On this page you will find all practical information about the European Bridal Week.
North Rhine-Westphalia’s excellent motorway network plan makes travel by car easy and comfortable and allows you to enjoy maximum flexibility on site. Take the major Rhine-Ruhr motorways A52, A3, A40 and A42 to reach Messe Essen. The signs for the exhibition centre will guide you easily to our site where you find ample parking spaces in parking house 6. From there, you can reach the venue easily within walking distance.
Address for navigation systems: Norbertstrasse, 45131 Essen Here you will find more information on locations, layout, useful local transport tips, environmental badge obligatory for green zones and travelling tips: Environmental badge
You can reach Messe Essen quickly by rail - with no environmental impact - and make good use of your travel time. The ideally connected Essen Central Railway Station is a hub for over 120 daily ICE, InterCity, EuroCity and InterRegio connections in all directions. From there, you can reach us in only 5 minutes with the Underground line 11.
At the EBW there is time for enjoyable breaks. There is a varied and extensive range of cold and warm dishes. At the wok and pasta stations, guests can ask the cooks to allow disabled access.
For a small appetite in between or a relaxing coffee break, there is a coffee and tea lounge in the exhibition hall. In addition, small snacks can be served in the lounge.
In our champagne lounge, buyers receive free alcoholic refreshments and canapés for the duration of the show.