Directions & Accommodation

Plan your route with Google Maps, Bing Maps or any route planning service. Destination: Ulmenstraße 275, 40468 Dusseldorf (Grossmarkt). Parking is 2,- Euro/day.

Local traffic:
Tram no. 715, 707 (Stop: Grossmarkt)
Bus lines 722, 729, 756, 834 (Stop: Northern Cemetary)

All vehicles, which enter the environment-zone (or green-zone), have to have a special environmental sticker (Umweltplakette), which should be ordered in advance. Further information: http://www.german-way.com/travel-and-tourism/driving-in-europe/driving/driving-in-germany-green-zones/.

The easiest way to get your Umweltplakette is from the TÜV, either at a local inspection station or online at www.tuev-sued.de (south) or www.tuev-nord.de (north). Both sites have English instructions. You will need your vehicle emissions key number (Schlüsselnummer). An environmental sticker is valid for the life of the vehicle.

Cost:
Vehicles registered in Germany: €6.00 (incl. VAT)
Foreign vehicles: €12.50
Order Online (TÜV) – English instructions for ordering your environmental sticker from TÜV

Toll on motorways will NOT apply for vehicles under 12 t.

Accommodation

www.fuchs-apartments.com

Appartment am Zoo: Contact D. Bongartz +49-211-4165 8994
or doris.bongartz@yahoo.de

2.5 km drive: Avidon Design Hotel****Duesseldorf-Unterrath

9.0 km drive: Holiday Inn**** Duesseldorf Airport Ratingen

9.5 km drive: Relaxa Hotel**** Duesseldorf Airport Ratingen

3.5 km drive: Mercure Duesseldorf City****