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Bad Hönningen

Bad Hönningen - the romantic wine and spa village on the sunny side on the Rhine.

Bad Hönningen is a charming little town with cafés, restaurants and cozy taverns which invite you to tarry in their historical ambiance. Among the highlights are the ridge trail "Rheinsteig", the proud Arenfels Castle surrounded by idyllic vineyards, and the Kristall-Rheinpark thermal spa right on the bank of the Rhine.

Ticket Office Bad Hönningen

Am Kurpark (Campingplatz)
53557 Bad Hönningen
Breite/Lat: 50.510532 Länge/Lon: 7.307513

Tel. 02 21 / 20 88 318
Fax 02 21 / 20 88 345
E-Mail: info(at)


Useful informations

Information concerning the landing-stage

  • Unfortunately the ticket office in Bad Hönningen is no longer manned. However, all ships on scheduled service do call at the landing-stage, and tickets can be purchased either in the online shop or on board the ship.
  • The KD landing-stage in Bad Hönningen is accessible to passengers with restricted mobility.
  • Passengers are requested to be at the landing-stage 15 minutes before scheduled sailing time. 
  • Payment options: cash.

Getting to the landing-stage by public transport

The railway station in Bad Hönningen is only a short walk from the town centre, the Rhine promenade and the KD landing-stage (approx. 10 minutes).

Getting to the landing-stage by car

There is large free car park close to the KD landing-stage in the Rhine Park below the church and next to the spa.

Information for coaches

Free coach parking is available close to the KD landing-stage in the Rhine Park next to the spa and below the church. 

Suggested tours

Siebengebirge tour

One of the most popular excursion destinations from Wesseling is the Siebengebirge mountain range. We take you right to the heart of this unique idyllic landscape featuring castles and ruins spread around the seven mountains.

Siebengebirge tour

Offers on site

Kristall-Rheinpark Therme

The hot spring Kristall-Rheinpark Therme is an oasis situated in the heart of a natural environment directly on the bank of the Rhine. The generously sized hot spring and sauna landscape enables you to relax wonderfully in a Venetian ambience. Bathe yourself healthy in the hot natural brine from the park’s own springs. Enjoy the various indoor and outdoor pools, whirlpools and the movement pool with pleasantly warm temperatures of 31°C to 35°C and a salt content of 1.5%.

  • A KD ticket enables two people to enter the hot springs for the price of one (Two visitors to Kristall-Rheinpark-Therme pay for just one ticket and the second person has free entry!)

Theme museum Romans’ World

The theme museum Romans’ World takes you on a journey through time to the Roman era. The start of the Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes and of the Roman frontier wall built 2,000 years ago – which has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2005 – is marked by the reconstructed watchtower no. 1 near the Rhine between Bad Hönningen and Rheinbrohl. The museum can be reached from here in a few minutes. In addition to the interactive exhibition area focusing on the life of the people at the Limes, you can also explore the large surrounding area with the barrack room and workshop, herb garden and Roman bakery.

  • The KD ticket grants you a 10% reduction on the regular entrance price

Cycling, hiking and more...

Located directly on the Middle Rhine and surrounded by the Westerwald and Eifel mountains, Bad Hönningen offers ideal conditions for cycling. Whether you ride a city or racing bike, countless tours offering all levels of difficulty are waiting for you to discover them on the high-quality cycle paths along the Rhine, through the delightful countryside of the Westerwald or on the trail of the Romans.

At the Tourist Information Office in Bad Hönningen you can hire comfortable city bikes.

  • Holders of a KD ticket are offered reductions when hiring bikes

Tourist-Information Bad Hönningen

Neustraße 2a
53557 Bad Hönningen
Tel. 02635 2273
Fax 02635 2736
E-mail: info(at)

Do you have any questions? We will be happy to help you!

Service Centre

Tel. +49 (0)221/2088-318
Fax +49 (0)221/2088-345


Frequently Asked Questions

Here you can find the answers to the most important questions about KD's services.


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