nova-Institut GmbH
Chemiepark Knapsack
Industriestraße 300
Gebäude 0611
50354 Hürth, Germany

Tel. +492233-48-14 40 (Office)
Fax +492233-48-14 50
Email [email protected]

Reaching the nova-Institut by car:

During the rush hour, it is recommended to take the highway A1, exiting at Knapsack; the crosstown link (B 265) from Cologne to Hürth is often overstrained.

Users of Google Maps, Apple Maps or Navigon will have no problem finding us at our actual
address, nova-Institut GmbH, Industriestrasse 300.

For programming your route guidance system:

Please use the street number of the well signposted “Feierabendhaus“: Industriestraße 249, from there on to the “Verwaltungsgebäude” (administration building). Don’t forget your passport / your driving license for the registration.


Reaching the nova-Institut by public transport:

You can take the Regionalbahn (RB) from central station Cologne to Hürth-Kalscheuren. The journey time is about 12 minutes (website: You need a taxi to travel to the nova-Institut. The price of a taxi is about 10 € and usually a taxi is waiting at the station in Kalscheuren. The journey takes 15 minutes. You can take the regional train (Regionalbahn – RB) from Cologne Central Station to Hürth-Kalscheuren. The ride takes about 12 minutes ( 

You can also take the metro line 18 in the direction of “Brühl/Bonn”. Get off the train at the station “Hürth-Hermülheim”, the ride takes about 15 minutes ( You will need a taxi to get to nova-Institute from both stations. The price for a taxi is about 10 €. The drive takes about 15 minutes. Make sure to instruct the driver to go to Chemiepark Knapsack
(not Chemiepark Hürth). The easiest is usually to mention the well signposted “Feierabendhaus“, which is at the entrance of the Chemiepark Knapsack area. From there, follow the signs
to the “Verwaltungsgebäude“ (administration building). Don’t forget your passport / your driving license for the registration.

Telephone numbers of private taxi companies:

Taxi Statz
Taxi Mund
Taxi Ruf in Hürth
+49 (0) 2233-44 444
+49 (0) 2233-33 333
+49 (0) 2233-76 666

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Chemiepark Knapsack