Bus station Monheim am Rhein
Bus station Monheim am Rhein © Tim Kögler

Public transport

Monheim am Rhein is well connected by bus to the train stations Langenfeld (Rheinland), Langenfeld-Berghausen and Düsseldorf-Hellerhof as well as to Düsseldorf-Benrath and Leverkusen-Mitte.

Langenfeld (Rhineland): Bus 790, 791
Langenfeld-Berghausen: Bus 777, SB78
Düsseldorf-Hellerhof: Bus 789 (approx. 12 minutes to H Comfort Hotel/Deusser-Haus, Monheim am Rhein)

Would you like to travel by regional train? Simply take the RE1 or RE5 to Düsseldorf-Benrath and then take the bus line 788 to Monheim am Rhein.

All bus connections in Monheim am Rhein can be found at


Monheim am Rhein is located between Cologne and Düsseldorf and can be reached via A59, A3 and A542. To get to the festival boat:

Cologne: 40 minutes
Düsseldorf: 30 minutes
Essen: 45 minutes
Hamburg: 4 hours
Munich: 6 hours
Berlin: 5 hours
Amsterdam: 3 hours

Address for the GPS:
Wanderparkplatz Altstadt
Am Werth 1, 40789 Monheim am Rhein
51,09126° N, 6,87894° O


Wanderparkplatz Altstadt, Am Werth 1
Car park at Kielsgraben (opposite Bürgerwiese Baumberg)
Car garage Monberg
Car garage Comfort Hotel
Car park at the Rheinstadion
Car park Turmstr. (opposite Schützenplatz)
Car park Kapellenstr. (at the roadside)


Due to its central location between the metropolitan areas of Cologne and Düsseldorf, Monheim am Rhein can be reached via two major airports:

Düsseldorf Airport (DUS)
Take the regional train to Aachen, get off at Düsseldorf-Benrath. From there you can easily take the bus to Monheim.

Cologne/Bonn Airport (CGN)
Take the regional train in the direction of Minden, get off at Cologne Trade Fair. From there you can take the S6 to Essen and get off at Langenfeld. Here the bus is already waiting to take you to the city centre of Monheim.


Although all the venues are within walking distance, it can be practical, especially during a longer stay, to explore the most beautiful places in Monheim by bicycle or to take a bicycle tour along the Rhine promenade. Tip: Discover Monheim

Bike rental
Gocart Giebner rental station
Am Vogelort (landscape park)
40789 Monheim am Rhein
Phone: 02173 954 931
Mobile: 0172 2410332

Car-Sharing in Monheim

The vehicles can be booked and rented online. The Renault ZOEs are electrically powered and refuelled with 100 percent green electricity from MEGA.

Registration and booking:

Flyer on Car-Sharing: stadtauto-car-sharing.pdf

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