'''Cologne''', or '''Köln''' in German, is a big city in
==Going South== To get out of Cologne to the South the best possibility is to go to the '' Verteilerkreis Süd'' , a big roundabout where all vehicles that are heading for the motorway to the South or West are passing by. There is also a petrol station beside it and a traffic light where one can ask people for a lift.
==Going West== On the motorway ring around Cologne, to the west of the city, there's the motorway service area Köln-Frechen, Germany's busiest service station. There you can get lifts to the [[Netherlands]] and [[United Kingdom|Great Britain]] from one of around 200 HGV' s that are there in average.