How to get there?
The YOUNG STAGE shows take place in the event hall of Messe Basel, Messeplatz/Exhibition Square 4058 Basel
Travel by public transport:
Take tram no. 1 or 2 from the Swiss or French (SBB/SNCF) railway station; you will reach “Messeplatz / Exhibition Square” in 10 minutes. From the German Railway (DB) station (Badischer Bahnhof) you will be at “Messeplatz / Exhibition Square” in 5 minutes by tram no. 2 or 6.
Every guest who stays in a hotel in Basel receives a personal guest card when they check in. The BaselCard enables guests to use public transport in the city of Basel and its surroundings (including EuroAirport) free of charge for the duration of their stay.
Travel by car:
Basel is the point where the Swiss, French and German motorway networks meet. Messe Basel and the trade-fair grounds have their own motorway exit. The “Messe” exit from the A2 motorway leads directly to the fair and congress ground. There is a multi-storey car park with space for 1200 vehicles at Exhibition Square. From there it’s a 2 minutes walk.
Motorway exit: Highway no. A2 direction to Basel, exit Messe
GPS: Riehenstrasse 100, 4058 Basel
Parking: Car Park Messe Basel, Riehenstrasse 101, 4058 Basel
Travel by airplane
Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport is 15 minutes’ drive from the festival location. Further, there is an easy connection from EuroAirport by public transport (Bus Nr. 50), via the central Swiss railway station (Bahnhof SBB). From Bahnhof SBB the tram line no. 2 serves Basel Exhibition square directly.
There are frequent trains between Basel SBB station and Zurich taking less than an hour, and direct services to and from Zurich Airport.