Visiting GSU

The German Sport University- Germany’s only sport university- is located in the West of Cologne and is surrounded by greenery, but is easily accessible by local transport and the highway network.

The Campus offers short ways and is situated right next to the stadium “RheinEnergieStadion” and one of Cologne’s parks, the “Stadtwald”. The GSU’s campus provides ideal infrastructural conditions and in equal measure recreation. 31,000 square meters of sport area are available for the students on campus.  


German Sport University Cologne
Am Sportpark Muengersdorf 6
50933 Cologne

By car

You find the German Sport University located in Cologne-Muengersdorf, right next to the sport park Muengersdorf and the RheinEnergie stadium. Follow the A1, and exit at Köln-Loevenich. Follow the signs to the RheinEnergie stadium  until you reach the direction sign to the German Sport University.

By public transport

Board the city railway line #1 Junkersdorf/ Weiden West (or Brueck/ Bensberg when entrance at the stop Weiden-West) or take the busses such as KVB-lines 141/ 143/-144. Get off at the stop Junkersdorf/ Sporthochschule.

  • Connection from the airport

Board the city railway S13 to Messe/ Deutz station, then transfer to city railway line #1 (Junkersdorf/ Weiden). Get off at the stop Junkersorf/ Sporthochschule.

  • Connection from the central station

At the central station board the city railway line #16 or #18 and transfer at Neumarkt to line #1 (to Junkersdorf/ Weiden) and get off at the stop Junkersdorf/ Sporthochschule. At the train station Cologne-Deutz directly board the city railway line #1 (to Junkersdorf/ Weiden).

Please see the online campus map for further orientation. To reach campus from the stop Junkersdorf/ Sporthochschule, take the path situated between the street Am Roemerhof and Building 6 and walk alongside the building (see online campus map).