June 13 – 16, 2019

Traveling to Basel

By Air

Close proximity to two international airports makes getting to Basel quick and convenient. From EuroAirport Basel it takes just 10 minutes by car, while Zurich Airport is an hour away. HRG Travel Agency is Art Basel's official agency for travel and accommodation in Basel.

HRG Switzerland Ltd.
Meetings, Groups & Events
Tel. + 41 58 105 53 53
Fax +41 58 105 53 59

By Rail

Basel is situated in the heart of Europe – where Switzerland, Germany, and France meet – making it a rail hub with excellent national and international links, including direct daytime and nighttime connections from Germany, Austria, Italy, France and the Benelux countries.The 'Basel SBB/SNCF' and 'Basel Badischer Bahnhof' train stations are located near the show venue.

Train Service Information:
In Switzerland:
In France:
In Germany:

By Car

Located right off of the A2 motorway, Basel is easily reached by car. The 'Messe' exit from the A2 motorway leads directly to the show venue and congress ground. A multi-story car park adjacent to the venue accommodates 1,200 vehicles.

Chauffeur Drive and Europcar offer special rates and packages to Art Basel’s visitors and exhibitors. Contact Nicole Hischier, or call +41 44 804 10 50 for bookings and further information.

Opening Hours & Venue

Private Days (by invitation only)
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11am to 8pm
Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11am to 8pm

Vernissage (by invitation only)
Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 4pm to 8pm 

Public Days
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Friday, June 14, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Sunday, June 16, 2019, 11am to 7pm

Messe Basel
Messeplatz 10 
4005 Basel

Our show takes place at the Swiss exhibition site Messe Basel, featuring a hall designed by international architects Herzog & de Meuron of Basel.