Location & Arrival


Monschau-Hargard Youth Hostel is surrounded by meadows and woods at the edge of the fascinating moorland landscape called Hohes Venn (High Fens) - a paradise for sports and recreation. But you're not isolated either - the old town lies at the foot of the hostel and can be easily reached on foot in 20 minutes.
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Coming by public transport
From Aachen main station take the SB 63 bus towards Monschau, change in Roetgen to the 166 line and get out at the "Hargard" stop. Important: ask the bus driver to stop there!

Alternatively: from Aachen bus station (town centre) take the 166 bus line. This goes right through to the "Hargard" stop.
Arriving by bus or car
From Aachen, Düsseldorf, Cologne and Mönchengladbach:

take the A44 or A4 to junction Aachen, then continue on the A44 in the direction of Lüttich (Liege) as far as the Aachen-Lichtenbusch/Monschau exit. Follow the signs on the B258 towards Monschau and 500 metres after the town of Imgenbroich turn left into Hargardsgasse. The hostel is located on the left-hand side.

From Cologne (alternative), Bonn and Koblenz:

take the A61 to the Bliesheim junction, continue on the A1 and leave the motorway at the Euskirchen-Wißkirchen exit. Then continue on the B266 via Gemünd to Simmerath. From Simmerath continue on B399 towards Monschau Imgenbroich. Here turn onto the B258 and 500 m after Imgenbroich turn left into Hargardsgasse. The youth hostel is on the left-hand side.
Arriving by bike
The hostel has a secured storage space for about 15 bikes.