We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rheinseilbahn

Riehler Str. 180, 50735 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 5474184
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$281.94*
and up
Koblenz Day Trip from Frankfurt: Ehrenbreitstein Fortress, Rhine Valley Cable...
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cable car” (87 reviews)
“return ticket” (15 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
Riehler Str. 180, 50735 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nippes
CONTACT
Website
+49 221 5474184
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Cologne
Write a ReviewReviews (806)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cable car"
in 87 reviews
"return ticket"
in 15 reviews
"across the river"
in 22 reviews
"botanical gardens"
in 16 reviews
"nice ride"
in 5 reviews
"zoo station"
in 4 reviews
"fear of heights"
in 6 reviews
"cologne zoo"
in 9 reviews
"thermal baths"
in 4 reviews
"whole family"
in 4 reviews
"sunny day"
in 7 reviews
"cars"
in 35 reviews
"rheinpark"
in 25 reviews
"rhine"
in 90 reviews
"nudist"
in 12 reviews
"gondola"
in 4 reviews
"roundtrip"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 310 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a really nice view. you are driving from one side to the other side of the river and see everything along the river. it is really a nice and amazing view!!

Thank Ahnungs L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the things I would recomend to start with when you visit cologne. You will get a good overview over the old part of cologne and can combine this with a nice walk in the "Rheinpark". You can also walk through the...More

Thank DrGnatz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Today I went with my kids after the zoo,and we were very disappointed to gind it closed. We asked to a local, who explained that last year there was a malfunctioning and it will be closed until renewed. First time Tripadvisor let me down.

6  Thank Gea7
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We bought a return trip and the price of 7€ is fair. The trip gave us a beautiful view of the river and Cologne. I don't recommend it on hot days in summer as it gets very hot in the cabins but otherwise it's worth...More

Thank sawickis
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Unfriendly grumpy clerk at till, seemed to be doing us a favour in selling us tickets. Poor knowledge of basics like good morning good bye please and thank you (we are Germans, so foreign language not an excuse)

Thank tofifi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The only downpart is the money, which they charge nowadays for a return ticket per Person (7 EUR). But still, if you are just a visitor to Cologne, you shouldn´t miss this very scenic (though unfortunately rather short) ride through the air over the river...More

Thank 2tourtheworld
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I had a short trip to Koln and this was my main highlight for the kids and us to ride across the rhine. Well apparently it had broken down days to weeks prior to our visit according to the parking lot guy. BUMMED out but...More

1  Thank LisaKWSmith
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a cheap and fun activity that will not take too much time. Pods hold up to 4 riders and you will be able to see the beautiful Cologne skyline. However, beware that there is a nudist beach in the park below the cable...More

Thank Stewart_McGill
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were staying in Cologne decided to take the train to Koblenz,40 euro day return, for a ride on the cable car and to view the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. you can get a combined ticket for cable and fortress ,13.80 euro return. well worth the visit....More

Thank simwen_12
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The price was 7 EUR for roundtrip, It's not bad, actually. We got to see how beautiful Cologne is from above. However, the cable car was a bit shaky and it was old. We were kind of scared because it felt like some knot would...More

1  Thank meekolodeon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 265 hotels in Cologne
Hotel Viktoria
92 reviews
.51 km away
Mercure Hotel
491 reviews
.85 km away
Centro Hotel Ayun
292 reviews
1.31 km away
Hopper Hotel St. Antonius
169 reviews
1.37 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Zippiri Gourmetwerkstatt & Wein-Bar
240 reviews
.56 km away
Gruber's
167 reviews
.70 km away
La Casona
98 reviews
.39 km away
Wein & Dine
72 reviews
1.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Botanical Gardens Flora
671 reviews
.54 km away
Koelner Zoo
1,804 reviews
.10 km away
Eigelstein Torburg
61 reviews
1.45 km away
St Kunibert Basilica
35 reviews
1.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rheinseilbahn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;