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POI or special destinations: Messe Karlsruhe
From the A 8 from Stuttgart, take the A 5 to “Basel”, take exit 48 “Karlsruhe-Süd” and then follow the signs to the Trade Fair Centre (“Messe”).
The A 65 merges into the B 10. Leave the B 10 at exit 8 and follow the signs to the Trade Fair Centre (“Messe”).
REDIRECTION TO TRADE FAIR CENTER (June – November 2018)
Closure of motorway A5 junction Karlsruhe-Süd coming from the north
From 12 June 2018 to approx. the middle of november 2018, resurfacing work is scheduled to take place on the A5 motorway in the south-bound direction around Karlsruhe. The junction Karlsruhe Süd (Exit 48 in the direction of Basel) will be closed throughout this period.
Please use the junction Ettlingen (Exit 47) and follow the directions provided. These roadworks may cause delays and disruption to traffic.
A total of 7000 parking spaces in 3 car parks are available for cars on the grounds of the Trade Fair Centre as well a VIP / press car park.
Parking spaces for people with disabilities are available in the first row in car park P1.
Parking spaces with charging stations for electric cars are available in car park P1 at the entrance to the administrative building.
Download the PDF here.
Tram line S2 towards Rheinstetten (Tram stop: “Messe/Leichtsandstraße”).
Tram line 3 (towards Heide) or line 4 (towards Waldstadt) as far as Europaplatz; change to line S2 towards Rheinstetten (Tram stop: “Messe/Leichtsandstraße”).
Tram line S2 towards Rheinstetten (Tram stop: Messe/Leichtsandstraße).
Bus N° 106, from Ettlingen to Rheinstetten via Forchheim train station (bus stop: Messe Nord).
Tickets for Tariff Zone 100 are valid for travel as far as the tram stop “Messe/Leichtsandstraße” for events and trade fairs.
Further information on departure times and prices is available on the KVV website.
How to get to the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre
3 trade-fair halls with 12,500 m² each; dm-arena with 12,500 m² for trade fairs, conventions, and events; a total of 52,000 m² of hall space; 62,000 m² of outdoor grounds; versatile Events Hall (Aktionshalle) with 1800 m²; green Atrium for events; Conference Centre for approx. 2000 people; Guest Club – elegant business lounge; Press Centre, Business Centre, Service Centre; WiFi/Hotspots; 7000 parking spaces