For a relaxed journey to Koblenz, the use of bus and train as well as the special transport of the regional transport companies is recommended. In addition, the Park & Ride offer within the framework of the Koblenz Summer Festival brings all motorists from the designated parking spaces at the city limits to Koblenz Altstadt.
Note: After the end of the fireworks, a large crowd is expected on the buses and trains that run immediately afterwards. To equalize the program has been extended until 00.00, many booths are open until 02.00 on Saturday night. Enjoy the exuberant atmosphere at the Koblenz Summer Festival even after the fireworks and take advantage of the extensive local transport offer until late!
From Koblenz main station, follow the road down to the Rhine toward Markenbildchenweg street. Turn left and continue straight on towards the Deutsches Eck until you reach the event area.
From the Zentralplatz square, walk toward Jesuitenplatz and either turn into Eltzerhofstraße street via Firmungstraße street and follow the road down to the Moselle keeping right (arriving directly at the fairground, which is part of the event area) or follow Firmungstraße street down to the Rhine via Rheinstraße street, where the event area is located.
From the opposite bank of the Moselle, cross the Balduin Bridge and turn left into Burgstraße street. After a few metres, take the steps down to the left to Peter-Altmeier-Ufer street and then turn right.
The Liesel Ferry* runs from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. between the Knaus Camping Park Rhine/Moselle to the Moselle jetty on the Peter-Altmeier bank, directly at the Deutsches Eck.
The ferry Koblenz Ehrenbreitstein - Schängel Shuttle offers trips between 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.. On Saturday, the ferry runs until midnight. As a rule, the crossings take place at 10-minute intervals. Starting point is Ehrenbreitstein on the river bank, arrival at the Konrad-Adenauer bank, next to the water level house.
*Changes may occur due to low water.
The Koblenz Cable Car offers special travel times during the weekend of the Sommerfest: The cable car will run until midnight on Friday, even until 1 a.m. on Saturday** and until 7 p.m. on Sunday. Further information can be found at www.seilbahn-koblenz.de.
The fortress funicular runs on the weekend of August 11-13 from 6 a.m. until 1 a.m..** On Saturday night, the fortress funicular runs until 5 a.m..
**Please note that the cable car and the funicular will stop running between 10:30 p.m. and midnight due to the fireworks display!