A3 - interchange Köln-Ost, follow the signs for Köln-Zentrum. From the Zoobrücke take the exit Rheinuferstraße / Zentrum. Join the middle lane and turn right onto Rheinuferstraße. Follow the road in the direction of Cologne South. The Bayenturm is located after about 4 km just before the intersection Rheinuferstraße / Ubierring on the left-hand side.
A4 – interchange Köln-Süd, exit in the direction of Rodenkirchen / junction Verteilerkreis Süd. Keep right at the roundabout and drive towards the Rheinufer (military ring road). When you are close to the Rhine, the road takes a sharp left in the direction of the city centre. Follow the Rheinuferstraße (changing street names) for about 3km. You will find the Bayenturm only 100m ahead of the crossroads Rheinuferstraße / Ubierring on the right-hand side.
The parking lot at the Rheinauhafen offers ample parking. There are two possible entrances: shortly before the Bayenturm on the building of the Chancellery Luther and about 200 m further near the entrance to the Rheinauhafen. Use the stairs 6.05.
By Bus or Train
At Cologne Central Station take the underground No. 16 (final destination „Bonn“) up to stop "Ubierring“. From there cross the street (Rheinuferstraße) and turn left to the Bayentower.
Alternatively, from the bus stop Breslauer Platz at the Cologne Central Station, take the bus 133 via Heumarkt towards "Zollstock". Get off at bus stop "Rheinauhafen", walk a few steps back to the traffic light, cross the Rheinuferstraße and turn right, after about 100 meters you will see the Bayenturm.
Alternatively, it is a nice 30-minute walk south along the Rhine river promenade from Cologne Central Station to the Bayenturm.