Upcoming dates for FANTASY BASEL – The Swiss Comic Con:
26 – 28 May 2022
Thursday, Friday and Saturday (during Ascension holiday)
A Covid certificate (vaccinated, tested or recovered) is required from the age of 16. The certificate is only valid together with an officially valid ID (with picture).
The Covid certificate is required only from the 16th birthday, but also children and adolescents need an identity card.
A test centre will be set up on-site.
Code of conduct:
Please note the rules of conduct and the protection concept (will be published shortly before the trade fair depending on official orders) as well as the general Covid rules and adhere to them.
Pre-sales will not open until november 2021!
Please note: we strongly recommend that you only buy tickets from our exclusive partner See Tickets (formerly Starticket) and always follow our current information.
Be careful when buying tickets:
Information about “secondary dealers” can be found here:
At 70’000m2, the FANTASY BASEL – The Swiss Comic Con is the biggest convention in Switzerland for film, game, comic and cosplayfans and thanks to the location of the border triangle Basel it has an international vibrancy!
Movies, TV series, games, eSports, comics, cosplay, walking acts, art, game design, anime, exhibitions, film props, artist alley, science-fiction, fantasy, virtual reality, stars, photo & autograph area, panels, shows, merchanidising, manga, steampunk, youtuber, tabletops and much more!
We would please ask visitors to travel to the festival on public transport.
Online timetable for travelling to Messe Basel:
The RailAway combined offer:
Extend your trip to the moon thanks to a free souvenir photo in an astronaut suit when traveling to and from public transport. Book here:
Deutsche Bahn: bahn.de
If you’re staying at a hotel in Basel, you’ll receive a free travel pass that will let you use all public transport in the city and the surrounding area for the duration of your stay.
The “Messeplatz” tram stop in front of Messe Basel is just a 10-minute ride from the main railway station (SBB/SNCF) on lines 1 and 2. From “Basel Badischer Bahnhof” station, take line 2 or 6 just two stops to “Messeplatz”.
The fair is just off the motorway. Take the “Messe” exit, which will bring you straight to the exhibition and conference site.
Basel has a modern parking guidance system: parkleitsystem-basel.ch
Tip: use the “Basel Badischer Bahnhof” railway station car park, which is just a few minutes’ walk from “Messe Basel”.
The EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is just 15 minutes by car from Messe Basel.
From Zurich airport, the journey to the main railway station in Basel (SBB/SNCF) takes less than an hour on direct trains.