How to find us

It#s simple to reach us:

From main station („Hauptbahnhof“) / International bus terminal:

5 minutes by subway:

Use the ticket „Kurzstrecke“ and take subway No.16 (direction Bonn/Bad Godesberg) or subway No.18 (direction Klettenberg)

for only four stops. Leave the subway at „Barbarossaplatz“ and cross the street heading towards McDonald`s. The entrance is at the left side of the building.

You can also use your trainticket until „Südbahnhof“ from there it´s a 7 min walk to the hostel, for this, please read the following description:


From „Südbahnhof“:

Walking distance-7 minutes:

Leave the station, turn left till the Luxemburger Straße, turn left again and follow the „Luxemburger Straße“ till Barbarossaplatz. Turn right there and you’ll see the big McDonald`s sign.

The Black Sheep Hostel entrance is right around the corner.


From the airport:

Take any train to the main station or S 13 direction Horrem, till main station.

From there follow the instruction above.

map of Cologne

We are located in the student Quarter, the „Quartier Latin“

We`re within close distance to all of Cologne`s most beautiful sites – like the cathedral, museums and the river Rhine.