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Where tradition meets the modern, business meets the arts and bustle meets tranquility.

Frankfurt is considered Euorope's smallest metropolis. It is a city of contrasts - traditional and modern at the heart of Europe, a business and banking centre of great international importance, culture and the arts on the Museum Embankment, and apple-wine romanticism in Sachsenhausen.

Ticket Office Frankfurt

60311 Frankfurt
Breite/Lat: 50.108766 Länge/Lon: 8.681206

Tel. 0 69 / 28 57 28
Fax: 0 69 / 28 57 28
E-Mai: kd-frankfurt(at)  


Useful Information

Information concerning the landing-stage

  • The KD landing-stage in Frankfurt is accessible to passengers with restricted mobility.
  • Passengers who have not purchased their ticket at the KD ticket office in Frankfurt are requested to report at the ticket office.
  • Payment options: cash, Maestro, credit card (Eurocard, Mastercard).

Getting to the landing-stage by public transport

Underground station Dom/Römer or tram stop Römer/Paulskirche, both of which are a 5 minute walk from the landing-stage.

Getting to the landing-stage by car

The nearest multi-storey car park is Dom/Römer in Domstraße 1. On the car park routeing system follow D = Dom. From there approx. 5 min. walk to the KD landing-stage.

Information for coaches

Here is a list of parking places for coaches in the proximity of the KD landing-stage Mainkai/Eiserner Steg (in the town centre within the green environmental zone): 

  • 2 spaces: Eiserner Steg/Mainkai
  • 3 spaces: Untermainkai – maximum stay 1.5 hrs.
  • 1 space:   Untermainkai - Nizza Wharf - drop off / pick up only
  • 3 spaces: Untermainanlage

More information on coach parking and driving into the city is to be found here here.

Suggested tours

Hop-On Hop-Off combined ticket

Explore the city from the river and on dry land. With the combined ticket Hop-On Hop-Off Frankfurt, you will sail on MS Palladium on the Main for one hour, and then travel through the city on an open-top bus – gaining exciting insights and discovering interesting details of the city.

Hop-On Hop-Off combined ticket Frankfurt

All-inclusive evening excursion in Mainz

The KD vessel sails on the Rhine for three hours, offering a constantly changing view of the city of science. During this time you can feast on the buffet to your heart’s content, make the difficult choice of what to drink from the variety provided, or show your fellow passengers how proficient you are on the dance floor, because the culinary delights and drinks offered and the pleasure of dancing are all included in the ticket price.

All-inclusive evening excursion in Mainz

Main River Bank Festival Frankfurt

The best view of the breathtaking display of lights and colours is offered on board MS Palladium from the River Main. There our crew will pamper you with a tasty snack buffet while you are looking forward to the superlative 20-minute fireworks spectacular.

Main River Bank Festival Frankfurt

Museum Bank Festival Frankfurt

A seat in the front row with a perfect view of the impressive skyline of Frankfurt, a city renowned for its financial centre and trade fairs, illuminated by a colourful fireworks display. This is made possible on board KD.

Museum Bank Festival Frankfurt

Museum Bank Festival Frankfurt

Offers on site

Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour

Discover Frankfurt on the PMK CityTour! The brand-new yellow double-decker bus from CityTour operates each day from 10 am to 5:30 pm on a round trip which takes in all the city’s most attractive sites. Passengers can hop on or off at any CityTour stop; the ticket is valid all day.

Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour


Take a leisurely trip through Frankfurt enjoying original ebbelwei (cider) – you can do that on a sight-seeing tour with the Ebbelwei-Expreß. The colourful tramcar has been a permanent fixture in the Frankfurt cityscape since 1977 and transports its guests to the most attractive places of interest in the Main metropolis.

MAIN TOWER (viewing platform)

In 2000 the Main Tower, designed by the architecture firm Schweger und Partner, opened its doors. It is the only high-rise block in Frankfurt which invites visitors to enjoy the unique city skyline from above from a 200-metre-high viewing platform.

Palmengarten Frankfurt

The flora from many different climate zones can be experienced here in a park covering 20 hectares and in 9,000 m² of greenhouses.

Frankfurt Card

The “Frankfurt Card” makes the stay more convenient for visitors, enabling them to travel all over the city and to get to know many different cultural features at reduced prices. The benefits include:

  • Free travel on local public transport in the city
  • 20% reduction on KD boat tours, Hop-On Hop-Off City Tours, daily guided city walks, topic walks at the weekend
  • Up to 50% reduction in 26 Frankfurt museums, the Palmengarten and Frankfurt Zoo
  • and much more

The card is available at Tourist Information Centres for €10.50.


Tourist Information Frankfurt

Tourist Information Römer
Römerberg 27
60311 Frankfurt am Main
Tel. 069 / 212 38800

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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