Travel by public transport

Hamburg Messe has good bus and rail connections with all the key areas of Hamburg. With an extensive network of rapid transit (S-Bahn) and underground (U-Bahn) lines, plus plenty of bus lines, the trade fair grounds are easy to reach from any part of the city, thanks to its good transport connections and central location.

Stations in walking distance:

  • Sternschanze (S11, S21, S31, U3), Central entrance / West entrance
  • Messehallen (U2), South entrance, Central entrance
 S-Bahn:    to Sternschanze
10 minutes walk to Central Entrance
 U-Bahn: to Messehallen
2 minutes walk to South Entrance,
 Metro Bus: to Feldstraße
5 minutes to South Entrance
 Express bus: to "Hamburg Messe / Eingang Mitte"
East Entrance Personal schedule
South Entrance Personal schedule


The convenient method to find your way through Hamburg.

With the HVV app for iOS or Android your connection always and everywhere. The timetable information and detailed route information. You can also buy the right ticket immediately and on certain tickets you will benefit from a 3% discount.

Everything in view with the map of the surrounding area. Where is the next stop? The map of the surroundings tells you that – and also, when and which means of transport will be departing. In the HVV APP you will also find information on car-sharing, city bike and other mobility alternatives.

Further information (German)




Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH

Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg / Germany