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How to get to the festival . . .

... by train

If you decide to come by train, check out www.bahn.de for the right connection.
Look for special offers, such as “Special offers for European guests”. The main station is in the center of town. From there it is just one train station to the festival.


... by car

Cologne is located in the western part of Germany at highway #1 and #4, the Koelnmesse where the festival takes place, is right in the center of town. Find directions and parking spaces in the area on the website of the Koelnmesse.
But remember: With public transportation it is much easier and more comfortable to visit the festival.


... by plane

Cologne/Bonn is the next international airport, you can get fair rates by easyjet.de, ryanair, germanwings or airberlin.


... once you are in Cologne

The KoelnMesse is located at the river Rhine opposit from the world-famous Dom. Look out for station "Deutzer Messe", from there it is just a short walk to the festival.