Travel Details for Boot Dusseldorf
The Ancasta guide to Dusseldorf and the Boot Dusseldorf Boat Show.
Düsseldorf means “fascination of variety”. A mix of Rhinish charm and sophisticated elegance makes the city irresistible. Thus, it is no wonder that Düsseldorf has repeatedly been elected one of the cities with best quality of life worldwide. Why not combine a visit to the show with exploring what Düsseldorf has to offer!
The city has a large variety of restaurants and bars. You can find over 200 gastronomic highlights from nobel to simple dishes from African to Vietnamese, from a gourmet restaurant to a bistro. Düsseldorf is one of the most elegant shopping metropolises worldwide, with its exclusive Königsallee, a splendid boulevard featuring luxury shopping malls and flagship stores, and Schadowstraße, the shopping street achieving the highest turnover in Germany. And last but not least, the trendy boutiques of the Altstadt. This is shopping at its best!
Flying to Düsseldorf – Düsseldorf Airport – Germany’s third-largest airport is located right on the outskirts of the city, and 10 minutes from the show site. Enjoying more than 200 non-stop destinations worldwide and used by 70 inter- national airlines the flight time is short and direct from most UK airports. The distance from London is just 278 miles and the average flight time from
Train to Dusseldorf – The train brings you as a visitor right to the city centre. Via the major long-distance routes, approximately 1,000 trains connect Düsseldorf daily to all of the important centres in Germany and our neighboring countries. It is only a stone’s throw from platform 16 to the trade fair. From the main railway station, take the subway line 78 or 79 – this will bring you directly to the entrance of Messe Düsseldorf. Should you already have an admission ticket, it is even free of charge.
Taxi to Messe – Some 1,400 taxis in the city will gladly take you to the trade fair. From 150 taxi stands.
By Car to Dusseldorf – The best way to drive to the trade fair is to take the A44 motorway – with Messe Düsseldorf’s own feeder. You can also take the B326 through the city. Along the Rhine bank. To one of the 20,000 parking spaces. With a free shuttle service directly to the entrances of the exhibition halls. (If you travel by car, please note the environmental zone of the state capital Düsseldorf was enlarged in February 2013. Only vehicles with a green emissions decal are allowed to enter this area. The exhibition grounds of Messe Düsseldorf, the parking spaces and the motorway A44 to the trade
Tickets to Messe – If you book an appointment with Ancasta at the show, we provide you with tickets and your admission ticket doubles up as your free travel ticket to get to the trade fair by bus or subway from the airport. Additional benefit: The eTicket includes free Wi-Fi (60 minutes) on the exhibition grounds. The venue itself: During the large trade fairs, the venue is like a small city – with every shopping and service possibility you could imagine. Whether you are looking for a pharmacy or you need a souvenir shortly before going home, money needs to be changed or luggage needs to be stored – it is all taken care of at the show venue.
To see the boats on display this year, see HERE
CONTACT ANCASTA on +44 2392 450 000 for any further information or to book your visit to Boot Dusseldorf.