The address of the RheinEnergieStadion is Aachener Strasse 999, 50933 Cologne. It is located in the west of Cologne, approximately 6 kilometres from the city centre.
by car you can reach the stadium from the A1 motorway. Take exit 103 and follow the Aachener Strasse east towards the city centre
by public transport you can take tram line 1 from Neumarkt train station to the RheinEnergieStadion tram stop
the journey takes approximately 15 minutes. Special match day tram services also operate from the Hauptbahnhof main railway station and Neumarkt station. The fare is included in your match ticket
At the match
Arsenal supporters will be seated in the Nord Tribune (North Stand) in N6 (lower tier), N15 and N16 (upper tier). Entrance is via the turnstiles 121 – 126 (lower tier) and 111 – 114 (upper tier)
turnstiles open 2 hours before kick-off. You should be inside the stadium no later than 30 -minutes before kick-off
access to the stadium can be slow. There will be ticket checks and body searches at the entrance to the turnstiles.
only valid ticket holders will be admitted to the ground. If you have damaged or forged tickets, or have lost or had tickets stolen, you’ll be turned away
in addition to items which would usually be prohibited in the UK, the following restrictions apply at the stadium: no bottles and cans are allowed to be brought into the ground and flags and banners with metal poles aren’t allowed
as in any other city, beware of pickpockets and bag snatchers at airports, railway stations, around the town centre and when using public transport. Only carry what you need and leave spare cash and valuables in hotel safety deposits
change money at a bank, hotel, or in exchange kiosks – not on the street (it’s illegal and holding counterfeit money is punished by a prison sentence in Germany)
Contact the British Consulate-General Düsseldorf
British Consulate-General Düsseldorf
Telephone: + 49 (0) 211 94480
Office hours: Monday to Thursday 9.00am – 17.00pm and Friday 9.00am to 16.30pm