Accreditation to the fair

Thank you very much for your interest in EQUITANA. The online accreditation is no longer available. Please refer to the EQUITANA Press Centre opening from 18th to 26th March 2017.

Press Center West
Messe Essen, Entrance West
Opening Hours: 18th to 26th March, 09.30 am to 7.00 pm

We kindly ask for your understanding that accreditation will be granted for journalists with reference to equestrian sport subjects only. For further details please notice our registration rules

Where is the press centre at EQUITANA?

Please note: The EQUITANA Press Center has moved! You will find us in the Press Centre West (!) of Messe Essen, which is located opposite Entrance West of the Exhibition Centre Essen. Here you can apply for your accreditation. The press centre is open daily from 09.30am to 07.00pm.

Please find here more information about the press centre.


If you travel via public transport: Please take underground line U11 from “Essen-Mainstation/Hauptbahnhof” to station "Messe West“. Opposite Entance WEST you find the EQUITANA Press Centre. Please note that your EQUITANA Press card is not valid for public transportation.

If you travel by car, please use the car park P6 (entry: Lührmannstr). From here it is a short walk to Entrance WEST and the EQUITANA Press Centre.


Please use car park P6.

Please access P6 via Norbertstrasse (follow the signage “P6”)

Please take a ticket when you drive in the car park (at the barrier). Please take your ticket with you and present it to us at Press Centre WEST