Conferences and Congresses
With its central location, its excellent connections to road and rail and its urban infrastructure, Aarau is an ideal venue for conferences, congresses and other events. The city also continues to be a popular venue for large national events, such as the Swiss National Yodelling Festival in 2005, the Swiss National Wrestling Festival in 2007 and the Swiss National Marksman’s Festival in 2010.
As well as the Culture & Congress House in the centre of Aarau, different hotels also offer suitable infrastructure for your conferences and congresses. The congress office of "aarau info" will be delighted to assist you in the organisation of your event, from booking a suitable hotel room right down to planning the supporting programme.
Ideal transport connections
Aarau enjoys ideal transport connections on both a national and international level. Zurich-Kloten Airport is less than an hour away by train and car. The journey from Basel or Zurich takes half an hour, and Bern is less than 45 minutes away.
There is a lot to explore both in and around Aarau and even beneath the city too. At ground-level you can admire historic buildings and contemporary architecture...