Important information about arrival and our parking options

For a smooth and comfortable journey to our destination, please use the following destination address: Rheinlanddamm 200, 44139 Dortmund. Be sure to pay attention to the traffic flow in the nearby area. Below you will find detailed instructions to find your way to us and park comfortably.

Due to simultaneous events both on our premises and in the surrounding area, there may occasionally be delays during your arrival.

Current traffic reports


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About the current traffic situation

Arrival at the Westfalenhallen Dortmund

Your travel options at a glance

By car

Direct connection via the B1 (A40) to the highways A1 (Hansaline), A45 (Sauerlandlinie), A2 (Berlin - Hanover -Dortmund - Oberhausen), A42 (Duisburg - Dortmund), B1 (A44) (Dortmund - Kassel).

Please follow the signs to Dortmund and pay attention to our own signs on the highways. Details can be found on the highway route map (see below).

If you are using a navigation device, please enter “Rheinlanddamm 200” or the special destination “Westfalenhallen” as the destination address. From the destination address, please follow the signs in the local area. Only visitors to the administration should enter “Strobelallee 45” as the destination address.

Parking spaces in the immediate vicinity are available for around 8,800 cars and buses.

For better orientation on the Westfalenhallen grounds, please use the hall area map (see below).


Is your car very trendy and runs on electric power? We are prepared!

For everyone who arrives with an electric car, we have 2 electric charging stations with a total of 4 charging options in the immediate vicinity.

  • innogy-column: Westfalenhalle car park, A4 car park, Rheinlanddamm 200, 
    2 x Type 2, 22 kW
  • innogy-column: opposite Rote Erde Stadion, Strobelallee 45, 
    2 x Type 2, 22 kW

Flyer: Easy to reach

Terrain view/ parking spaces



Buy a parking ticket for your event in our online shop and save yourself the hassle of searching for a parking space. Service per ticket:

  • Park in the immediate vicinity of the Westfalenhalle in the A3/A4 parking lot
  • Save time as there is no cashier process in the parking lot
  • Access is via the B1 and Ardeystrasse entrances.
  • The tickets are collected upon entry, so one ticket entitles you to park one vehicle.

This ticket does not entitle you to attend the event, but is an additional offer!

to the ticket shop

Park & Ride parking spaces

For a relaxed journey, there are numerous Park & ​​Ride parking spaces available in the city where you can park your car and change to public transport.

Overview: Park & Ride parking spaces PPF


The city of Dortmund introduced a new environmental zone on January 1st, 2012. This covers large parts of the city area, including the grounds of the Westfalenhallen. You need an environmental sticker to drive in this environmental zone.

By public transport

With the subway line U 45 (direction Westfalenhallen) you can easily get from Dortmund main station to the “Westfalenhallen” stop in 10 minutes.

From Dortmund city center (Reinoldikirche or Stadtgarten subway stations), the U 46 (direction Westfalenhallen) will take you to the “Westfalenhallen” stop in about 5 minutes.

Alternatively, take the U 42 (direction Hombruch) to the “Theodor-Fliedner-Heim” stop. From here it is a few minutes walk to the exhibition center.

The route to the Westfalenhallen is signposted at the stops mentioned. All stops listed above are wheelchair accessible.

Smart number - timetable and fare information (person-operated)
08006 504030 (0.20 €/call from landline, 0.60 €/call from mobile network)

Talking timetable (voice computer)
0800 3 504030 (free)

By plane


Direct connections to and from many European cities.

Distance to the Westfalenhallen Dortmund: 12 km.

Information: 0231/ 9 21 31 40 or at Dortmund Airport 21.


  • Düsseldorf Airport: 63 km
  • Cologne/Bonn Airport: 96 km