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

Shortest route:
Sternschanze station
⇒ West Entrance
(3 min walk)

HVV app for Android and iOS


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)


Android App (Google Play)
GET iOS app

Surroundings map

Surroundings map with passages from Dammtor to Hamburg Messe entrances


Hamburg Messe und Congress

Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg