Leipzig is easy to get to by all modes of transport – whether by car, train, coach or plane. The KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig is centrally located just three tram stops or a ten-minute walk from the Central station.



Pfaffendorfer Straße 31
04105 Leipzig

Google Maps

Location Map (PDF, 70 kB)

By Car

Getting There Quickly

  • From the east/north: Parthenstraße to the Zoo
  • From the west/city centre: follow signs to "Parkhaus Zoo".

Leipzig's Low Emission Zone

Important for car drivers: Leipzig has a low emission zone in which only cars, buses or commercial vehicles with a green sticker are allowed to drive.

Park right in the Zoo car park right in front of the KONGRESSHALLE
Please observe the guidance system for the car parks. You will find the Zoo car park right opposite the main entrance to the KONGRESSHALLE. You can park your car here around the clock in one of 1,375 parking spaces (entry height: 2 metres). Please note: you can enter the car park daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and you can leave it around the clock. There are also parking spaces available for buses and vehicles over 2 metres high in the vicinity of the Zoo car park (Parthenstraße).

Parking fees:

  • EUR 1.00 per started hour
  • EUR 8.00 for up to 12 hours
  • EUR 12.00 day ticket (24 hours)

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

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

More car parks in the city centre
Good to know: if the Zoo car park is full, you can use other car parks in Leipzig city centre.

The convenient alternative: park & ride
We recommend using the free park & ride parking spaces. From here you can easily reach the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig by tram. You can find all the details on the homepage of the Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe (LVB).

Public Transportation

Short distances: on foot or by public transport

You can comfortably reach the KONGRESSHALLE 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 stop, directly in front of the KONGRESSHALLE.
  • Lines 9, 10, 11 and 16: Get off at the stop Wilhelm-Liebknecht-Platz

For the current fares and route network information, please refer to the following Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe (LVB) links.

By Train

Comfortable, safe and close by

The most convenient way to reach the KONGRESSHALLE am Zoo Leipzig is by suburban train (S-Bahn) and Deutsche Bahn trains. The Central Station with its ICE train connection is located in the city centre and is one of the most modern and largest railway stations in Europe.


Ideal connections from the airport to the city centre
Leipzig/Halle Airport is only about 16 km away from Leipzig city centre. You can reach the KONGRESSHALLE in just under 20 minutes by taxi or rental car via the A14 motorway. You will find taxi ranks directly at the airport (Terminal B) and near the KONGRESSHALLE. 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. You can find the airport information desk in Terminal B (ground floor). For information by phone, please call +49 341 224-1155.
There are further travel options via Berlin Brandenburg Airport.

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