The start to your journey can be so easy: drive to the Airport, and up and away. You can park your car directly at the Airport. As you arrive, the parking guidance system informs you of the free parking spaces and shows you the shortest way there – whether you want to use the car parks next to the terminals P1 - P3 or the car park “Nord” (also for larger vehicles).
We have more than 12,500 parking lots for our guests. With the map and parking guide, you can see at a glance where you can park.
Shopping fee on Sundays and bank holidays
For all passengers who want to use our multi-storey car parks on Sundays and bank holidays we offer a special parking fee in our car parks 1, 2 and 3 of EUR 3.00 between 9.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Price Information (valid from 01.01.2023)
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Parking directly in front of the terminals
Car park P32
Right at the terminal 2, arrival
Vehicles from 2 meters height
Car park 1
Right at the terminal 1
Car park P1K
Car park P1A
Right at the terminal 1, UG
Car park P20
Right at the terminal 1
Car park 2
Right at the terminal 2
Car park 3
350m walking distance to terminal 2
Car park P-Nord
Suitable for large cars
When making an online reservation in the Car Parks P1, P2, P3 and P-Nord we recommend you make your reservation at least 24 hours in advance. For express bookings up to one hour before the parking time begins, there will be an extra express charge of 5 €.
Security parking places
Security parking / exclusive parking is only available in Car Park 2 (P2)
(lease contract between user of parking place and car park operators Flughafen Köln/Bonn GmbH)
Courtesy period after payment
Car park 1 15 minutes
Car park 2 15 minutes
Car park 3 30 minutes
Shopping fees on Sundays or bank holidays
Car park users who use Car Park 1 (p1), Car Park 2 (P2) or Car Park 3 (P3) on a Sunday or bank holiday only, pay no more than 3 EUR between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.
When making an online reservation in the Car Parks P1, P2, P3 and P-Nord we recommend you make your reservation at least 24 hours in advance. For express bookings up to one hour before the parking time begins, there will be an extra reservation charge of 5 €.
Please note that there are only a limited number of special offers available in P2 and P3, so early booking pays off!
The maximum height for cars is 1.95 m.
Cars higher than this can be parked on Car Park Nord (Parkplatz Nord) or P1.
Payment by EC- / credit card
Payment can be made at all automatic pay stations by credit card (Mastercard, VISA, Amex) or an EC card from a German bank. There is also the possibility of entering our car parks using the above-mentioned credit cards without taking a ticket. The same credit card will lift the exit barrier and you will receive a receipt for the parking charge.
With online reservation you can, if you wish, enter your car registration number as an additional access medium. This way, you can drive in and out of the car park without any further identification media.
Parking for motorcycles/motor Scooters
Customers can park their motorcycle or motor scooter at the regular parking garage 2 rate in the separate security area (multi-storey car park 2, level 4, section D).
To do so, please use the new entrance, which leads from the motorway to level 4 in P2. Please do not take a regular ticket at the entrance barrier, but use the speech function. You will then be issued a ticket and the barrier will be opened manually. The staff in the multi-storey car park will then open the security area for you to park the motorcycle or motor scooter there.
After parking, you must validate your ticket at the pay station (next to the pay booth) at the regular P2 rate. Please visit the pay booth upon return. The staff will then open the security area for you. Please activate the speech function again at the exit barrier, and then the barrier will then be opened again manually.
“TankE” electric charging stations in multi-storey car park 2
In cooperation with RheinEnergie, 10 charging stations for electric vehicles have been installed in the multi-storey car parks 2. The charging stations are free of charge. Parking, on the other hand, will be charged at the standard rate applicable in the car park.
If you wish to use the charging stations, please register or log in to the TankE-Network app: click here for the app in web format, here for iOS, and here for Android.
The charging stations in multi-storey car park 2 are located on Level 6 in Sector A.
Service for the disabled
Where can I find Parking spaces for the disabled?
Parking spaces for the disabled persons in possession of a blue EU parking permit can be found:
- in car park 1 (upper level)
- in car park 3 (level 1/sector A)
Due to renovation work, the usual disabled parking spaces are currently not available in multi-storey car park 2, level 4. During the refurbishment phase, please use the parking spaces on Level 2, Sector C. Here, too, you can access Terminal 2 barrier-free via a passageway.
If you use these parking spaces, it is required to display the blue EU parking permit clearly visible
You will park up to one hour or less?
Disabled persons in possession of a blue EU parking permit or whose official disabled person's pass is marked "aG", "H", "B" or "Bl",may as a gesture of goodwill, park free of charge (100% discount) in Car park 2, the short term Car Park P1K or P1A for up to 1 hour, on presentation of the permit at the ticket office in P2 (Level 4, at the exit to the motorway/Autobahn) or at our Information Desk in Terminal 1. Please present your severely handicapped pass and your ID there. The presence of the severely disabled person is necessary. You will then get the discount for 1 hour. We would kindly ask you to provide us with your personal data for auditing purposes.
Your parking time exceeds 1 hour?
If your parking time exceeds 1 hour, you will receive a 50% discount on the current Car park 2 parking rate for goodwill. When leaving Car park 2, please present your severely handicapped pass and your ID card at the ticket office in P2 (level 4, at the exit to the motorway/Autobahn); also here the presence of the severely disabled person is necessary. We would kindly ask you to provide us with your personal data for auditing purposes.
You want to make a parking reservation online?
The voluntarily granted discounts are not applicable to online tariffs or online parking reservations.
The cardholder must be present as the EU parking permit is not transferable. Please note that the 50% and 100% discounts are granted voluntarily by Flughafen Köln/Bonn GmbH and will only be given upon presentation and copy of the disabled person's pass and ID card and in in the presence of the severely disabled person ; there is no legal claim to these discounts. In Car park 2, the parking sectors are equipped with emergency call buttons which can be used to request assistance if necessary.
If you have further questions please contact us:
+49 (0) 2203 402166
+49 (0)2203 40-5786
Hints for reservation customers
EC- and credit cards are currently not permitted as a means of entry.
- Please keep your QR code ready at the entrance of the car park and hold it a few centimetres in front of the scanner. Then find any parking space you want.
- If you gave your number plate when registering, the barrier will open automatically once you are in front of the entrance barrier.
- Please make sure that you use the same method when leaving the car park as when you entered.
- If you have any questions, press the call button to be put through to an airport employee.
- If you have reserved a spot, you can enter the car park even if the parking system does not show any free parking spots.