Telefon +49 (0) 221.12 37 34

How to get to the Institute

You can reach us by car, train (DB) or public transport (KVB).

Car, taxi

There are numerous parking places near the Institute. You can reach the Institute within 5 minutes from Cologne Main Station (Hauptbahnhof).

Public transport (bus, underground, overground)

Ebertplatz is an important connection hub for Cologne’s public transport. The Institute is right nearby. The underground (U-Bahn) lines 12, 15, 16 and 18 or busses 127 and 140 stop here. The overground (S-Bahn) stops at Hansaring, which is only 5 minutes’ walk from the Institute.

Environmental Zone in Cologne

Cologne’s city centre has been an environmental zone since 1st of January 2008. Car traffic limitations apply here. As our Institute is located in Cologne’s city centre, we would like to inform you that you will need a special environment pass. >>> More information <<<

Helpful links

Cologne transport links
Taxi call Cologne
Deutsche Bahn (German trains)

Our Address

W. Trester - Institute for
Ocular Prosthetics GmbH

Neusser Straße 3
D-50670 Köln (am Ebertplatz)


Tel +49 (0) 221.12 37 34
Fax  +49 (0) 221.13 54 50

Email info[at]

Opening times

Our opening times

Monday to Thursday
8.30am to 5.00pm
Fridays 8.30am to 4.00pm