Arriving by car
A5 motorway via the Westkreuz Frankfurt junction takes you directly to Messe Frankfurt.Follow
the signs to "Messe Frankfurt" or "Messe". These
will take you to the Rebstock
grounds, where there are 15,000
parking spaces located right
next to the motorway.
there a free shuttle bus will
take you to the trade fair grounds.
Motorway connection to the trade fair grounds
you arrive at Frankfurt Airport, you are only 15 km away from Messe Frankfurt.
Arriving by plane Frankfurt
Frankfurt Airport has two terminals (1+2). For the sake of greater clarity,
these are divided into separate
areas. Terminal 1 is divided
into A, B, and C, Terminal 2
into D and E.
In Terminal 1 you will find
Lufthansa and Star Alliance
throughout the entire A
area and in part of B as well.
Several American and Asian airlines
are based in Terminal 2, as
many flights arrive here from
and the Far
East. British Airways
and Air France are also located
During trade fairs you will
find a special trade fair information
stand (Terminal 2, arrivals
level) where staff will be on
hand to give you assistance
and taking a taxi to Messe
the taxi directly to Messe Frankfurt, City Entrance (Festhalle,
Forum, Halls 1, 3, 4, 5, 6,
7) or Galleria Entrance (Halls 8, 9, 10, Torhaus).
The Galleria Entrance is only
open during major trade fairs.
and taking the Messe
Frankfurt shuttle bus
major trade fairs the Messe Frankfurt shuttle buses run directly from the Airport
bus station in Terminal 1 to
Frankfurt entrance, every quarter
of an hour. The cost of the
journey is not included in your
entrance ticket. You can find
out when and where the shuttle
buses leave from the bus station
at the trade fair information
stand at the Airport. The journey
takes approximately 15 minutes.
and taking the suburban train to Messe Frankfurt
eight minutes an S 8 or S
9 suburban train (to Hanau/Offenbach
Ost) leaves the station below Terminal 1, stopping at the
Main station (Hauptbahnhof). The
journey takes approximately
ten minutes. Upon arrival,
follow the green "S" signs
and turn left towards the
underground station. From
here it is only two stops
on the S 3 (Bad Soden),
S 4 (Kronberg), S 5 (Bad
or S 6 (Friedberg) to the
stop. The journey takes approximately
three minutes. If you want
to return to the Airport from
the Main Station, take the
S 8 or S 9 heading for Wiesbaden. A shuttle bus to Frankfurt Hahn
leaves from the Main Station.
Arriving by plane Frankfurt Hahn Airport
low-cost airport at Frankfurt
Hahn provides additional, value-for-money
opportunities for reaching Frankfurt by air. The two terminals there can handle five
million passengers annually,
making Frankfurt Hahn one of
technology, all-round service
and extensive shopping facilities
guarantee passengers the very
highest standards of safety
Due to the airport's geographical
location, night flights are
possible here. What's more,
there is ample parking. Shuttle
buses operate between the car
park and the terminal, as well
as to and from Frankfurt
and Frankfurt Main Station.
arrival halls and baggage reclaim
are located directly behind
the apron, and passengers can
reach them directly on foot.
Hire cars can also be picked
1 is open 24 hours a day. For
more information visit www.hahn-airport.de
+49 65 43 50 92 00
by car from Frankfurt
Hahn to Messe
Take the B 50 main road as far
as the A 61 motorway (to Bingen)
At the Nahetal
junction take the A 60 motorway
Take the A 643 motorway (to
At the Schiersteiner
junction take the A 66 motorway
At the Eschborn
junction take the A 648 motorway
via the Westkreuz
Then follow the Messe parking guidance system in operation.
by bus from Frankfurt
Hahn to Messe
The stop for the shuttle bus
Airport and Frankfurt Main Station is located
directly in front of the terminal.
The journey takes around 1 hour
For information on the timetable
call +49 65 43 50 19 0
or visit: www.hahn-airport.de
Arriving by train
Express), IC (InterCity),
and EC (EuroCity)
connections from all over Germany
converge at Frankfurt Main Station.
The underground station below
the Main Station provides the
most direct and fastest connection
to the "Messe"
stop by the Rhein Main Public Transportation Authority (RMV) suburban
and underground (U-Bahn)
and taking a taxi to Messe
The taxi ranks at Frankfurt
Main Station are well sign-posted.
The largest is just a few steps
away from the main exit. Taxis
will take you to the entrance.
company phone numbers:
+49 69 23 00 01
69 25 00 01
69 23 00 33
and walking to Messe
Frankfurt in 10 minutes
the Main Station, walk along
Straße heading towards Platz der Republik. Carry straight on, along Friedrich- Ebert-Anlage, which will lead you directly to the trade fair grounds.
Useful landmarks to look out
for are the pyramid-topped tower
"Messeturm" with the Hammering Man statue below. It is located
just a few steps away from the
"City Entrance", your entrance
to the trade fair grounds.
taking the suburban train to Messe Frankfurt
Follow the "S" signs and turn
left toward the underground
station. It is only two stops
from the suburban railway station
at the Main Station, platform
104, to Messe
Frankfurt.Messe Frankfurt has its own station, which you can reach via
the four suburban train lines
S 3, (Bad Soden),
S 4 (Kronberg),
S 5 (Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf),
These take you directly to Torhaus, with its extensive service facilities and to the
Via Mobile moving walkway, which
connects the exhibition halls
with each other. This means
that even if the weather is
bad, you can get from the station
to the halls without getting
and taking the underground
The U 4 line leaves the Main
Station for Bockenheimer
stopping at "Festhalle/Messe"
(City Entrance) at regular intervals.
and taking the tram to Messe
the railway platform, proceed
to the main exit, cross the
station forecourt and go to
the tram stops immediately in
front of you.
Lines 16 and 17 will take you
directly to the "Festhalle/Messe"
(City Entrance) stop.
Local public transport
if you are already in the city,
you can reach Messe
Frankfurt conveniently using
local public transport. The
easiest way is to take the suburban
trains S 3 (Bad Soden),
S 4 (Kronberg),
S 5 (Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf)
and S 6 (Friedberg) to the "Messe"
stop, or the U 4 to the "Festhalle /Messe" stop. You can
change from the U 1, U 2, U
3, U 6 and U 7 underground lines
to Messe-bound suburban trains at Hauptwache,
and from lines U 5, U 6 and
U 7 at Konstablerwache.
You will find further information
in the attached RMV suburban
Your entrance ticket is also your train ticket
Trade fair entrance tickets
(excluding vouchers, complimentary
tickets) displaying an RMV emblem
also serve as a valid train
ticket. They entitle visitors
to travel to and from Messe Frankfurt free of charge throughout the entire RMV public
transportation network. (For
more information visit www.rmv.de)
One-day entrance tickets purchased
at the ticket office only entitle
visitors to travel home from
Messe Frankfurt free of charge.
online ticket is only valid
for use on the RMV public transport
services in conjunction with
an official ID card with a photograph.
you can buy tickets for the
underground, suburban trains
and trams at the RMV ticket
tip: If you are going to make
more than three trips in any
one day it's worth buying a