This is the place to find the most important information on Nuremberg's exhibition grounds, including service station locations, layouts of the grounds and halls, and much more.
Nuremberg's subway (U-Bahn) system will take you from the main station to the exhibition grounds in just eight minutes. Every subway station has at least one elevator that provides direct access from the surface down to the platforms.
Important information on subways, buses, and trams is available here: „Mobilility with wheelchair and baby buggy“.
Check here to learn more about S-Bahn service for the severely disabled (information in German).
VGN service hotline: +49 (0) 911 27075-0
Train station service hotline: +49 (0) 180 6512512
Albrecht Dürer Airport provides a travel experience that is entirely barrier-free.
An overview of the airport's services is available here:
Phone: +49 (0) 911 93700
In Nuremberg, a number of driving services offer specially equipped vehicles.
To make an inquiry, please contact the city's taxi dispatch center directly. +49 (0) 911 19410
Upon presenting a valid disability ID, you can use the VIP parking spaces near the entrance free of charge.
- Download layout overview „handicapped parking" (pdf, 1 MB)
The NürnbergMesse exhibition grounds are largely barrier-free.
Elevators make it easy to reach the upper floors, but please note that the Service 6/7, 8/9, and 9 areas are only accessible by stairs.
The operation center (within the middle entrance area) includes a BRK first-aid station, a police presence, and freely accessible restroom facilities.
Should an emergency occur on the exhibition grounds, the Security Control Unit is at your disposal.
Emergency phone number: +49 (0) 911 8606-7000
Services at the exhibition grounds
Washrooms and restrooms are available at the middle entrance (at the operation center), the western and eastern entrances, and in all the service areas among the halls, as well as at NCC Ost. The following sanitary facilities will be freely accessible to visitors with disabilities during the event: middle entrance, operation center, Service 5/6, Service 7, parking garage, eastern entrance (ground floor).
To visit the exhibition, you can rent a wheelchair from the Bavarian Red Cross (BRK).
- Standard wheelchair (free of charge upon presentation of personal ID)
- Electric wheelchair (first day: €100, each additional day: €50)
Please contact the BRK at least 14 days prior to your visit. On shorter notice, please be sure to call the BRK directly.
Phone: +49 (0) 911 8606-6209
You can also discuss the best place to pick up your wheelchair on the exhibition grounds with the BRK.
If you need an assistant in order to attend the event, he or she will be eligible for a discounted pass once you present your severe disability ID.
Guide dogs are, of course, welcome on the exhibition grounds.