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Every year, over 100 sailing and motor yachts can be seen at Boatshow Poland. 20th edition of Sailing and Water Sports Trade Fair will take place in Lodz (9 – 11 NOV) and almost all Polish shipyards will present their offers at the show. The exhibitors from the country and abroad will include manufacturers of yacht accessories and electronics, as well as companies offering yacht charters and training.


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Boatshow facts and figures

Poland is the second manufacturer of power boats up to 10 meters after US. Almost all Polish shipyards present their offers at the Boatshow fairs.

3,4 milion people in Poland is involved in water sports

7.957 visitors from England, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Greece, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Norway, Polish, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Sweden, Ukraine, USA, Italy and many others

Over 160 exhibitors from eight countries: Belgium, Croatia, Greece, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Ukraine, USA and Italy

sailing and motor yacht premieres, including world premieres

direct contacts between producers and distributors with customers completed with signing sale contracts and making a reservation

  • 65% of visitors intend to make purchases in the nearest year

  • 55% of visitors are interested in additional equipment and accessories

  • 40% of visitors have a yacht

  • 126 vessels

The Fair's Scope includes:


Yachts and sailing boats
Motor sailers

Motorboat equipment

Yachts and motorboats
Fishing boats
Rigid-inflatable boats


Water scooters

Rowing boats, water bikes

Equipment / Accessories

Electronic and electrical systems
Navigation and communication
Heating, air conditioning



Service and repair


Oars, paddles


Equipment and accessories
Windsurfing centres

Water skiing / wakeboarding

Water skiing
Equipment and accessories
Water skiing and wakeboarding centres

Getting to the show

VETOFORUM takes place in Łódź, which is third biggest city in Poland and the former textile industry empire. Today Łódź is a city of unique palaces, villas and nineteenth-century textile factories. The city of art festivals, openings, exhibitions, and exciting music events. It’s a metropolis where a  landscape of industrial architecture mixes with silhouettes of the 20th century office buildings and production halls transformed into a modern, stylish objects.

Łódź is uniquely important communication hub, linking many national routes and two trans-european highways. Lodz Airport is located in the south-western part of the city, 6 km away from the Hala Expo, which is multifunctional exhibition and congress center.

The Airport location ensures fast access to the very centre of Lodz (Piotrkowska Street) and train stations (Lodz Fabryczna, Lodz Kaliska). It takes a few minutes to get to Lodz hotels and shopping centres. The Lodz Widzew train station may be reached in approximately 30 minutes.

The BOATSHOW will be held from 9th to 11th November 2018 in Expo Hall at Aleja Politechniki 4, Łódź.

Opening times:

Friday 9th 10:00 – 18:00
Saturday 10th 10:00 – 18:00
Sunday 11th 10:00 – 16:00

The Venue

EXPO – ŁÓDŻ sp. z o.o.
Politechniki 4
93-590 Łódź


Łódź can be reached from three different airports:

Lodz Airport is located in the south-western part of the city, 6 km away from the Hala Expo, where Boatshow is held. 31 European capitals are within the range of regional flights from Lodz Airport. Main destinations are: Munich, Athens, Dublin, Eeast Midlands, London Stansted.

Warsaw Chopin Airport is an international airport located in Warsaw . As Poland’s largest covering 834 hectares of land, and busiest airport, Warsaw Chopin handles just under 40% of the country’s air passenger traffic. Getting to Łódź from Warsaw Chopin Airport takes approximately 90 minutes.

Wrsaw Modlin Airport is located 150 km north of Łódź. The airport is intended to be used by low-cost carriers, currently exclusively served by Ryanair.


An excellent geographical location is the main advantage of the city – in the center of Poland, at the junction of motorways and railway main lines, mainly transit directions of east-west and north-south,  junction between two motorways: A1 (north – south) and A2 (east – west). The city is located only 130 km from Warsaw, the closest border crossing is in Cieszyn, at a distance of approximately 280 km. The closest motorways or expressways include: A1, A2, S8, S14 DK1, DK14, DK71, DK72, DK91, DW710, DW713.

Approximate distance to some of the Polish cities:
to Bydgoszcz – 200 km,
to Czestochowa – 125 km,
to Gdansk – 330 km,
to Katowice – 190 km,
to Krakow – 240 km,
to Lublin – 250 km,
to Olsztyn – 290 km,
to Opole – 180 km,
to Poznan – 200 km,
to Radom – 147 km,
to Szczecin – 440 km,
to Warsaw – 130 km,
to Wroclaw – 215 km.


Information regarding the train timetables is to be found on the websites of Polish railway companies:


Venue's closest railway station is Lodz Kaliska. You can also reach the exhibition center both from Lodz Widzew and Lodz Fabryczna stations.


We recommend Tele-Taxi 400 400.

Public Transport

Venue is easily reachable by public transport – both trams and buses.

Trams: 15, 16, 17

Stop: Politechniki – Targi Lodzkie

Buses: 77, 55, 74A, 77

Stop: Politechniki - Radwańska