Arriving by plane
Direct connections to many large cities
The Leipzig/Halle Airport is located in the heart of Central Germany and is not far from Leipziger Messe: approximately 10 - 15 minutes by Autobahn and eight minutes with the rapid transit train S 5, which leaves every 30 minutes.
To drive from the Leipzig/Halle Airport to the exhibition grounds or downtown Leipzig, you can choose from a large selection of car rental companies.
Taxi stands are located right at the airport (Terminal B) and the West entrance of Leipziger Messe (between the Glass Hall and Messesee).
Up-to-date information for air travellers can be obtained from the Flughafen Leipzig/Halle. Airport information services can be found in Terminal B (ground floor), or by phoning: +49 341 224-1155.
Other travel options are via Berlin's airport BER or the airport Dresden. There is a direct ICE train from Berlin Central Station to Leipzig that takes 1 hour and 15 minutes, and from Berlin Südkreuz in 1 hour and 5 minutes. It takes just under 2 hours by car from the BER to the Leipzig Trade Fair.