Motorway A42 closed:
Due to a bridge damage, the A42 between interchange Bottrop-Süd and interchange Essen-Nord is expected to be closed until spring 2024. This results in increased traffic within the Ruhr area, especially on A2 and A40 motorways. Please plan enough time for your journey by car.

Rerouting of bus routes at Essen Main Station:
Due to the first construction phase of the "Citybahn Essen", various bus routes will be rerouted from January 8th, 2024. You can find an overview >here (German). The journey to the ATLANTIC with subway line U11 is not affected.


Destination address:
Messeplatz 3, 45131 Essen


Our GPS coordinates:
51.431625 | 6.998901


Private underground car park
with e-car charging station


Main entrance:
Underground car park:

By car

Please note that the environs are valid throughout the Ruhr area and that a green environmental badge is required for the driveway. The entrance with a red or yellow plaque is prohibited.
Please note furthermore, that it is not possible to reserve parking spaces within our underground parking. In particular during fairs and special events the number of parking spaces is very limited.

By plane

Arriving by plane, your destination is Düsseldorf Airport. With over 500 departures and landings every day, he offers flights to over 170 cities in Germany and abroad.

By taxi you can reach us from the airport in about 20 minutes with a short way over the motorways A44 and A52.

From the Düsseldorf airport railway station you can choose between three ICE lines (40/45, 10 and 41), which will take you to Essen main station in just 22 minutes. There are also three regional express trains (RE1, 6 and 11) to the Essen main station, next to the S-Bahn (S1). There is a direct underground connection from the Essen main station to the hotel. Fare: € 13.60 per adult*.

Our rental car partner SIXT car rental offers you car hire at the airport car hire, which also allows you to reach our hotel in just 20 minutes.

*as of 05/2023

By public transport

***Please note the update above regarding arrival by public transport***

For an environmentally friendly journey, we recommend the use of Deutsche Bahn AG. Essen main station offers more than 120 ICE, InterCity, EuroCity and InterRegio connections every day in all directions.

From Essen main train station you can reach us with a direct underground connection (U11) in 4 stations / 5 minutes, get off at the "Messe Ost / Gruga" stop, exit at "Messe Ost / Gruga". The hotel is located directly opposite the underground station, exit "B", price € 3,10* per person.  

Due to the cooperation of the ATLANTIC Hotels and Deutsche Bahn you can travel for € 54,90 (one-way) to your event in the ATLANTIC Hotels.
Enjoy, relax or work on your train journey to Essen - with 100% green electricity in long distance travelling.
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*As of 05/2023