Event information

Venue address

Entrance Nord 2, Hall 2 
Deutsche Messe
30521 Hannover

Exhibition opening hours

Tuesday 16 October  9.00hrs – 16.30hrs (launch drinks reception 16.30hrs – 18.00hrs) 

Wednesday 17 October  9.00hrs – 17.00hrs 

Thursday 18 October  9.00hrs – 15.00hrs

Launch drinks reception

Tuesday 16 October 16:30hrs - 18:00hrs

Venue map

Travelling from Hannover airport

Suburban Railway S5

The S5 suburban train departs from Hannover Airport between Terminals B and C. Take it to "Hannover Hauptbahnhof" (Hannover Central Station) and then change to the subway/tram line no. 8 with the destination of "Messe/Nord", which is less than a minute’s walk to the Messe, and serves the northern entrance to the exhibition grounds. An online service is available to help you plan your journey.

Travelling by taxi

The journey from the airport to the Exhibition Grounds takes approx. 30 minutes, depending on traffic.

Travelling by train

Main Railway Station: Hannover

Hannover Main Station offers all those services that make your stay in Hannover as comfortable as possible. From Hannover Main Railway Station, you can get to the Deutsche Messe by tram, lines 8 and 18. Travel time: approx. 18 minutes. Online-service Deutsche Bahn

Travelling by car

From the North

Motorway A7 direction Kassel/Hannover until interchange 56 Hannover-Kirchhorst, then take the motorway A37 (B3 Messe-Schnellweg) direction Hannover/Messe

From the East

Motorway A2 direction Magdeburg/Hannover/Dortmund, take the exit 47 Kreuz Hannover-Buchholz to motorway A37 (B3 Messe-Schnellweg) direction Hannover/Messe

From the South

Motorway A7 direction Hannover/Hamburg, take the exit 60 Dreieck Hannover-Süd to motorway A37 (B3 Messe-Schnellweg) direction Hannover/Messe

From the West

Motorway A2 direction Hannover/Magdeburg/Berlin until interchange 48 Hannover-Ost, turn on motorway A7 direction Kassel, exit Hannover-Anderten to B65 direction Hannover, exit interchange Seelhorst to B6 (Messe-Schnellweg) direction Hannover/Messe.

Please note: Parking can only be paid for by cash (no payments by card can be accepted) - there is an ATM machine in the enterance of the hall if any money. 

Using Sat Nav

If you are using a navigation system to travel to the show, please enter the following destination:

City: Hannover
Street: Hermesallee
Postcode: 30521

Once in the region of Hannover, please turn off the Sat Nav and follow the signpost "Messe" to the fairground.


All cars should park in carparks Nord 2 – 4 during the show. The cost is €6 per day for a standard car.  

Foam Expo Europe Parking


Venue address

Deutsche Messe AG
30521 Hannover


Contact us

For event enquiries, email 
[email protected] or 
call +44 1273 916 300.


Opening hours

Tuesday 16 October 09:00hrs - 16:30hrs (Launch Reception 16:30 - 18:00)
Wednesday 17 October  09:00hrs - 17:00hrs
Thursday 18 October  09:00hrs - 15:00hrs