Information

Location

Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
4058 Basel

 

Social Events

Welcome Reception

The Welcome Reception will take place on 17th September 2020.
More information will be announced in autumn 2019.

Gala Dinner

The Gala Dinner will take place on 18th September 2020.
More information will be announced in autumn 2019.

 

Things to do in Basel

Basel is the oldest university city in Switzerland.
A beautiful old town, modern architecture, numerous museums and much more is awaiting you.
Botanical gardens, parks and the Rhine bank invite you to unwind and stay for a while
You will find further interesting information and a list of “things to do” on the website of Basel Tourism: https://www.basel.com/en/Sightseeing

 

Travel Info

By Air

The Congress Center Basel can be reached conveniently and rapidly from two international airports. From EuroAirport Basel it takes just ten minutes by car and Zurich Airport is just under an hour away.

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg
Telephone +41 61 325 31 11
www.euroairport.ch

Zurich Airport
Telephone +41 43 816 22 11
www.zurich-airport.com

By Rail

Being positioned at the heart of Europe, Basel benefits from excellent national and international rail links. The "Basel SBB/SNCF" and "Basel Badischer Bahnhof" train stations are in the near vicinity of the Congress Center Basel.

Information on train services
In Switzerland: www.sbb.ch
In France: www.sncf.fr
In Germany: www.bahn.de

By Tram

You can reach the Congress Center Basel by tram (alighting at "Messeplatz/Exhibition Square"):

  • From "Basel SBB/SNCF" train station: tram No. 2 or 1 (an 8-minute ride)
  • From "Basel Badischer Bahnhof" train station: tram No. 2 or 6 (a 2-minute ride)

A taxi to the Congress Center Basel costs around CHF 25.- from "Basel SBB/SNCF" train station and around CHF 15.- from "Basel Badischer Bahnhof" train station.

By Car

Simply follow the signs to the "P-Messe" car park.

To drive on Swiss motorways you require an annual motorway sticker ("Vignette"). This costs
CHF 40.- and can be obtained at border crossing points and post offices.