Getting to the ICM – Internationales Congress Center München

The trade-fair grounds located in the east of Munich are home to the exhibition halls, the Messe München administration building, as well as the ICM – Internationales Congress Center München.

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Getting there by car

Getting there by car

Detailed information on which entrances and parking areas are open can be found on the website of the event you wish to visit. Please note that during trade fairs, there are restrictions on driving up to the entrances.


Conveniently fill up your electric car
The e-charging concept at Messe München features 80 charging stations and one supercharger.

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Recreation vehicle site
Staying overnight at the exhibition grounds is generally not permitted.

During the f.re.e, OutDoor by ISPO and bauma shows, attendees may also use the recreation vehicle (RV) area. Detailed information can be found on the websites of the relevant events.

For more RV sites, click here.


Important links
Route map
Parking: map and prices
Information on diversion for through traffic of trucks weighing more than 3.5 tons

Getting there from the airport

Getting there from the airport

Messe München is located 42 km south of Munich Airport. Shuttle buses, public transportation and taxis take you directly to the ICM.

Airport Messe München Shuttle

During some trade fairs, we offer our own Messe München shuttle service to and from Munich Airport. The buses depart every 20 minutes and travel nonstop to the exhibition grounds. A one-way trip takes approx. 45 minutes. Shuttle-bus stops at the airport are located directly in front of Terminal 1, areas A and MAC (München Airport Center), and outside Terminal 2.


Important links
Booking shuttle bus tickets and timetables
Shuttle bus stops at Munich Airport
Shuttle bus stops and timetable at the exhibition center

Public transport

Directly below the central area of the Munich Airport, you will find the suburban train (S-Bahn) station for the lines S1 and S8. Trains depart every 10 minutes for the city center. Depending on the route you choose, the ride takes between 45 and 60 minutes.


Important links
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Special MVV offers for Visitors to Messe München
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Online trip planner

Taxi

The fixed-price for a one-way ride to the ICM costs EUR 71; it takes about 35 minutes.

Taxis at the airport are available directly in front of the airport’s terminals – you will also find a taxi stand outside the ICM.


Important links
Fixed-price zone airport
Fixed-price zone Messe München exhibition grounds

Getting there from Central Station

Getting there from Central Station

Getting to the ICM from the central station (Hauptbahnhof) in downtown Munich takes less than 30 minutes.

Public transport

The ICM is directly connected to the underground station Messestadt West of the U2 line.

The ride from central station takes less than 20 minutes, no need to change lines.

The U2 subway line direction Messestadt Ost runs from 04:00 in the morning to 01:00 at night, Monday to Friday between 06:00 and 20:00 every 5 minutes.


Alternatively, you can take the suburban train (S-Bahn) traveling from downtown Munich:


Important links
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Special MVV offers for Visitors to Messe München
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Online trip planner

Taxi

The fixed-price for a one-way ride to the trade-fair center costs EUR 35. A cab ride from Munich central station (Hauptbahnhof) to Messe München takes about 25 minutes.

You will find taxi stands outside the central station at any entrances.

You will find a taxi stand outside the ICM – you will also find them in front of all entrances open for the respective trade show.


Important links
Fixed-price Central Station
Fixed-price zone Messe München exhibition grounds

Getting there by public transport

Getting there by public transport

The ICM is directly connected to the underground station Messestadt West of the U2 line.

The U2 subway line direction Messestadt Ost runs from 04:00 in the morning to 01:00 at night, Monday to Friday between 06:00 and 20:00 every 5 minutes.


Alternatively, you can take the suburban train (S-Bahn) coming from the direction of Munich or Erding:


Important links
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Special MVV offers for ICM visitors
Munich Public Transport Network (MVV): Online trip planner