Getting to Messe München

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

Getting there by car

Getting there by car

The trade-fair grounds are located directly next to the A 94 freeway. Signage on the freeway will guide you to the appropriate Messe München parking areas.

A dynamic traffic control system regulates the flow of vehicles around the exhibition grounds. It directs logistics traffic and guides you to the nearest vacant parking space.

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.

All parking areas are open two hours before the start of the fair and close two hours after the end of the fair.


Conveniently fill up your electric car
The e-charging concept at Messe München features 20 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
Map of parking areas
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 exhibition center.

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.

Please note: The Print@home Ticket does not entitle holders to the free use of public transport operated by MVV (Munich Transport and Tariff Association).


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 67; it takes about 35 minutes. This offer is only valid on the shortest distance in kilometers between the airport and the trade-fair grounds.

Taxis at the airport are available directly in front of the airport’s terminals—at Messe München, you will find them in front of all entrances open for the respective trade show.

Getting there from Central Station

Getting there from Central Station

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

Public transport

The exhibition center is directly connected to the underground stations Messestadt West and Messestadt Ost of the U2 line.

The ride from central station on the U2 line takes you directly to Messe München in 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.

Please note: The Print@home Ticket does not entitle holders to the free use of public transport operated by MVV (Munich Transport and Tariff Association).


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

Taxi

A cab ride from Munich central station (Hauptbahnhof) to Messe München takes about 25 minutes.

You will find taxi stands outside all Messe München entrances / exits that are open for the fair.

Getting there by public transport

Getting there by public transport

The exhibition center is directly connected to the underground stations Messestadt West and Messestadt Ost 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 and takes you directly to Messe München.

Please note: The Print@home Ticket does not entitle holders to the free use of public transport operated by MVV (Munich Transport and Tariff Association).


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