Messe Cologne, Cologne, Germany



IDS the dental trade fair based in Cologne is the largest event for the sector. The expo is held every two years in March. It is a widely recognized worldwide exhibition with more than 50 % of the exhibitors and trade visitors coming from abroad.

The latest editions achieved high score of satisfaction from the participants with more than 90% confirming they reached their business goals during the event. Do not miss on the latest in supplies, products, innovations and technologies in the dental sector with IDS Cologne.

Hotels near IDS

  • 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

Because more than half of the 155,000 participants are coming from abroad, securing a hotel for IDS can be challenging. We can help with your search for the perfect budget business hotel in Cologne. Our exclusive contracts with the hotels and hotel chains enable us to provide hotel rooms in the city center or close to the venue at lower than average price.

Contact our accommodations team or book online with our hotel reservation engine and enjoy your success for the IDS dental show in Cologne.


Domestic exhibitors636624n/a
Domestic visitors70 20068 447n/a
Foreign exhibitors1 4801 612n/a
Foreign visitors77 49586 685n/a

Venue: Messe Colognedetails

Founded in: 1923

Industry: Medicine, Dental Medecine, Medecine Technology, Ophtalmic Optics, Health

Frequency: every two years

Where: Cologne, Germany

Organiser: Koelnmesse GmbH

book your hotel now

Travel Info For Ids

Airport: Cologne Bonn Airport 13.5 km

Railway station: Köln Hauptbahnhof 4.1 km

Subway station: Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz/Messeplatz 1.4 km

How to get to Messe Cologne

By Rail

Cologne Messe is directly adjacent to Köln Messe/Deutz train station to the south. The station has ICE connections by Deutsche Bahn, to Köln Hauptbahnhof and Cologne/Bonn Airport.

Stations near the Koelnmesse:

  • Entrance South:
    • S-Bahn: S6, S11, S12, S13 drop off on Köln Messe/Deutz
    • Tram and subway: Line 1 and 9 drop off on Deutz/Messe (U)
  • Entrance East, West, North:
    • Köln-Deutz train station - Line 3 and 4

By Car

Ten highways lead into Cologne’s beltway, bringing you directly to Koelnmesse without junctions. There are 14,500 parking lots around the exhibition centre and free shuttle buses are available to the venue.

GPS coordinates: latitude 50.947086 ; longitude 6.982777

Map of Messe Cologne

We can help with your airport transfer or Rent a Car in Cologne during IDS

airport transfer or rent a car

Our Clients

Dennis Urban Consulting LLC

I would like to thank Tanya for helping me plan this hotel stay. You made everything so easy for me. I have already recommended your services to numerous business associates. I look forward to working with Fair Point for all my future trips.

D. Urban

Booked for: IDS 2017