Photovoltaic system at the 3M plant


Hilden freeway intersection
  • Freeway connections

    Hilden offers an excellent location thanks to its direct access to the three freeways A3, A46 and A59.

    Connection points:

    • A3 Hilden
    • A46 Hilden
    • A46 Erkrath / Hilden
    • A59 Düsseldorf-Benrath (Hilden)
  • Airports

    Düsseldorf International Airport is only 20 km away and can be reached by car in about 25 minutes. The 44 km to the airport Cologne-Bonn are covered in about 35 minutes.


    • Düsseldorf airport: 20 km / 25 minutes (by car)
    • Cologne-Bonn Airport: 44 km / 35 minutes (by car)
  • Rail connections / public transport

    The well-developed local transport network ensures fast connections to long-distance traffic and at the same time guarantees local mobility. The S-Bahn line S1 with the connects to the nearby major cities of Solingen, Düsseldorf and Dortmund. A large number of bus connections provide direct links to Düsseldorf, Solingen, Wuppertal, Langenfeld, Erkrath and Mettmann.

    S-Bahn stations of the S1 line (Solingen Hbf - Dortmund Hbf):

    • Hilden
    • Hilden South

    Nearest long-distance stations:

    • Düsseldorf Hbf: 14 minutes by S-Bahn (suburban train)
    • Solingen Hbf: 7 minutes by suburban train
  • Ports

    The port of Düsseldorf is only 17 km away. But also the ports in Neuss and Duisburg are in the immediate vicinity.


    • Düsseldorf harbor: 17 km
    • Neuss port: 26 km
    • Port of Duisburg: 42 km
  • Distances to the surrounding major cities

    From Hilden's city center to:

    • Dusseldorf: 15 km
    • Cologne: 39 km
    • Essen: 43 km
    • Wuppertal: 23 km
    • Solingen: 14 km

Overview map