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Congress Center Leipzig

Leipziger Messe GmbH
Congress Center Leipzig
Messe-Allee 1
04356 Leipzig

Floorplan of Congress Center Leipzig (pdf)


Venue of the Presidency Reception on 18 May

Pfaffendorfer Straße 31
04105 Leipzig


Summit conference facilities are accessible for all delegates. Read more about accessibility at the Summit.

Getting to the Congress Center Leipzig

Summit Help Desks at official hotels, the conference centre, Leipzig/Halle airport and Leipzig’s main train station are available to provide transport-related information and assist you with your transport needs.

This is a low-carbon emissions event. Please consider travel options that minimise emission generation.

Free public transport within Leipzig City

City of Leipzig website

The City of Leipzig offers Summit delegates free public transport within Leipzig from Tuesday 17 May to Friday 20 May. Your 2016 Summit delegate badge serves as your public transport ticket. Until you collect your badge at the Summit venue, the official registration confirmation letter will serve as proof of your registration. Please note that you may be asked to show supporting valid photo identification.

Information about Leipzig Public Transport, network map and timetable Tram (25 minutes)
Take tram no. 16 from Leipzig’s main train station to "Messegelände" (this is the terminus as well as the stop for Congress Center Leipzig). Trams run every 10 minutes. From the tram stop, it is a short walk (less than 5 minutes) to the main entrance of the conference centre. Mini-bus Shuttle (20-25 minutes)
Delegates are offered free mini-bus shuttles between the official hotels and Congress Center Leipzig during the Summit programme days. Please see the Summit Help Desk at your hotel to arrange this. Taxi (20 minutes)
A taxi will take you to Congress Center Leipzig along the same route as the mini-bus shuttle. Please note that costs are not covered by the Summit organiser. Car (20 minutes)
Congress Center Leipzig is located on the A14 motorway (Dresden-Magdebur-Hannover). To get there, take either the Messegelande or Leipzig Zentrum exit. From Leipzig’s city centre take Federal Road B2. Parking is available at the conference centre (address: Seehauener Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig).