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Cologne Bonn Airport – flight delay and flight cancellation



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17 flights cancelled

Cologne Airport is the international airport of the fourth largest city in Germany. It's 16 km away from the city centre. Cologne Airport had air a traveller volume of more than 12.5 million in 2018. Cologne Airport is the hub for Eurowings, FedEx Express, and UPS Airlines. Additionally, it is the base for Corendon Airlines.


Kennedystrasse, 51147 Cologne, Germany

Arrivals (flight irregularity)

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Minimum Connection Time in Cologne Bonn Airport

The Minimum Connection Time (MCT) needed in an airport is important to note if there is a connecting flight in the route. It is recommended to always check this before booking flights. When claiming for compensation for a missed connection, a passenger should know the MCT. Below you can find the minimum time needed for connecting flights in Cologne Bonn Airport.

  • Between domestic flights: 30 min.
  • Between domestic and international flights: 30 min.
  • Between international flights: 30 min.

Cologne Bonn Airport terminals

Airport terminals are the different areas which allow travellers to transfer between ground transportation, gates and the plane. It's essential to know which terminal you are leaving from or travelling through, due to the fact that terminals in bigger airports might be far from each other. and passengers need extra time to get to the necessary one. There are 2 Terminals in Cologne Bonn Airport.

Terminal 1 – Eurowings, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines

Terminal 2 – Ryanair and Iran Air

How to get to / from Cologne Bonn Airport

It might be a challenge to find the most comfortable way to get to the centre of the city when visiting a destination for the very first time. It is not always possible to take public transportation immediately at the airport and taxis might be pricey. Our suggestion is to check all transport possibilities prior to the flight to make sure you choose the best option for your trip. You can find the most up-to-date information and connections of public transport here.

Cologne Airport Train

  • Regional trains RE6 and RE8
    Direction: Cologne Central Station
    Travel time (approx.): 15 min.
    Tickets: can be purchased at ticket machines at the stations or online
    Ticket price: adult single ticket starts from 3.00 EUR, children (6 - 14) single ticket starts from 1.60 EUR

Cologne Airport bus

  • Airport Express SB60
    Direction: Bonn Central Station
    Travel time (approx.): 27 min. to Bonn Central Station
    Tickets: can be purchased at ticket machines
    Ticket price: adult single ticket starts from 3.20 EUR, children single ticket starts from 1.70 EUR

Cologne Airport taxi

  • Pick up point: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2
    Travel time (approx.): 20-25 min.
    Approximate price: from 48 EUR

Where to have a rest in Cologne Bonn Airport

You might have a long layover between flights, for example if you have a delayed flight or your next flight departs the following day. When this happens, it is good for passengers to be familiar with where they can relax and spend their time between flights.

Cologne Airport lounge

Airport lounges are amenities that offer passengers a range of benefits and services, such as relaxation zones, food and drinks, WIFI, showers, etc., so passengers can wait in a pleasant and comfortable environment.

  • Airport Business Lounge
    Location: Terminal 2, after security
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM, Sat-Sun: 08:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Price: 26 EUR

Hotels at Cologne Airport

In the event that your next flight takes off the next morning, or the lounges are not suitable, the next option might be a hotel close to the airport. Whereas some hotels are within the airport building, with others passengers may need to leave the airport to find the closest hotel. We have handpicked the best alternatives for you in the event you choose to stay in a hotel between flights.

  • Leonardo Koln Bonn Airport Hotel
    Price: from 90 EUR per night
    Address: Waldstrasse 255, 51147 Koln, Germany
    Contact: +49 22 035610
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  • Best Western Cologne Airport Troisdorf Hotel
    Price: from 59 EUR per night
    Address: Larstrasse 1, 53844 Troisdorf, Germany
    Contact: +49 22 419979
    Website: click
  • GZ Airport Koln Bonn Hotel
    Price: from 50 EUR per night
    Address: Flughafenstrasse 45, 53842 Troisdorf, Germany
    Contact: +49 40 5002220, email:
    Website: click

Cologne Bonn Airport restaurantsand cafes

Feeling hungry or thirsty while travelling is the last thing you want. Whatever you are in need of, whether it is a snack for the plane, a spot for coffee before an early flight, or a place to relax and sit down during a layover, we have a selection of options to fit your needs. You can find the comprehensive description of dining places in Cologne Airport here.

  • Bodega
    Description: breakfast, tapas, salads, Spanish wine, sangria, and beer
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Departures, security area
    Opening hours: 24 hrs., daily
  • Cafetiero
    Description: original coffee specialities and sweet and savoury snacks
    Location: Terminal 1, Security area and Terminal 2, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: 05:00 AM - 08:00 PM, daily
  • B_Bar
    Description: drinks and snacks
    Location: Terminal 1, Gate B, security area
    Opening hours: acc. to flight schedule
  • Kölsch & Co
    Description: traditional cuisine and local beer (Kölsch) on tap
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Departures, security area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 09:30 PM, daily
  • Sion Bar
    Description: the typical local - Rheinischkölsche – cuisine
    Location: Terminal 1, Starwalk, security area
    Opening hours: depending on departures, daily
  • Mishba
    Description: healthy, warm cuisine
    Location: Terminal 1, Gates B and C, Departures
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 10:00 PM, daily

Cologne Bonn Airport shops

The airport shops are the perfect place to look for that last-minute souvenir, or simply to pass some time before the flight. The guide below displays a selection of shops at the airport. Go here to discover a complete overview of shops.

  • Heinemann
    Description: Duty Free
    Location: Terminals 1 and 2, Level 4
    Opening hours: 05:30 AM - 08:30 PM, daily
    Description: fashion store
    Location: Terminal 1, Gate B and C, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily
  • Gant
    Description: women’s and men’s collections, accessories, and shoes
    Location: Terminal 1, Gates B and C, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily
  • Hallhuber
    Description: fashion store
    Location: Terminal 1, Gates B and C, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily
  • Kirschner Shops
    Description: books, travel guides, and international press
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Departures
    Opening hours: 05:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily

Cologne Airport Car Rental

Sometimes driving is the most suitable option to see a destination, or perhaps you need a car for your trip. To make it easier for you to select the right car hire company for your journey, we have provided a list below.

  • Avis
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 07:00 AM – 11:00 PM, Sat: 07:00 AM - 10:30 PM, Sun: 08:00 AM - 10:30 PM
    Contact: +49 69 710445596
  • Buchbinder
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 11:00 PM, daily
    Contact: +49 22 03104270
  • Europcar
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: Mon-Sat: 06:45 AM - 03:00 AM, Sun: 07:30 AM - 03:00 AM
    Contact: +49 22 03955880
  • Hertz
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 07:00 AM - 11:00 PM, Sat: 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM, Sun: 09:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Contact: +49 22 03402501
  • Sixt
    Location: Terminal 2, Gate D, Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: 06:30 AM - 11:00 PM, daily
    Contact: +49 18 06262525

Other services in Cologne Bonn Airport you might need

Here are some other useful facilities in the airport that you could need to visit during your time in the airport.

  • Pharmacy
    Location: Terminal 1/C, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: 06:00 AM - 09:00 PM, daily
    Contact: +49 22 036994090
  • Medical & dental suite
    Location: Terminal 1, A/B, Departures, public area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM, Sat-Sun: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM, holidays: 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    Contact: +49 22 032033020

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MYFLYRIGHT is a legal tech company, specialized in the support of airline passengers affected by flight delays, flight cancellations, denied boarding, delayed or lost luggage and the refund of unused airline tickets. MYFLYRIGHT was founded 2016 in Hamburg, Germany. The company operates out of 3 offices, its headquarter in Hamburg and its branches in Prague, Czech Republic and Zaporizhia, Ukraine. Currently, MYFLYRIGHT employs a team of around 25 people working in Marketing, Operations, Legal, Customer Support and IT. The organization operates across 5 markets – Germany, United Kingdom, Romania, Austria, and Switzerland.

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