How to find us

Please note: the Cologne city center is an environmental zone, which only vehicles with the corresponding plate are allowed to enter. You will find further information on the homepage of the City of Cologne.

  • By car
    Please follow the green Koelnmesse signposts. These will guide you in the area around the exhibition center directly to car parks provided close to the Congress Center East.
  • By rail
    If arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz you can reach the Congress Center East on foot (approx. 1,000 m) by following the signposts.
    If arriving at Cologne Central Station, take the S6 (in the direction of Essen), the S13 (in the direction of Troisdorf), the S11 (in the direction of Bergisch Gladbach), the Regionalexpress RE (in the direction of Koblenz or Köln Messe/Deutz or Hamm (Westf.)) or the Regionalbahn RB (in the direction of Oberbarmen or Overath), which will take you to Bahnhof Köln Messe/Deutz. On arrival at the Deutz Bahnhof station you can reach the Congress Center East on foot (approx. 1,000 m) by following the signposts.
  • By tram
    Take tram No. 1 (in the direction of Bensberg) or 9 (in the direction of Königsforst) which will take you to Bahnhof Köln-Deutz, or tram No. 3 (in the direction of Thielenbruch) and 4 (in the direction of Schlebusch) which will take you to the "Koelnmesse" stop immediately in front of the Congress Center East.
  • By air
    Take the S-Bahn No. 13 from Cologne/Bonn Airport to the “Deutz/Messe” stop (journey time approx. 15 minutes); from there the footpath to the Congress Center East is signposted.