Appellhofplatz station

Appellhofplatz is an underground station and hub on the Cologne Stadtbahn lines 3, 4, 5, 16 and 18 in Cologne. More precisely, the station actually consists of two stations some 100 metres apart: Appellhofplatz/Zeughaus (for line 5) and Appellhofplatz/Breite Straße (for all other lines). The station is named after Appellhofplatz and lies in the district of Innenstadt.

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Appellhofplatz station
LocationAppellhofplatz, 50667 Köln
Coordinates50°56′21″N 6°57′3″E / 50.93917°N 6.95083°E / 50.93917; 6.95083
Owned byKölner Verkehrs-Betriebe
Platforms4 side platforms
Structure typeunderground
Bicycle facilitiesCall a Bike
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneVRS: 2100[1]
Preceding station Cologne Stadtbahn Following station
Friesenplatz Line 3 Neumarkt
towards Thielenbruch
towards Bocklemünd
Line 4 Neumarkt
towards Schlebusch
Friesenplatz Line 5 Dom/Hbf
towards Heumarkt
Neumarkt Line 16 Dom/Hbf
towards Bonn Hbf
Line 18 Dom/Hbf
towards Thielenbruch
Route map
One of the station's entrances near Zeughaus

History and LayoutEdit

The station was opened in 1968 and 1969 and consists of a mezzanine and two platform levels with four side platforms and four rail tracks.

Notable places nearbyEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "VRS-Gemeinschaftstarif" (PDF) (in German). Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg. 20 April 2020. p. 202. Retrieved 9 May 2020.

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