Brno Exhibition Centre
At the moment, the Brno Exhibition Centre offers more than 130,000 sq m of net exhibition area thus ranking among the world largest exhibition centres. Brno Exhibition Centre first opened in 1928 commemorating the first decennium of independent Czechoslovakia founded in 1918. Brno as a location for the new exhibition centre was chosen on purpose being conveniently situated between Prague and Bratislava. A number of exhibition halls on the fairground are referred to as true jewels of functionalist architectural style. The latest addition to the fairground complex is the P Hall opened in June 2009 offering over 10,000 sq m of net exhibition area.
It is possible to get into Prague from all European countries using regular airlines. From there, Brno is easily accessible by other means of transport.
FROM AIRPORT BY BUS
Buses from Prague, bus station Florenc, to Brno go daily in approximately 30 minute intervals. The journey takes approx. 2.5 hours. There are also buses available, run by Czech Airlines – ČSA, going daily from the airport Prague-Ruzyně to Brno and back.
FROM AIRPORT BY CAR
A journey by train takes approx. 3 hours. Trains depart from Hlavní nádraží (Prague Central Station), Praha-Holešovice station and Praha-Smíchov station.
TO BRNO BY BUS
Bus – regular services from London, Vienna and Paris travel daily to Brno. A service from Berlin and Rome runs twice a week to Brno.
TO BRNO BY TRAIN
By InterCity or EuroCity trains. From Italy and Austria – trains „Dvořák”, „Smetana” and „Vindobona”. From Germany – trains „Vindobona” and „Hungaria”. From Slovakia and Hungary – trains „Panonia”, „Amicus”, „Slovan” and „Csardas”. From Poland – crossing passage on the express train in Ostrava.
TO BRNO BY CAR
For travelling on the motorway and high-speed roads from Vienna, Prague and Ostrava, a motorway sticker is required. Stickers are available on the frontier, at filling stations or post offices.
On the roads in city of Brno please follow the road signs “BVV” or “Vystaviste”.
PUBLIC TRANSPORT – CITY OF BRNO
City transport in Brno will bring you from the city centre to the Exhibition Centre by tram No. 1 or by bus No. 84 and 44 (direction Pisarky).