Getting to the Frankfurt exhibition grounds is quick and easy by car, train, plane, or public transport. There is a wide range of hotel rooms to choose from near the exhibition grounds, in the city, and in the surrounding area.
Arriving by train
You can travel to the exhibition quickly, comfortably, and affordably with Deutsche Bahn. Frankfurt’s main railway station is just a few minutes away from the exhibition grounds and offers a direct and fast connections by S-Bahn and subway.
... continuing by S-Bahn
Take the S-Bahn lines S3 (toward Bad Soden), S4 (toward Kronberg), S5 (toward Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf) or S6 (toward Friedberg/Groß Karben). After two stops you will reach the S-Bahn station “Messe”. The "Torhaus" entrance takes you to the exhibition grounds.
... continuing by subway
Take the subway line U4 (toward Bockenheimer Warte). Travel one station to “Festhalle/Messe”. Once there, enter the exhibition grounds via the "Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage" entrance
Arriving by plane
There are nonstop flights to Frankfurt am Main from many major cities in Germany and abroad.
... and continuing by public transport
From the airport, the S-Bahn lines S8 and S9 leave for the main station every 15 minutes (journey time approx. 10 minutes). From there, you can reach the exhibition center in less than 5 minutes with the U4 or the S3/S4/S5/S6.
... continuing by taxi
It takes about 15–20 minutes by taxi from Frankfurt am Main Airport to the exhibition center "Portalhaus / Tor West".
... and continuing by car
All the more well-known car rental services can be found at the airport.
Arriving by car
Frankfurt am Main is located in the middle of a dense highway network and is one of Germany’s most important transport hubs. Direct feeder roads provide short, rapid connections between Messe Frankfurt, highways, the city, and the region. The exhibition grounds are well signposted from the various highway exits.
The direct route to Messe Frankfurt is via the A5 "Westkreuz Frankfurt".
Follow the signs to “Messe” and take the “Westkreuz Frankfurt” exit. The signs will guide you to the exhibition grounds.
Destination address for your car’s navigation system:
60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
GPS coordinates, North Gate:
Please follow the signs to parking lot P4.
Arriving by public transport
Thinking of getting to the exhibition grounds by public transport?
It could hardly be easier – Frankfurt’s public transport network offers excellent connections from the city’s airport and main train station.
From the main station straight to the exhibition grounds in around 5 min:
S-Bahn lines: S3 (toward Bad Soden), S4 (toward Kronberg), S5 (toward Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf) and S6 (toward Friedberg/Groß Karben) to the “Messe” station, then to the "Torhaus" entrance.
Subway line: U4 to the station “Festhalle/Messe”, follow the signs to the "Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage" entrance to the exhibition grounds.
From the airport
The S-Bahn lines S8 and S9 leave for the main station every 15 minutes (journey time approx. 10 min.). From there, you can reach the exhibition center in less than 5 minutes with the U4 or the S3/S4/S5/S6.
Hotels in Frankfurt am Main
For the Formnext 2019, we offer exhibitors, symposium participants, and visitors group reservations at special rates at a number of hotels close to the exhibition grounds.
Phone.: +49 421 431 808 55
Fax: +49 421 431 808 56
Note: third-party services
Mesago assumes no liability for any hotel reservations via Hotelservice-Deutschland.de or other travel-related services.
On Airbnb you may find additional options for accommodation.