Travel and stay


By plane

Visitors travelling some distance will appreciate the excellent links to Nuremberg Airport. The expo city can be reached from many German and European cities and numerous international hubs by air. With some 60 flight destinations on offer from 18 airlines, Nuremberg’s Albrecht Dürer Airport has already received the Business Traveller Award ten times in a row as best German airport.

More information on connections can be found in the interactive seasonal timetable.

Air travellers should take the U2 to the main train station (“Hauptbahnhof”) and change there on to the U1 for the exhibition centre. Your admission ticket is also valid on the printed expo days as a travel pass on all public transport in the Transport for Greater Nuremberg (VGN) network (regional passenger rail services: 2nd class, trains without supplement) in the 100/200 tariff zones (Nuremberg, Fürth, Stein).

By train

As a central transport hub in southern Germany, Nuremberg is easily accessible by rail via many regional and national rail links. This includes fast and direct ICE connections from Cologne, Frankfurt, Munich, Leipzig, Berlin, Hamburg and elsewhere.Insights-X can be easily reached from the main train station via the metro (U1 line, direction “Messe”).

You can also take advantage of Deutsche Bahn’s best price offer. Book your event ticket for this from any DB station. Fares start at €54.90 (2nd class, one way, specific train). Subject to availability. 

Public transport

Metro line U1 takes you directly to the exhibition centre. The metro station for the expo (“Messe”) is located right across from Entrance Mitte. Air travellers should take the U2 to the main train station (“Hauptbahnhof”) and change there on to the U1 for the exhibition centre.

Your admission ticket to the Insights-X is valid for free rides on the printed expo days as a travel pass on all public transport in the VGN network (2nd class, trains without supplement) in the 100/200 tarif zones (Nuremberg, Fürth, Stein).

Find more information for the public transport with VGN.

By car

The central location of Nuremberg’s exhibition grounds eases travel arrangements for exhibitors as well as for visitors. All surrounding motorways lead directly to the exhibition grounds and affordable parking is available on site as well as near the exhibition grounds.

Address for GPS systems
Karl-Schönleben-Str. or
the Messezentrum POI
Messezentrum 1
90471 Nuremberg

VAG also offers a Park & Ride service. You can park your car for free for max. 48 hours at the following Park & Ride locations and use your expo ticket to travel free of charge on public transport in the Nuremberg/Fürth/Stein urban area (tariff zone 100/200). More information is available here.

Entrance Mitte


Exhibition Center Nuremberg

Messezentrum 1

90471 Nuremberg



The trade fair season entices hotels and guesthouses to extend affordable overnight accommodation rates. The large offer has just the right room for every request and budget.

To help you choose the right accommodation we have compiled a list of hotel and private rooms for you  during the Insights-X.



Arrange your travel and accommodation for Insights-X 2021 in good time! 

Secure a hotel room via our Partner Hotel Programme and benefit from attractive offers. We also recommend that you check out other economically priced accommodation options in neighbouring Fürth..

The exhibition centre can be quickly reached from there in approximately 25 minutes by metro, without having to change lines. Simply take the U1 towards Langwasser Süd and get out at the Messe stop.

Book partner hotels in Nuremberg

Our partners in the hotel sector reserve rooms extra for us at reduced prices during the fair. Both visitors and exhibitors can find a single room in 4-star accommodation in a central location that costs as little as approx. € 79 per night.

Use this opportunity and secure your accommodation for the upcoming Insights-X via the NürnbergConvention Center’s booking portal now.

Book hotel rooms

Book private rooms quickly an easily online

Our partner airbnb specializes in arranging private accommodation. The portal lists  a wide range of private apartments and rooms for Nuremberg, which are rented out from affordable prices per night. You yourself decide whether or not you wish to contact the hirer personally. airbnb’s uncomplicated service makes it possible.

Book your accommodation now

Trade fair city Nuremberg

Nuremberg is considered the birthplace of the German industry for writing utensils and drawing instruments. Even today the city and its sorrounding area are home to renowned manufacturers of this sector. But that is just one advantage of Nuremberg to be venue of Insights-X.

We compiled all important information about the trade fair city as well as tips to round out your Insights-X visit.

Experience Nuremberg