transport, then you can use the Cologne taxi service. There are local taxi companies you can call, and the cost will depend on your destination.
Transportation from and to Cologne airport
Cologne Bonn Airport serves international and domestic flights. The airport has an excellent connection to the city via public transport, airport taxi, shuttle service and private transfer.
There are regular S-Bahn train lines from Cologne Bonn to the city centre, making multiple stops on different stations. There are also bus lines operating to Cologne and regional buses to the major cities in Germany.
The airport taxi service is available at the taxi ranks. The taxi will take you to any destination in Cologne and the neighbouring area.
Booking a private Cologne airport transfer
For a comfortable and stress-free transfer from Cologne airport, we recommend booking a private airport transfer with us. You will have a pleasant journey in a private vehicle with a professional chauffeur. You can book your transfer service in advance so when you land your private airport taxi will be waiting for you.
The Cologne airport transfer is tailored according to your schedule, and you can make the reservation on our website. We will monitor your flight and adjust to the pick-up time if needed. You can choose a vehicle according to the number of passengers and luggage.
Please select a destination from the list to set it as pick up point. We will ask you to choose a drop-off point at the next step. This booking method is an alternative way to make a booking if you prefer selecting destinations instead of searching.