Arrival at the Bern Expo Area
The Swiss Toys Fair takes also place in the Bern Expo area. Please follow the signalisation for the iPRES 2016 and take a look at the map.
By train / public transport
From Bern main station (=Bern SBB) there are various possibilities to get to the conference venue:
- Take the direct tram no. 9 to stop "Guisanplatz Expo"
- Urban railway (S-Bahn) no. S1/S2/S3/S4/S31/S44 to stop "Bern Wankdorf", then change to the tram no. 9 to stop "Guisanplatz Expo"
- Bus no. 20 to stop "Wankdorf Bahnhof", then change to the tram no. 9 to stop "Guisanplatz Expo"
The conference venue is situated at the highway crossing "Wankdorf". Please follow the signs "BERNEXPO/expo". The Expo-Parking is located next to the venue.
Use the following address, if you are using a car navigation system (GPS): Bern, Mingerstrasse 6
It is possible to fly directly into Bern Airport from a number of European airports including London, Amsterdam, Munich, Berlin and Vienna. Bern Airport is a short 10-minute bus ride from Belp station from which the regular urban railway lines S3/S4/S3/S44 connect to Bern Central Station. The total travel time is about 35 minutes.
Both Zurich and Geneva airports have direct train connections to Bern Main Station. The transfer from Zurich Airport is around 80 minutes while Geneva Airport is 2 hours away.
From Bern Main Station, please follow the instructions above to reach the conference venue.
There are frequent trains between Basel SBB station and Zurich taking less than an hour, and direct services to and from Zurich Airport.