Transportation from Airports to Bonn
From Frankfurt Airport to Siegburg and Bonn:
Participants arriving at Frankfurt airport should go to the Frankfurt airport long-distance train station, which you arrive at by following the signs to “Frankfurt Flughafen Fernbahnhof” (Frankfurt airport long-distance train station). This station is in the AIRail Terminal, next to Terminal 1. Trains arrive at and depart from platforms 4 to 7. Participants are recommended to travel either by high-speed ICE train to Bonn/Siegburg or by direct train to Bonn central station (Bonn Hauptbahnhof).
High-speed Inter City Express (ICE) trains to Siegburg/Bonn or Intercity (IC)/Eurocity (EC) trains to Bonn central station (Hauptbahnhof) leave from the Frankfurt airport long-distance train station two to three times every hour between 5 a.m. and 9 p.m. The high-speed ICE train journey to Siegburg/Bonn takes 40 minutes. Trains leave at least once an hour.
Alternatively the IC/EC train, also from Frankfurt long-distance airport, goes directly to Bonn central station (in the centre of Bonn). Travel time is between 1.5 and 2 hours.
Second-class tickets for the ICE cost around 60 Euro one way, and for the IC around 40 Euro. The ICE train can sometimes also be booked with your flight.
For train departures check on the German railway site. Type in “Frankfurt FLUGHAFEN” as departure station and “Bonn HBF” or “Siegburg” as arrival station.
From Cologne/Bonn Airport to Bonn:
Participants arriving at this airport can take a taxi or bus to Bonn city centre. Taxis are readily available; a one-way journey to the city costs between 35 and 40 euros.
To get to Bonn Center by public transport take the shuttle bus SB 60, which leaves from the terminal at Cologne/Bonn Airport to the Bonn main train station every 30 minutes on weekdays and every 30 or 60 minutes on Saturdays and Sundays.
The 25 km bus journey from the airport takes about 30 minutes. There is only one bus stop at the airport for the bus to Bonn. The bus stop is located at Terminal 1. When travelling to the airport, the bus stops at Terminal 1 (annex A).
The price of a one-way bus ticket to Bonn is 6.70 euros. Tickets may be purchased from the driver or at the ticket machine. The “Conference ticket”, which is included in the price of accommodation if the booking is done through the Bonn Tourism and Congress Office (see below), may be used for this bus.
You can also consult this site for further information.
From Duesseldorf Airport to Bonn:
Arriving in Duesseldorf airport you take the sky train to the train station Düsseldorf Flughafen (about 10 min). From there direct trains leave every hour directly to the Bonn main train station (Hauptbahnhof). More trains are available if you take a train to Duesseldorf main train station (Duesseldorf Hauptbahnhof). From there more trains per hour leave to the Bonn main train station. For train departures check on the German railway site: Type in “Duesseldorf FLUGHAFEN” as the DEPATURE station and “Bonn HBF” as the ARRIVAL station.