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How to get there

Public transport

Deutsche Bahn AG, Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr (VRR) and Rheinbahn work hand in hand, ensuring that you can get here stress-free and without traffic jams. It will take you only 7 minutes to travel from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof (central station) to the “Luegplatz” funfair stop. How to get to the funfair:
“Luegplatz” station
U70 D-Hauptbahnhof – Meerbusch – Krefeld
U74 D-Holthausen – D-Hauptbahnhof – Meerbusch/Görgesheide
U75 D-Eller – D-Hauptbahnhof – Neuss Hauptbahnhof
U76 D-Handelszentrum – D-Hauptbahnhof – Meerbusch – Krefeld
U77 D-Holthausen – D-Hauptbahnhof – D-Am Seestern
“Jugendherberge” station
835 Reisholz – Holthausen – Universität – Niederkassel
836 Universität – Am Seestern

With a 24/48-hour ticket, individuals or groups of up to five people can use all public transport buses, trains and rail for the given period after ticket validation. Tickets are available at all ticket offices and from self-service ticket machines. Children under the age of 6 travel free of charge.

Shuttle buses

Night schedule for funfair visitors
Sat./Sun. 14./15.07.2018
Fri./Sat. 20./21.07.2018
Sat./Sun. 21./22.07.2018

Rail transport and buses will operate until 2:00, including in the neighbouring towns of Neuss, Krefeld, Meerbusch and Ratingen.

Further information:

Car parking

There are no car parks close to the funfair

From Friday 13.07. to Saturday 21.07.: parking is available at the Trade fair P2 car park. If using sat nav, enter Düsseldorf, Am Staad 100. The No. 890 shuttle bus is free of charge but you will have to pay parking charges. Car (incl. all occupants) € 12.00; bus (incl. all occupants) € 16.00. The shuttle bus operates at 15-minute intervals during the period from 14:00 to 2:00.

Sunday 22.07.: parking spaces are available at the Vodafone Campus. For sat nav users, enter: Ferdinand-Braun-Platz 1. Follow the signs. Travel from the “Prinzenallee” stop with the U74, U76 and U77 underground lines to the “Luegplatz” stop and the funfair.

Subject to parking charges and VRR ticket charges.

On Sunday, 22.07. no parking will be available at the Trade Fair Centre.

Disabled Parking
Disabled parking is located beneath the Rheinknie Bridge, South Entrance, access from Kaiser-Wilhelm-Ring (Google Maps).

Park + Ride

Five P+R car parks are connected to the parking guidance system:
Südfriedhof/Südtangente B1
Bilk Universität A46 / Wersten
Staufenplatz B7 / Grafenberg
Simon-Gatzweiler-Platz Pariser Straße / Heerdt
Haus Meer B9 (B222)/ Meerbusch-Büderich
The parking guidance system warns about traffic jams and gives recommendations for the closest link with public transport.

Arrival by air

Düsseldorf Airport

Arrival with Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn

Ferry shuttle: Rheinfähre Altstadt (Old Town) – Festwiese

Fri. 13.07.                          from 13:00 until the funfair ends

Sat. 14.07. + 21.07.           from 11:30 until the funfair ends

Sun. 15.07. + 22.07.          from 10:30 until the funfair ends

Mon.–Fri. 16.–20.07.         from 13:00 until the funfair ends