Cologne is situated on the river Rhein in North Rhine-Westphalia, split in half by the Rhein river. Cologne is home to more than 30 museums and hundreds of galleries. Parking on-street is unlimited, but capacity is limited.
What to see in Cologne
The city is also known for its cafés and restaurants, its famous carnival celebrations and the Museum Ludwig, Römisch-Germanisches Museum, the Chocolate Museum and the cathedral.
On-street parking Cologne
Chargeable parking applies in the centre of Cologne :
• Monday-Sunday between 08.00-23.00 hours
• Parking rate City Centre: € 0,10 per 3 min (€ 2.00/hour)
• Parking rate surrounding area : € 0,05 per 3 min
• Parking duration : unlimited
Car parks Cologne
Unlimited parking is set to car parks in the city centre. Parking rates in public car parks : € 1.50-2.50/hour, daily maximum € 10.00-25.00. Special cheap rates are applicable for the evening, overnight and weekends. Read more.
P+R parkings Cologne
Free or cheap parking is available on the P+R's on the outskirts of the city with public transport to the city. Parking rate : € 1.00-2.50/day, free parking with travel on public transport.