By train and walk:
Take a train to Köln Hauptbahnhof (main railway station). Once you get off the train, it is about a 10-minute walk to our hostel. (Alternatively, you can take a taxi – cab fare will be about € 8). Go through the main exit of the railway station and walk towards Cologne Cathedral. Continue along the shopping street Hohe Strasse until you have reached the end of it by passing Galeria Kaufhof. Now turn left. We are the building in-between Galeria Kaufhof and the Dorint Hotel. The hostel main entrance is underneath the red REWE sign. Take the elevator up to the 6th floor.
With the subway from the main railway station:
Walk towards the main exit of the Köln Hbf station. Before you get of the station you’ll find the subway tracks on the left side. On the timetable, you’ll see the train no 5 towards Heumarkt. Take this train til the station Heumarkt. (It’s just two stops) When you get off the train, walk right towards the escalator. Walk towards the exit that leads you to the street “Hohe Straße”. Now you will be standing infront of the grocery store REWE (red sign) and take the door next to it with our hostel logo on it and come up the the 6th floor with the elevator.
Coming on the A 3 (Oberhausen): Take the exit at the interchange 27-Kreuz Köln-Ost and follow signs to Köln-Deutz/Zentrum. Keep driving on B55a. Exit at Deutz/Tanzbrunnen. Keep on going straight. After the underpass of the trainstation Köln-Deutz, take a right onto Opladener Strasse and stay in the left or central lane. Cross Deutzer Brücke (bridge). After a few meters (just behind the Dorint Hotel) turn right onto Grosse Sandkaul. Right at the beginning on the left-hand side is the ramp to our parking garage. Coming on the A 555: Follow the signs for Köln-Zentrum and continue on B51. After the underpass take a left and follow signs for Heumarkt. At the Heumarkt take a right towards Neumarkt. Continue on Augustinerstraße. Just after the Dorint Hotel turn right onto Grosse Sandkaul. Right at the beginning on the left-hand side is the ramp to our parking garage.
The hostel is location on top of a car park. The special deal for our guests is if you leave the car in there for a day you’ll pay 10€ instead of 15€. The deal is not the case when you drive in and out during a day.