Travel Info

Arrival by Car

Take the major Rhine-Ruhr motorways A52, A3, A40 and A42 to reach MESSE ESSEN. The signs to the exhibition center will guide you easily to our site where you find ample parking spaces.

Adress for navigation sytems: Norbertstraße 2, 45131 Essen

Arrival by Rail

You can reach E-world energy & water quickly and environmentally friendly by rail. The ideally connected Essen Central Railway Station is a hub for over 120 daily connections in all directions. From there, you can reach MESSE ESSEN in only five minutes with the Underground line 11.


In cooperation with MESSE ESSEN, the German railway Deutsche Bahn AG provides a special offer for selected events. Travel in comfort and arrive relaxed at your destination and benefit with an event ticket from a special price.

Event Ticket one-wayand specific train):
2nd class 51.90 €
1st class  84.90 €

Event Ticket one-way and fully flexible:
2nd class 72.90 €
1st class  106.90 €

Buy your ticket here


Public transportation takes you within five minutes to the train station "Messe West-Süd/Gruga" which is only a two-minute walk away from the entrance of the exhibition site ("Eingang Messe West").

Arrival by Plane

Düsseldorf International Airport is only a 20 minutes’ drive from the Essen exhibition grounds. There is a separate information counter for MESSE ESSEN in the middle of the arrivals level of Terminal B. As an inexpensive alternative to the taxi, you can use the Airport Express Bus to reach MESSE ESSEN.


On all three days of the exhibition, a bus service between Dusseldorf Airport and Essen Exhibition Site (MESSE ESSEN) is available to visitors of E-world energy & water.

The Airport Express Bus leaves from the arrival level in front of the terminal at exit door C, and brings you to MESSE ESSEN in only 20 minutes. This shuttle bus is a direct service leaving every 30 minutes between 7.45 am and 6.45 pm.

Price: 25 € for one way / 35 € for round trip



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