As an outstanding venue for sport, the LANXESS arena is internationally popular. In 2007, the finals of the Handball World Championship caused a worldwide sensation with their emotional backdrop and atmosphere. Since 2010, the VELUX EHF FINAL4 has established itself as the largest indoor sporting event in Europe and as the emotional home of the Cologne Sharks, the LANXESS arena is also making ice hockey history as the venue for the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in 2001, 2010 and 2017. In addition to the Cologne Sharks, the professionals of VfL Gummersbach also play their home games here. And
Another crowd puller is the "Laughing Kölnarena" event series during carnival.
The top programme regularly ensures sold-out stands and a great atmosphere.
Bus stop available
Bad Weather Offer
Suitable for any weather
for individual guests
- Tram: 1, 3, 4 and 9
- Bus: 150, 153, 156, 250 and 260
- S-Bahn: S 6, S 11, S 12, S 13
There is also a direct connection to DB long-distance trains (ICE, IC, RE, RB, S-Bahn).