Buchbinder is your reliable car rental service to explore Cologne cheaply and flexibly. We offer you from the car to the truck a fleet of high-quality manufacturers such as Mercedes, VW or BMW. Every car is available at attractive conditions. Whether short or long -term rental, private or business: We have suitable offers for your desired car in Cologne. For a spontaneous getaway or a shopping trip into the city you will find us nimble racers and sporty convertibles. For travel with family or larger groups, book our comfortable vans or spacious sprinters. You can easily manage your move to Cologne with one of our vans. At Buchbinder you benefit from excellent value for money and enjoy comprehensive services such as our 24-hour return and the free hotline.
Buchbinder Car Rental offers numerous car and truck models:
Our car rental agency in Cologne offers you three locations to choose the right rental car for your discovery of the Rhine metropolis from our fleet. At Köln Bonn Airport (CGN) you will find us at the rental car center at Terminal 1. From here you can easily reach the center in 20 minutes and the fair in 17 minutes.
If you arrive by train, our rental car station 4.5 km away in the Oskar-Jäger-Straße in Ehrenfeld is the ideal choice. On the right bank of the Rhine, we are represented in the Frankfurter Straße - with a distance of only 15 minutes to the center. By booking a car for Cologne at Buchbinder, you can explore the city in its diversity flexibly and at your own pace.
As the center of the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Region in Nordhrein-Westfalen, Cologne is an international trade fair city that is renowned for its events. For example, the Fotoika, Art Cologne or Gamescom take place here. The history of the cosmopolitan city on the Rhine dates back to Roman times and has left its traces in the form of impressive architectural monuments. The best known is the gothic cathedral of the Cologne Cathedral, which rises as a landmark in the center of the city. The UNESCO World Heritage Site from the 13th century houses impressive art treasures. From the observation deck of the south tower, the cathedral also offers a breathtaking view over the Hanseatic city.
Cologne stretches along both sides of the Rhine. These are connected, for example, by the impressive arch construction of the 409 m long Hohenzoller Bridge at the height of the city center. Due to its ports, Cologne has been an important trading metropolis since Roman times. Use your stay for a harbor cruise on the Rhine, where you can marvel at the loading of huge containers and enjoy atmospheric river romance. In addition to tours lasting several hours, event tours with musicals or day trips such as the Siebengebirge provide unforgettable experiences for the whole family on the river.
Exciting views of the city open up to you on a ride on the Rheinseilbahn, which crosses the Rhine at the height of the Zoobrücke. Take a trip to the Cologne Zoo, which delights children and adults with its more than 500 animal species. Unique urban panoramic views can be experienced from the 100 m high viewing platform of the KölnTriangle. Views of a special kind can also be enjoyed from the top floor of the Kaufhof Parkhaus 1, the pedestrian bridge at the Mediapark and the restaurant on the 30th floor of the Kölnturm.
The vibrant port city in the Rhine Bay awaits you between New Year's Eve and Ash Wednesday with fun-filled social programs. As a stronghold of the carnival, these events follow an annually changing motto. In summer, Cologne's lights offer impressive spectacles with a sea of colors. Not only the convoy of 50 illuminated ships is impressive: Thousands of visitors with sparklers as well as the fireworks shot down by two ships and accompanied by music will be remembered as an unforgettable experience.
Art and culture enjoy Cologne in many places: from the opera on the Gürzenich Orchestra and the theater scene to the Philharmonic. Among the most important museums in the Hanseatic city include the Roman-Roman Museum, the Museum of Applied Arts, the Cologne City Museum and the fragrance house 4711th The old town of Cologne attracts with quaint streets, monuments worth seeing - such as the Heinzelmännchenbrunnen - and cozy breweries. Stroll through the picturesque historic city center. Be enchanted by the Old Town, the Cologne Cathedral, the Church of St. Martin and the tower of the Old Town Hall from the impressive panorama of the Rhine. Near the city center, the remodeled Rheinauhafen has established itself as a popular scene district with a colorful gastronomic offer. The Cologne cuisine is popular for regional specialties such as Rhenish delicacies with fresh fish. The hearty delicacies of the breweries - such as Rhenish Sauerbraten, Eisbein, Tatar or black pudding - are traditionally enjoyed together with home-brewed beer.
f you are traveling by car in Cologne or other regions in Germany, please note:
Ample parking for your rental car can be found in Cologne in the form of numerous free and paid parking lots and car parks.