The DLR-site Cologne-Porz/Wahnheide is located south-west to Cologne, in the neighbourhood of the airport Cologne/Bonn.
The traffic connections are:
see map on the right (for zooming click on the map), Autobahn 59 (from Cologne to Airport), exit Porz-Wahnheide (no. 35), follow the signs to the DLR (direction Wahnheide).
address for your route guidance system:
from Cologne Central Station by S-Bahn line 12 (direction: Hennef/Windeck-Au(Sieg)) or S-Bahn line 13 (direction: Troisdorf) to Porz-Wahn (departure from Central Station at hh:m1, every 10 minutes) and from there by bus 162 (direction: Wahnheide DLR) to the research centre.
The busses depart from Wahn S-Bahn (bus lane B) every twenty or thirty minutes, depending on the time of day; running time about 10 minutes. The name of the bus site at the research centre is DLR. Choose the "City Ticket 1B" at the ticket machine for the whole distance Cologne Central Station - DLR.
There are no taxis available at Wahn S-Bahn!
Total running time Cologne Central Station - DLR: about 35 to 40 minutes
Timetable of the municipal transport services:
If you start at the Central Station, please enter: 'City' "Köln", 'From' "Hauptbahnhof(Innenstadt)"!
For travelling to Cologne by train you will find the timetable of German railways here:
Airport Cologne/Bonn, from there by taxi (approximately 10 min).
At the DLR-site
you will find the Institute of Aerospace Medicine in building 24 and 23 (see site plan, for zooming click on the plan).
You will get further information at the DLR Press Office and Public Relations:
Tel.: +49 2203 - 601 - 2116
Fax: +49 2203 - 601 - 3249