Friesenplatz station

Friesenplatz is an underground station and hub on the Cologne Stadtbahn lines 3, 4, 5, 12 and 15 in Cologne. The station lies on the Cologne Ring, corner Friesenplatz in the district of Innenstadt.

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Friesenplatz station
LocationFriesenplatz, 50672 Köln
Coordinates50°56′26″N 6°56′25″E / 50.94056°N 6.94028°E / 50.94056; 6.94028
Owned byKölner Verkehrs-Betriebe
Platforms4 side platforms
ConnectionsTaxi
Construction
Structure typeunderground
Bicycle facilitiesCall a Bike
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneVRS: 2100[1]
History
Opened1985
Services
Preceding station Cologne Stadtbahn Following station
Hans-Böckler-Platz/Bf West Line 3 Appellhofplatz
towards Thielenbruch
Hans-Böckler-Platz/Bf West
towards Bocklemünd
Line 4 Appellhofplatz
towards Schlebusch
Hans-Böckler-Platz/Bf West Line 5 Appellhofplatz
towards Heumarkt
Christophstraße/​Mediapark
towards Merkenich
Line 12 Rudolfplatz
Christophstraße/​Mediapark Line 15 Rudolfplatz
towards Ubierring
Route map
Location

The station was opened in 1985 and consists of a mezzanine and two platform levels with four side platforms and four rail tracks.

Notable places nearbyEdit

  • Hohenzollernring entertainment district
  • Gerling Ring-Karree
  • Päffgen Brewery, Friesenstraße

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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Coordinates: 50°56′26″N 6°56′25″E / 50.94056°N 6.94028°E / 50.94056; 6.94028