Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference

Advanced Prostate Cancer
Consensus Conference: APCCC 2019

29-31 August 2019, Basel/Switzerland

Travel to and within Basel

Conference Venue - Congress Center Basel

The APCCC2019 will take place at the Congress Center Basel, an easily accessible downtown location situated directly alongside the Basel exhibition center.

Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
4058 Basel / Schweiz
www.congress.ch

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As Basel is a compact city everything is within close range.

 

How to get there by air travel

Arriving at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg

  • 15 minutes from the city center
  • Transfer to the city center by bus, taxi or rental car
  • Bus connections to the city center every 15 minutes, transfer time: 20 minutes
  • Take bus No. 50 until "Basel SBB" and then Tram No.2 until "Exhibition Square"
  • The EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse is served by several European airlines such as Air France, Lufthansa, Air Berlin or Easy Jet
  • For further information visit: www.euroairport.com/en/flights/scheduled-destinations.html

Arriving at Zurich Airport

  • Train connections to Basel every 30 minutes, non-stop connection every hour
  • Transfer time: approximately 1,5 hours
  • For further information visit: www.flughafen-zuerich.ch
  • Over 4,500 weekly scheduled and chartered flights from more than 160 destinations
  • All direct intercontinental flights into Switzerland land at Zurich, the largest airport of Switzerland

 

How to get there by rail way

Basel has two international rail hubs; Basel SBB and the Badischer Bahnhof: direct ICE, IC and EC daytime and night-time connections from Germany, Austria, Italy, France and the Benelux countries. Tickets can be purchased via the Swiss or the German railway.

 

Did you know?

The SBB offers the Swiss Travel Pass, an all-in-one ticket to travel by rail, road and waterway throughout the whole of Switzerland. And it includes many bonus benefits. For more details please click here.

 

How to get there by public transport within Basel

The Congress Center Basel (Tram stop Exhibition Square) is easily accessible from all railway stations:

  • From the SBB/SNCF railway station take tram no. 1 or no. 2 directly to the Exhibition Square (Messeplatz)
  • From the German railway station (Badischer Bahnhof) take tram no. 1, no. 2 or no. 6
  • From Basel downtown take tram no. 6 or no. 14

    Basel public transport online timetable

     

    Did you know?

    Each guest staying in a hotel in Basel, receives a Basel Card upon check-in. This allows free use of the public transportation system in the city of Basel and its environs (zones 10, 11, 13 and 15, incl. the way to and from the Airport). On the day of arrival, the reservation confirmation from the hotel guarantees a free transfer by public transport from the train station or the EuroAirport. So please don't forget to print your hotel confirmation and to take it with you on the tram or bus!  

    How to get there by car

    Basel is located at the junction of the European north-south and east-west freeway axes. Travel by car is convenient and parking space is available at many hotels.

    From Germany/France:

    Freeway A5 or A36 south until the Swiss border, please cross the border and follow the freeway and use exit 1 "Basel-Kleinh├╝ningen / Mulhouse / Riehen / Bad. Banhof"

    From Switzerland:

     

    Freeway A1 or A3 in direction of Basel. Please use exit "Messe / Bad. Bahnhof"

     

    Routing to car park Messe Basel

    Other car parks near Messe Basel

     

    Swiss freeways are subject to a toll fee. If you are planning on driving on a Swiss freeway you therefore have to purchase a sticker to be placed on your windshield. The sticker, which is valid for the whole year costs CHF 40 and is available at borders, gas stations and post offices.

     

    Parking

    The official car park of the Congress Center Basel (Riehenstr. 101, 4058 Basel) provides adequate parking. For detailed prices please click here.

    During the day

    1 hour

    CHF 2.00

    4 hours

    CHF 12.00

    8 hours

    CHF 26.00

    1 day

     

    CHF 50.00

     

    Alternatively you can use the parking Badischer Bahnhof or Claramatte which are closed by.