Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany



ACHEMA is the leading global trade fair for the process industry. It is held in Frankfurt Messe every three years. The event is one of the largest trade fairs in Germany. The numbers speak for themselves: nearly 167,000 visitors, 3800 exhibitors from more than 100 countries take part in ACHEMA.

The exhibitor groups represent the entire sector and supply chain. The main exhibition groups during ACHEMA are Pumps, Compressors, Valves and Fittings, Laboratory and Analytical Techniques, Engineering and Mechanical Processes, Pharmaceutical, Packaging and Storage Techniques, Laboratory and Analytical Techniques and more. Exhibitors from 56 counties showcase the latest the sector has to offer, making ACHEMA the ideal platform to extend your business network and engage in investment initiatives.

The visitors’ main interests during ACHEMA are Research and Innovation, Laboratory and Analytical Techniques, Engineering, Mechanical and Thermal Processes, Pumps, Compressors, Valves and Fittings, Industrial and Labor Safety and more. More than 90% of the trade visitors confirmed that they have found exhibitors that match their business needs and were satisfied with the event. 32% of the visitors are technical employees and decision makers, looking to conduct business and initiate investments during the trade fair.

The extensive programme of ACHEMA provides invaluable information on the latest technological advancements and trends. Developers and providers as well as users have opportunities to exchange ideas both during the exhibition and at the supporting events. More than 550 journalists attend the expo, reporting highlights and providing spotlight and marketing initiatives to big and small businesses alike.

As part of a resource-efficient production initiative in Europe, ACHEMA provides a platform to numerous exhibitors that offer apparatus and plants for the integrated management and for treatment of industrial raw, process and waste water. Numerous premieres of environmentally friendly technologies and innovations take place at ACHEMA.

Hotels near ACHEMA

  • Direct contracts with a great variety of hotels
  • Special exhibitor and visitor rates available
  • Customised expo travel booking system
  • Personal travel management at no extra cost
  • Save on average €810 and 25 business hours per booked expo trip

Frankfurt becomes a very busy city during ACHEMA. With almost 170,000 attendees and significant international presence, finding a hotel during the trade fair dates is extremely difficult.

Fair Point GmbH has a long history of excellent business accommodation service for the big expo. Our long-term partnerships and contracts with the best hotels and hotel chains enable us to provide our customers not only with exclusive reservation options near the venue and in the city centre, but also to maintain low prices that can fit your business travel budget.

Take advantage of our industry leading business accommodation service! Send us a hotel reservation request by filling out our form, or book directly with our hotel reservation engine in three easy steps, and enjoy your business trip in Frankfurt. Join over 5600 businesses enjoying the best hotels in the world.

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Domestic exhibitors1 756n/an/a
Domestic visitors118 841n/an/a
Foreign exhibitors2 057n/an/a
Foreign visitors47 603n/an/a

Venue: Messe Frankfurtdetails

Founded in: 1920

Industry: Optic, Laboratory Analysis, Biotechnology, Science and Research

Frequency: every 3 years

Where: Frankfurt, Germany

Organiser: DECHEMA Ausstellungs-GmbH

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Travel Info For Achema

Airport: Frankfurt Airport 12 km

Railway station: Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof 1.6 km

Subway station: Festhalle / Messe 0.8 km

Taxi: Approximate taxi cost from the city centre is EUR 12

How to get to Messe Frankfurt

By Rail

  • With S-Bahn lines S3 , S4 , S5 and S6 to “Messe” station

  • U-Bahn lines U4 is the only direct subway line to Messe Frankfurt. U lines which require one connection are :
    • U1, U2, U3, U6, U7 and U8 change to S-Bahn lines S3,S4,S5,S6 at “Hauptwache” station -> to "Messe" station
    • U5 change to S-Bahn lines S3, S4, S5, S6 at “Konstablerwache” station -> to "Messe" station

By Bus and Tram

  • Bus
    • line 32 stops at the Messe Main Entrance
    • line 52 stops at the Messe Main Entrance and Hall 9
    • Airport shuttles stop at Hall 3 and Hall 9
  • Tram lines 16 and 17 stop at the Frankfurt Messe Main Entrance

By Car

The "Rebstock” multi-store parking grounds hold 15,000 parking lots with shuttle bus available to trade fair grounds.

  • GPS coordinates : latitude 50.110416; longitude 8.647736
Map of Messe Frankfurt

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Booked for: EuroTier 2018