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Congress Center Basel

Basel, Switzerland


MCH Messe Schweiz (Basel) AG

4005 Basel



Letizia Elia

Head of Business Development


+41 58 206 2854


+41 58 206 2185

LocationCity Center
Member OfICCA, AIPC, EVVC, MPI, Swiss Convention Centres
AirportEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg 5 km/3 miles and about 15 minutes by car, Zurich Airport 85 km/50 miles and about 1 hour by car
TrainBasel SBB 2.5 km/1.4 miles and about 7 minutes driving distance, Basel Badischer Bahnhof 0.5 km/0.5 miles and about 2 minutes driving distance
Accommodation4,500 rooms in 5 to 15 minutes transfer time, 3,000 rooms in 15 30 minutes transfer time


The Congress Center Basel is Switzerlands biggest convention center. Besides the 25 multifunctional spaces for up to 5,000 persons, you can expect professional services and a team of experienced specialists. The Congress Center Basel belongs to the MCH Group which operates three Exhibition Centers in Basel, Zurich and Lausanne. In addition it owns leading international companies engaged in event management, event technology and stand construction. The Exhibition Center Basel offers an exhibition and event space of more than 141,000 sqm/1.517.711 sqft.
The attractiveness of Basel goes beyond the size of the convention center, the accessibility and the unique location in the border triangle to being one of the most dynamic economic regions in the world therefore it's guaranteeing the success of your event!

General Description Meeting & Exhibit Facilities

Meeting Rooms

The Congress Center Basel offers 25 rooms with a capacity from 20 to 5,000 people. It has a luminous Foyer of 2,200 sqm/23,685 sqft of unblocked space ‑ ideal for banquets, receptions or exhibitions.


The spacious Auditorium Montreal offers space for 525 people. The comfortable new leather chairs each have their own folding table and communication system, making for a mix of modernity, functionality and comfort.


On the basement floor, the ground floor and on the 1st floor of the Congress Center Basel one will find 10,600 sqm/114,000 sqft of exhibition surface (halls 4.U/4.0 and 4.1). The Foyer in the 2nd floor has 2,200 sqm/23,685 sqft of exhibition space. The whole Exhibition Center Basel includes a total exhibition space of more than 141,000 sqm/1,517,711 sqft.

Services Available to Planners

We offer every modern technical facility, professional high‑tech equipment, signage, booth construction, furniture, communication services and more.

Additional Information

Equipment Supplied by Center

On request.