Arrival and stay
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Arrival and stay

Getting to the Cologne Koelnmesse is quick and easy by car, train, plane, or public transport. Outside of the event, you benefit from nearby accommodation in all price ranges as well as a wide selection of restaurants.

Arriving by train

Arriving by train

You can travel to the exhibition quickly, comfortably, and affordably with Deutsche Bahn.

Take full advantage of our cooperation with Deutsche Bahn and benefit from special rates for your trip.

Cologne “Messe/Deutz” train station
(Distance Koelnmesse: approx. 0.3 km)
We recommend you to arrive at Cologne “Messe/Deutz” train station. From there the South Entrance is approx. three minutes walk away.

Cologne Main Station (Hauptbahnhof)
(Distance Koelnmesse: approx. 1.5 km)
If your train arrives at Cologne Main Station, there are different ways to get from there to Koelnmesse:

... by foot over the “Hohenzollern” bridge
Leave Cologne Main Station via the main entrance. The way onto the “Hohenzollern” bridge is behind the Cologne Cathedral.
At the other end of the bridge, please follow the signposts to Koelnmesse.

... by taxi to one of the four entrances
(Entrance North, Entrance East, Entrance South, Entrance West)
Leave Cologne Main Station via the main entrance. Here you will find a taxi stand.
"TAXI-RUF Köln" is available at phone +49 221 2882.

Travel information Deutsche Bahn AG
Public transportation Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG

Arriving by plane

Arriving by plane

Cologne-Bonn Airport (Distance Koelnmesse: approx. 16 km)
Cologne-Bonn Airport has its own station called “Köln/Bonn Flughafen”. In the airport, follow the signs to the train platforms.
Here you can either take the No. 13 suburban railway (in the direction of Horrem) or the Regional Express (in the direction of Mönchengladbach) to the station “Köln Messe/Deutz”, located adjacent to the exhibition centre. The trip from the airport takes about 12 minutes.

Cologne-Bonn Airport

Düsseldorf Airport (Distance Koelnmesse: approx. 65 km)
Düsseldorf airport has its own station called “Flughafen Düsseldorf”. After leaving customs, follow the signs in the airport to the Sky Train. The Sky Train will take you to the station “Düsseldorf Flughafen”. From there, take a Regional Express train (in the direction of Aachen or in the direction of Koblenz) from platform 4 to the station “Köln Messe/Deutz”, located adjacent to the exhibition centre. The trip from the airport takes about 45 minutes.

Düsseldorf Airport

Arriving by car

Arriving by car

Ten highways lead into Cologne’s beltway, which brings you directly to the exhibition center without junctions or traffic lights. Simply follow the green signs marked "Koelnmesse”.

Destination address for your car’s navigation system:
Deutz-Mülheimer Straße 35
50679 Cologne, Germany

Route planner by Google Maps

Arriving by public transport

Arriving by public transport

Due to its location in the center of Cologne Koelnmesse can be quickly reached by public transport.

Stations/stops around the exhibition center:
Entrance East:
Koelnmesse, Köln-Deutz Line 3 and 4

Information about connections

Hotels in Cologne

For the EMV we offer exhibitors and visitors group reservations at special rates at a number of hotels close to the exhibition grounds.

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The Radisson Blu hotel in Cologne will be the headquarter of the EMV community during the event. Staying at the headquarter hotel enables you to network with the community even during breakfast or an after work drink.

Carl-Schurz-Strasse 5
28209 Bremen
Phone: +49 421 431 808 55
Fax: +49 421 431 808 56
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