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Introducing Cologne


Cologne is one of the oldest settlements in Germany and is considered the center of postmodern European art. It is located by the Rhine River and is the fourth-largest city in Germany,. Cologne resembles an open air museum with its well-preserved buildings, history, and culture.

Cologne is known for:


History and Art Entertainment and Shopping Culinary Urban

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Bonn (34 km)
Kassel (242 km)
Düsseldorf (44 km)
CURRENCY
Euro (EUR)

COUNTRY CODE
+49

ELECTRIC POWER
F, C

TIME ZONE
GMT +1

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
N/A

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
N/A

Average Temperature

January
3 °C
February
3.5 °C
March
6 °C
April
9.5 °C
May
13.5 °C
June
17 °C
July
19.5 °C
August
18.5 °C
September
15 °C
October
11.5 °C
November
7 °C
December
5.5 °C

Cologne airport information

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can reach the city center from the airport using the S13 and RE10847 train service. The distance between the airport and the city center is 17 km and your journey should take approximately 15 minutes.

Average time from airport: 15 minutes

Distance from airport: 17 km

TAXI:

If you don’t want to waste time waiting for trains, you can get to the city center using the 24 hour taxi service that runs from the airport. The average cost of a taxi from the airport to the city center is €30.

Average taxi price: 30 euros

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