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Messe Friedrichshafen GmbH
Entrance East - via Allmannsweilerstraße.
The InterDive show is wheelchair accessible. Hall B5 is located at ground level. There are also handicapped accessible sanitary rooms available.
Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) is only a few minutes’ drive from the fair. A taxi to the fair costs about € 10, -.
Visitors can get great bargains at the charity auction. The exhibitors donate prizes and travel prices, which are auctioned several times a day to the highest bidder. In addition to diving safaris and travel vouchers, scuba gear and diving jewellery are also offered. Auctions take place three times a day!
Next to the cash register in the entrance area of hall B5 is an ATM machine.
In the entrance hall of the InterDive you will receive a free exhibition catalogue with information about the exhibitors and the stage program.
Free bus shuttle MesseExpress (line 17) from the city railway station and harbour station (ferry dock) to the exhibition centre and back. With the city bus number 5 (subject to charges) to the fair entrance west and then further by shuttle bus to the entrance east.
Children are welcome at the fair and receive tickets at a discounted price. In the foyer there is a sitting area with children's cinema for young and old visitors.
Conference rooms are located on the 1st floor of the foyer and can be rented by exhibitors for a fee.
Numerous dealers offer equipment sales, well-known manufacturers inform about new and trends of diving equipment and dive computers.
You are welcome to bring your four-legged friend to the InterDive. Dogs should always be kept on a leash.
The InterDive is located in Hall B5 East Entrance - Direction via Allmannsweilerstraße.
From Romanshorn the Bodensee ferry operates every hour to Friedrichshafen.
In Konstanz there is a direct connection to the catamaran to Friedrichshafen.
Please note that the ferry / inter-boat combi ticket does not include entry to the InterDive.
Whether burgers, cocktails, cakes or crepes - in the hall you will find an extensive selection of snack bars.
via Stuttgart: A81 / A98 until the end of the motorway (exit Bodensee / Lindau). Then via the B31 to Friedrichshafen. Alternatively: A8 to exit Ulm West. Then on the B30 to Friedrichshafen.
via Würzburg / Munich: A96 (direction Lindau) to motorway exit Sigmarszell / Friedrichshafen. From there on the B31 to Friedrichshafen.
via Ulm: A8 to exit Ulm West. Then on the B30 to Friedrichshafen.
via Bregenz: A14 / A96 to motorway exit Sigmarszell / Friedrichshafen. From there on the B31 to Friedrichshafen.
via Salzburg: via Munich on the A96 to the motorway exit Sigmarszell / Friedrichshafen. From there on the B31 to Friedrichshafen.
via Zurich: N7 to Kreuzlingen / Konstanz. Then by car ferry Konstanz-Meersburg (nonstop traffic) and continue on the B31 to Friedrichshafen. Timetable information car ferry Konstanz - Meersburg WWW.FAEHRE-KONSTANZ.DE
via St. Gallen / Romanshorn: N1 to Romanshorn. Then by car ferry Romanshorn-Friedrichshafen (hourly).
Note: If possible, it is recommended to change from car to passenger ferry in Switzerland.
Guests from Switzerland travel by train to Romanshorn. From Romanshorn you can reach Friedrichshafen by ferry and from the harbour by shuttle bus (only during trade fairs, otherwise taxi) the fairgrounds.
Free bus shuttle MesseExpress (line 17) from the city railway station and harbour station (ferry dock) to the exhibition centre and back. With the city bus line 5 (subject to charges) to the fair entrance west and then further by shuttle bus to the entrance east.
With InterRegioExpress (IRE) or RegionalExpress (RE) to Friedrichshafen. Via Ulm ICE / IC connection every hour.
Visitors from the west of Austria travel via ÖBB via Bregenz and the German interchange station Lindau.
From the rest of Austria, the long distance routes via Munich / Ulm to Friedrichshafen are recommended.
SBB route Basel / Lindau or to Romanshorn and with the Bodensee ferry every hour to Friedrichshafen.
With the Intercity from Zurich and Winterthur to Constance. In Konstanz there is a direct connection by catamaran to Friedrichshafen.
Information about the exhibitors of InterDive can be found here www.inter-dive.de/aussteller/
Tips for hotels, pensions and apartments can be obtained from the Tourist Office of the city of Friedrichshafen. The "Holiday Inn Express Friedrichshafen" lies close to the fairground.
Tel.: +49 (0) 7541 203 55444
Fax: +49 (0) 7541 203 55450
On the fair Saturday and Sunday, you can buy a combination ticket for Interboot & InterDive. Costs see sections "Prices". A shuttle bus operates regularly between the two fairs. Please note that the ferry / inter-boat combi ticket does not include entry to the InterDive.
In the entrance area lockers are available for a fee of about € 1, -.
|Thursday:||12:00h - 19:00h|
|Friday:||12:00h - 20:00h, Nightdive party until 24:00h|
|Saturday:||10:00h - 18:00h|
|Sunday:||10:00h - 18:00h|
The parking lots are located near hall B5. The InterDive is easily accessible on foot from the car park. When approaching, follow the signs "Besucher InterDive" to „Messe Ost”.
Parking is free on Thursday and Friday. A parking lot costs € 6, - on Saturday and Sunday.
The legendary Night Dive Party takes place on Friday at the stage of Hall B5. As always, the popular event is inclusive for trade fair visitors. End of the event is about 24: 00h. Please come to the hall before 19:00. From 19:00 no entry is possible.
|Day ticket adults:||7 €|
|Day ticket children 6-14:||4 €|
|Day ticket Adults:||17 €|
|Day ticket children 6-14:||8 €|
|Family day ticket:||39 €|
The stage program is colourful and varied. There are many exciting lectures throughout the day. Whether it's about sharks, diving safety, dream destinations or professional filming - there's something for everyone here.
Tickets for the InterDive can only be purchased at the box office. Tickets are not offered in advance or online. Entrance Fees: see below "Prices".
For those planning their next diving trip, interesting offers and attractive discounts of 10-30% await visitors. Representatives of resorts and dive centres are available to those interested with first-hand information and advice. Also at some travel agencies at the fair, the holiday can be booked directly on site.
Free Wi-Fi is offered in hall B5 for visitors and exhibitors.