Fairground operating hours

Barfüsserplatz, Münsterplatz, Kasernenareal, Exhibition Hall 3

Sunday to Thursday, 12.00 to 22.00 hrs

Friday and Saturday, 12.00 to 23.00 hrs

Petersplatz and the Hääfelimäärt

Daily, 11.00 to 20.00 hrs

Messeplatz, Rosentalanlage

Sunday to Thursday, 11.00 to 22.00 hrs

Friday and Saturday, 11.00 to 23.00 hrs

Corona Regulations

The certificate with ID: Your access to the Autumn Fair 2021.

Due to the corona pandemic, a protection concept is in place for the Basel Autumn Fair 2021: Access to the fairgrounds will only be possible for visitors aged 16 and over with a Swiss or EU Covid certificate (QR code) and identity document. PreChecks at four locations allow faster access to the Autumn Fair. No Covid certificate is needed at Petersplatz with Hääfelimäärt and Petersgraben. Here, it is recommended to wear a mask.

Corona Regulations

Green tram of the Basel Public Transport on the Mittlere Brücke

Directions

We recommend that you travel by public transport. Anyone who still wants to travel by car can park in one of the many multi-storey car parks.

BVB timetable (tram traffic) Car parks

Getting here by public transport:

Hallenmesse

Tram 14, bus 30 (Riehenring stop)


Kasernenareal

Claraplatz: Tram 6, 8, 14, 15, 17, Bus 31, 34, 38, 55

Kaserne: Tram 8

Messeplatz

Tram: 1, 2, 6, 14, 15, 21,

Barfüsserplatz

Tram: 3, 6, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16,

Rosentalanlage

Tram: 1, 2, 6, 14, 15, 21 (Messeplatz stop)

Münsterplatz

Tram: 3, 6, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16

(Barfüsserplatz stop, about 8 minutes' walk away)

Claraplatz

Tram  6, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16

Bus 31, 33, 34, 36, 38, 42, N22

Petersplatz + Hääfelimäärt

Tram: Tram 3, Bus 34 (University stop)

Tram: 11, Bus 31, 33, 36, 38, 603, 604 (University hospital stop)

Happy man on Petersplatz with numerous balloons in all colours and shapes.

Information for people with disabilities

Information on wheelchair-accessible parking spaces and toilets in Basel is available on the Geoportal of the city of Basel (select “Traffic” / “Parking” or "Buildings, facilities"/ “Sanitary facilities” in the map key)

Wheelchair-accessible parking spaces

Wheelchair-accessible toilets

Lost property office

For items lost in public areas, please contact the public lost property office at the Residents' Registration Office. Please hand in found items to the lost property office as soon as possible.  

Spiegelgasse 6, 4001 Basel

Tel: +41 61 267 70 00

Opening hours

Monday and Tuesday

9.00 – 5:30

Wednesday

9.00 – 6:30

Thursday and Friday

9.00 – 5:30

Website lost property office

Emergency calls

Police

117

Fire brigade

118

Ambulance

144

The Basel-Stadt cantonal police are on duty for you: You will find police station throughout the city. There will also be a police container on the Kasernenareal during the Autumn Fair. 

To the map

Contact

For exhibitors

External Affairs and Marketing Division

Fairs & Markets

Marktplatz 30a

4001 Basel

Tel: +41 (0)61 267 70 43

E-mail: messenundmaerkte@bs.ch

For media information

Sabine Horvath

Head of External Affairs and Marketing, Basel-Stadt

Tel. +41 (0)61 267 40 91

Mobil +41 (0)79 623 30 14

sabine.horvath@bs.ch

Next dates of the Basel Autumn Fair

Year

Start Saturday

End Sunday

2021

23 October

7 November

2022

29 October

13 November

2023

28 October

12 November

2024

26 October

10 November

2025

25 October

9 November

2026

24 October

8 November