Cologne Airport Guide to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

Cologne Airport (CGN)

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The airport is located 15 km southeast of Cologne city centre and is surrounded by the Wahner Heide nature reserve. 


The top 5 busiest destinations from Cologne airport are European cities/airports, being Berlin, Munich, Palma de Mallorca, Antalya and London. In 2017 Cologne Airport (CGN) handled 12,384,223 passengers with 141.338 movements.

Terminals + info

Cologne Airport serves the city and surroundings of Cologne, the 4th largest city in Germany and also serves the city of Bonn.

CGN Airport consists of two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.


Interterminal connection

Both terminals are connected through a landside walkway and it’s planned to built a airside connection between T1 and T2.


Terminal 1

It is divided in two piers: B - C and both of them has 10 stands which feature jet bridges, 5 aircraft, security-check facilities, shops and restaurants.

Terminal 1 connects directly with the rail station.

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Terminal 2

T2 has eight stands with jet bridges and also several stands for bus-boarding.

As Terminal 1, Terminal 2 links directly with the rail station.

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Facilities and Services + info

Cologne Airport has observation decks with really great views of the runways and the aircraft movements.


Terminal 1 has free terraces (at Stern C) opened daily from 05.00-00.00.


For travelers with special needs or limited mobility, there’s a observation terrace via lift at Staircase 4 in the 5th floor.


CGN Airport has also bars, restaurants and cafes.

Contact Information

Address: Waldstrasse 247, D-51147 Köln, GERMANY
Telephone: +49 2203 404001


Transport + info

See below the available means of transportation at Cologne Airport:


Taxi: Downtown Cologne can be easily reached by taxi within 15 minutes. Taxi ranks are located outside the terminals at the third level.

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Train: Intercity-Express (ICE 3) high-speed train arrives directly to Cologne Airport station.

- Terminal 1: Rail station is located in the check-in area (T1-C).

- Terminal 2: It is located in the basement.


Lines: S13 (S-Bahn) and RE8 (regional train) connects with the airport and links to Bonn.

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Car rental: There are several car rental companies available at Cologne Airport. See our search engine and get the best offers!

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Bus: Local buses operate from the airport to go and come back from Cologne and Bonn.

- From Cologne: S-Bahn No.7 to Porz Markt. From there take Bus No.161.

- From Bonn: SB 60, Cologne Bonn Airport - Main Station Bonn.

In 2015 a new coach terminal opened and buses connect with some German cities and many European countries.

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Cologne Airport in numbers

- It’s Located 15km southeast of Cologne City Centre

- Serves the cities of Cologne and Bonn.

- Cologne Bonn Airport has 2 Terminals, named Terminal 1 and Terminal 2

- The airport has three runways

- Cologne Bonn Airport serves as a hub for: Germanwings, Eurowings, FedEx Express and UPS Airlines

Lost and Found

Left Luggage Office: +49 (0)2203 40-3108

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