Bonn in detail

Flights & getting there


Köln Bonn Airport is 20km north of central Bonn and has direct flights to 130 cities across Europe. Express bus SB60 shuttles between here and Bonn's Hauptbahnhof every 20 minutes (€7.90, 30 minutes). A taxi ride costs about €55.


You can travel the Rhine by boat, to/from Cologne and south to/from Koblenz and beyond. KD Deutsche Rheinschiffahrt and Bonner Personen Schiffahrt are the main operators.


Flixbus stops on Joseph-Beuys-Allee near the museums, about 2km south of the city centre.


Bonn is linked to Cologne many times hourly by U-Bahn lines U16 and U18 (€7.90, 54 minutes) as well as by regional trains (26 minutes) and long-distance IC and ICE trains.