Arrival by rail - comfortable and flexible

You can reach us quickly by rail - with no environmental impact - and make good use of your travel time. The ideally connected Essen Central Railway Station is a hub for over 120 daily ICE, InterCity, EuroCity and InterRegio connections in all directions. From there, you can reach us in only 5 minutes with the Underground line 11.

Long-distance and local public transportation

DB [German Rail] tickets and schedules

Environmentally friendly train travel to Essen Central Station.


U 11 schedule

Take public transportation directly to the exhibition entrances Messe East/ Grugahalle, Messe West and Messe South.

Schedule information

Attention - Night Network

The last U 11 leaves at 11:30 p.m. However, after this time, you can use the RUHRBAHN Night Network.

Night Express - schedule information