Public Transport

From the city center you can reach the Exhibition Grounds by tram line/U-Bahn/suburban railway or from the south by bus.

Entrance North 1 + 2:

  • Tram lines 8 and 18
  • From Hannover Main Station via stations Kröpcke, Aegidientorplatz, Altenbekener Damm, Bothmerstraße

Entrance East 3:

  • Tram lines 6 and 16
  • Via stations Kröpcke, Aegidientorplatz, Braunschweiger Platz, Bult, Tierärztliche Hochschule, Kronsberg

Entrance South + West 1:

  • Bus stop lines 340 and 341
  • Bus stop at the Exhibition Grounds Stop Gutenbergstraße (South area) and stop Hannover Messe/Laatzen (West 1 area) from Rethen, Pattensen, Laatzen


You will find all information about parking facilities on the Exhibition Grounds on the website of the "Gesellschaft für Verkehrsförderung mBH" (GfV) 

The parking fee for cars is 15 Euros.


North Entrance: via Hannover Main Station

  • For your day visit, use the regular services of Deutsche Bahn AG
  • The exhibition grounds can be reached from Hannover main station by underground line 8 or 18 in approx. 18 minutes (entrances NORD 1 and 2)
  • Subway stop: Hannover Messe/Nord 

West Entrance: via Hannover Messe/Laatzen Station

  • The Hannover Messe/Laatzen station is approximately 400 m from the WEST 1 entrance to the grounds
  • You can reach the grounds on foot by walking over the covered Skywalk transport system, which connects the station with the Exhibition Grounds
  • During the fair, the German Railway extends its schedule by special train services at station Hannover Messe/Laatzen
  • Railway stop: Hannover Messe/Laatzen