Arrival by car

Getting there quickly

  • From the east/north: Parthenstraße to the Zoo Leipzig
  • From the west/city center: follow signs to “Parkhaus Zoo.”

Leipzig’s low emission zone
Important information for all drivers: Leipzig has a ‘low emission zone’, where access is only authorised for cars, buses and utility vehicles with the low emission zone sticker. Click here for further information.

Park right in the Zoo car park directly in front of the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig
Please observe the guidance system for the car parks. You will find the Zoo Leipzig car park right opposite the main entrance to the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig. You can park your car around the clock in one of 1,375 parking spaces (entry height: 2 meters). Parking spaces are available for buses and vehicles over 2 meters high near the Zoo Leipzig car park (Parthenstraße).

Parking fees:

  • EUR 1 € per start hour
  • EUR 8 € for up to 12 hours
  • EUR 12 € day ticket (24 hours)

Parking spaces for mobility-impaired visitors and parking spaces for visitors with limited mobility are also available in the Zoo Leipzig car park directly at the entrance. Additional public parking spaces are open in Parthenstraße.

Electric charging points in the Zoo Leipzig car park
Four electric charging points are available in the car park and can be used free of charge.

Arrival by train

Comfortable, safe, and close by
The most convenient way to reach the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig am Zoo Leipzig is by suburban train (S-Bahn) and Deutsche Bahn trains.
With its ICE train connection, the Central Station is located in the city center and is one of Europe’s most modern and largest railway stations.

Deutsche Bahn event ticket
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One-way event ticket with train connection (while stocks last):
– 1st class € 84.90 (incl. seat reservation)
– 2nd class € 51.90

One-way event ticket fully flexible (always available):
– 1st class € 106.90 (incl. seat reservation)
– 2nd class € 72.90

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Arrival by Public transport

Short distances: on foot or by public transport
You can comfortably reach the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig am Zoo Leipzig from the Central Station on foot or quickly and easily by tram. You can find the exact connections here: arrival by public transport (ÖPNV).

Fast connection from the Central Station

  • Line 12 in the direction of Gohlis-Nord: Get off at the Zoo Leipzig stop, directly in front of the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig.
  • Lines 9, 10, 11, and 16: Get off at the stop Wilhelm-Liebknecht-Platz

Please refer to the following Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe (LVB) links for the current fares and route network information.

Arrival by Plane

Ideal connections from the airport to the city center
Leipzig/Halle Airport is only about 16 km away from Leipzig city center. You can reach the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig in just under 20 minutes by taxi or rental car via the A14 motorway. You will find taxi ranks at the airport (Terminal B) near the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig. Alternatively, you can reach the Central Station in 15 minutes on the S-Bahn S 5, which runs every half hour.

Always, well informed
Leipzig/Halle Airport provides up-to-date information for passengers. The airport information desk is in Terminal B (ground floor).
For information by phone, please call +49 341 22 4 11 55.

There are further travel options via Berlin Brandenburg Airport.