Getting there

Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
CH-4058 Basel


  By train / public transport

On tramway line  No. 1 or 2 from Basel main station (SBB/SNCF) direction Riehen or Eglisee. After approximately 10 min. exit at stop "Messeplatz". From Badischer Bahnhof (German Railway station) board tramway No. 2 or 6. After only 2 stops exit at "Messeplatz".



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* The booking confirmation of your booked accomodation in Basel serves as a free ticket for the transfer from the airport (Basel EuroAirport) or train station (Basel SBB) to your accomodation.

The BaselCard is offered as a free bonus with every booking at a Basel hotel, hostel, bed and breakfast or appartment (see accomodations). You will receive your personal guest card when you check in, and you can also load it to your smartphone as a web app. The BaselCard app works mostly offline and offers the same free services and discounts, in its electronic version, the guest card also features an interactive city map. For more information, see

  By car

The "Messe" exit from the A2 motorway leads directly to the fair and congress ground. There is a multi-storey car park with space for 1'200 vehicles at the Exhibition Square ("Messe").

Please follow the signs "Messe" to the Messe parking. Use the following address, if you are using a navigation system (GPS): Basel, Riehenstrasse 101


  By plane

There is an easy connection from EuroAirport of Basel to the exhibition center in downtown Basel by public transport (Bus No. 50), via the central Swiss railway station (Bahnhof SBB). From Bahnhof SBB the tramway line No. 1 or 2 serve the Basel Exhibition square directly.

There are frequent trains between Basel SBB station and Zurich taking less than an hour, and direct services to and from Zurich Airport.

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