Messe Karlsruhe stands as a dynamic hub of innovation and commerce in the heart of Karlsruhe, Germany. Established in 2003 as a leading exhibition centre, Messe Karlsruhe has been at the forefront of hosting diverse events, from trade fairs and conferences to cultural exhibitions and public gatherings. With its strategic location, modern facilities, and commitment to excellence, the venue serves as a catalyst for economic growth and cultural exchange in the region.

Strategically positioned, the venue enjoys excellent accessibility, located within easy reach from Karlsruhe Central Railway Station, a mere 9 kilometres away. 

Boasting an impressive expanse of 62,000 square meters of outdoor grounds and 52,000 square meters of indoor exhibition space, Messe Karlsruhe provides a versatile platform for a myriad of events. Its 18 halls and meeting rooms are designed to accommodate gatherings of all sizes and formats, from trade fairs and symposia to conferences and corporate events.  Among the most interesting events hosted at Messe Karlsruhe are renowned exhibitions such as LEARNTEC, PaintExpo, and USETEC. With its commitment to excellence and innovation, Messe Karlsruhe continues to be a driving force for economic growth and cultural exchange, shaping the landscape of business and innovation in the region and beyond.

How to get to Messe Karlsruhe?

Accessing Messe Karlsruhe is convenient and straightforward. Situated in close proximity to major transportation arteries, including highways and railways, the venue is easily reachable by car and public transportation. For attendees arriving by car, ample parking is available onsite. Those travelling by train can conveniently access the venue via the nearby Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof (main railway station), with bus and tram connections providing additional accessibility.

Transportation Options and Accessibility Information

✈️ Closest Airport: Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport - 31 km

🚉 Closest Railway station: Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof - 9 km

Directions to the venue:

🚆 By Rail

 - Karlsruhe Central Station has links to cities all over Europe through ICE, IC, EC and TGV trains. Many trade fairs held in Messe Karlsruhe are served by the Express Shuttle service between the station and the venue, free of charge.

 - S-bahn line S2 to Messe/Leichtsandstrasse Station.

🚘 By Car

 - The venue is accessible from A5, A8 and A65 motorways. Messe Karlsruhe provides 7000 parking spaces in 3 car parks.

GPS coordinates: latitude 48.981274; longitude 8.328617

Facilities and Amenities

Messe Karlsruhe offers a comprehensive range of facilities designed to meet the diverse needs of event organisers and attendees. Its modern 18 exhibition halls & conference rooms, and outdoor spaces provide a versatile canvas for hosting events of varying sizes and formats, over 52,000 sq. metres of indoor space, and 62,000 sq. metres of outdoor grounds. State-of-the-art technology, advanced audiovisual equipment, and high-speed Wi-Fi ensure seamless communication and connectivity throughout the venue. 

With its commitment to innovation and service excellence, Messe Karlsruhe continues to be a preferred destination for events and exhibitions, fostering collaboration, inspiration, and growth in the Karlsruhe region and beyond.