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Only a few kilometres away from the metropolis of Frankfurt am Main, Oberursel is situated on the southern slope of the Taunus, an attractive landscape.
In a privileged location, it is a charming place to live with a high recreational value and a modern business location at the same time.
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It always presents itself personally, naturally and at an equal level - in the "arc of tension" between the dynamic metropolitan region of Frankfurt-Rhine-Main and the Hochtaunus Nature Park, just as the "gateway to the Taunus"!
Oberursel (Taunus) is situated directly on the edge of Bad Homburg v.d.Höhe. It is an attractive and scenic town on the slopes of the Taunus. Thanks to its location and excellent infrastructure, the city is an important business and residential location in the Rhine-Main region. Oberursel (Taunus) is a young, vital city: currently around 47,000 people live in the second largest city in the Hochtaunus district with its four districts.
The city can be reached very quickly by motorway, S-Bahn and underground.The city's good transport connections are a particular plus point. Oberursel can be reached via the A 661 and A 5 motorway junctions. U-Bahn, S-Bahn and Taunusbahn trains connect Oberursel with Frankfurt Central Station, the Rhine-Main Airport and the exhibition grounds in a short journey.
Oberursel's townscape is characterised by the historic old town, which has been renovated since the 1970s. The attractive and historical ambience attracts visitors. The Historische Stadtrundweg takes visitors along the picturesque corners and buildings of the historic Old Town. Cafés with outdoor gastronomy invite you to linger. The Oberursel hotels and restaurants offer service and enjoyment for every taste. Oberursel is always worth a visit.