Messe Basel stands as a beacon of innovation and culture in the heart of Switzerland's vibrant city of Basel. Established in 1917, this iconic venue has a rich history of hosting world-class exhibitions, trade fairs, and cultural events. Spanning over 141,000 square meters of space, Messe Basel offers a dynamic platform for showcasing the latest trends in various industries, from art and design to technology and healthcare. Its modern facilities and historic charm make it a premier destination for both local and international events.

Messe Basel stands as Switzerland's largest exhibition centre and is nestled in the heart of Basel. The venue enjoys close proximity to both the Basel SBB Railway Station and EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, facilitating convenient access for attendees from near and far. Positioned at the tripoint of Switzerland, Germany, and France, Basel serves as a vital international transport and business hub, further enhancing the accessibility and importance of Messe Basel on the global stage.

Renowned for its accessibility and cultural richness, Messe Basel serves as the premier host to a plethora of prestigious trade fairs and congresses. The exhibition grounds feature 5 main halls, 16 congress and conference rooms, as well as the esteemed Congress Center Basel and Musical Theatre. Among the notable events hosted are Igeho, Art Basel, Chemspec Europe, and Baselworld, attracting industry leaders and enthusiasts alike from around the world.

How to get to Messe Basel?

Getting to Messe Basel is convenient and efficient, thanks to its strategic location and excellent transportation links. Situated in the city centre, the venue is easily accessible by public transportation, with multiple tram and bus stops located nearby. Basel's main railway station, Basel SBB, is just a short distance away.

Transportation Options and Accessibility Information

โœˆ๏ธ Closest Airport: EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg - 7.6 km

๐Ÿš‰ Closest Railway station: Basel SBB - 2.6 km

Directions to the venue:

When travelling to Basel, if you are staying in a hotel, you will receive a free Mobility Ticket, which gives you unlimited free access to all public transport in and around the city for the duration of your stay.

๐Ÿš† By Rail

 - Tram lines 1, 2, 6, 14, 15, 16, 21 to Messeplatz station

 - Tram lines 8 and 17 to Claraplatz station -> short 5-minute walk to the venue

๐Ÿš By Bus

 - Bus lines 34, and 36 to Riehenring bus stop

 - Bus line 55 to Gewerbeschule bus stop

๐Ÿš˜ By Car

 - Messe Basel is accessible via car from A2, A5 and A35 motorways with parking spaces being available near the Bad. 

GPS coordinates: latitude 47.565060; longitude 7.600720

Facilities and Amenities

Messe Basel offers state-of-the-art facilities and amenities tailored to meet the diverse needs of event exhibitors, organisers, and attendees. Its versatile exhibition halls (5 main halls, 16 congress and conference rooms, and Congress Center Basel and Musical Theatre), equipped with cutting-edge technology and flexible configurations, provide a dynamic setting for a wide range of events, from large-scale trade shows to intimate conferences and seminars. High-speed Wi-Fi, modern audiovisual equipment, and ergonomic furnishings ensure that events run smoothly and seamlessly.