Messe Basel is the largest exhibition centre in Switzerland, and one of the most important in Europe. Situated in the heart of Basel, the venue is within a short distance from both Basel SBB Railway Station and EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. Due to the unique location of Basel in the tripoint of Switzerland, Germany and France, the city is a major international transport and business hub.
Easily reached from all over the world, and offering the proximity of renowned heritage sites and cultural attractions, Messe Basel is hosting some of the most prestigious trade fairs and congresses. The venue’s 141,000 sq metres exhibition grounds consist of 5 main halls, 16 congress and conference rooms, Congress Center Basel and Musical Theatre. Igeho, Art Basel, Chemspec Europe and Baselworld are among the most anticipated events of the year.
Airport: EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg 7.6 km
Railway station: Basel SBB 2.6 km
How to get to Messe Basel
If you stay in a hotel in Basel, you will receive the free Mobility-Ticket. This ticket gives you unlimited free access of all public transport in and around the city for the duration of your stay.
- Tram lines 1, 2, 6, 14, 15, 16, 21 to Messeplatz station
- Tram line 8 and 17 to Claraplatz station -> short 5 minute walk to the venue
- Bus line 34, 36 to Riehenring bus stop
- Bus line 55 to Gewerbeschule bus stop
Messe Basel is accessible via car from A2, A5 and A35 motorways with parking spaces being available near the Bad. Bahnhof DB station and on Reihenstrasse 101 next to the venue.
- GPS coordinates: latitude 47.565060 ; longitude 7.600720
|Event||Branch||Start date||End date|
|muba||Food and Beverage, Foodprocessing and Packaging Machinery||08.02.2019||17.02.2019|
|Baselworld||Gifts, Watches and Clocks, Jewellery||21.03.2019||26.03.2019|
|Swisstech||Foundry, Metallurgy, Metalworking, Welding Technologies, Hardware Tools||14.05.2019||17.05.2019|
|Art Basel||Arts, Antiques||13.06.2019||16.06.2019|
|Chemspec Europe||Chemical, Pharmaceutical Industry||26.06.2019||27.06.2019|
Address: Bleichestrasse, Basel, Switzerland
GPS: 47.565060, 7.600720
Total area: 141 000 m2
Rooms & halls: 21