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Tickts 2019

The Ticket Shop will open in spring 2019.

Ticket information

Additional information about the admission tickets

Day ticket: Entitles to one-time access to the trade fair; exclusively on the specified day.

Reduced day ticket: Entitles pupils aged 12 and over, students, trainees, pensioners, senior citizens aged 65 and over, disabled persons, persons undertaking voluntary social work in Germany to one-time access to the trade fair; exclusively on the specified day.

Please bring valid proof of your entitlement to a concession with you!

Children's day ticket: Entitles children aged between 7 and 11 years to one-time admission to the trade fair; exclusively on the specified day.

Afternoon Ticket starting at 02:00 p.m.: We still offer discounted afternoon tickets on Saturday at a price of Euro 10.00 with admission from 02.00 p.m. at the box office on site. The admission however depends on the flow of visitors, ie. emergence from the site. Waiting times for the afternoon tickets can not be excluded.

Family day ticket: The Family ticket is valid for a maximum of 5 people and is oriented to families with a min. of 1 to max. 2 adults and a min. of 1 to max. 4 children between the ages of 7 and 11. (Only available up to 17.08.2018 and including)

Important note: All day tickets principally lose their validity as soon as the ticket holder leaves the grounds.

4 steps to the online ticket

- Login or register for the first time at the Ticket Shop

- Select desired ticket and complete the order transaction

- After completing the order transaction the ticket is available as a download

- Print out your ticket or download to your mobile device

Please note that this admission ticket is personalised and is not transferrable.

Payment methods

Payment methods ticket

You can pay by PayPal or credit card (MasterCard, VISA, American Express) in the Ticket Shop.

Travel ticket

You will receive your travel ticket in a separate e-mail. Please print the pdf document in size A4 and bring it with you to the trade fair.

The free travel ticket (2nd class) is valid for public transport operated by the Rhein Sieg Transport Authority ( VRS ) and Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr ( VRR ), only in combination with a valid ID Card and a Koelnmesse admission ticket. It is valid during the mentioned trade fair only for travelling to and from Koelnmesse.

Exempted are trains of the Deutsche Bahn AG subject to a supplement, e.g. the IC/EC or ICE.

Further travel information can be found under the rubric Arrival .

Ticket holders must present identification: Do not forget your school identification or personal ID card!

Note for group orders: The address on the ticket is not relevant for an inspection at the venue or during a (bus/train) ticket inspection. Only the first name and last name on the ticket will be checked.

Access authorization

As a private visitor, with your ticket you have the opportunity to visit the entertainment area from Wednesday, 22.08. to Saturday, 25.08.2018.

Only trade visitors are entitled to visit the business area. Koelnmesse GmbH reserves the right to conduct suitable trade visitor inspections on site.

Access authorisation for children:

No admission for babies and infants aged up to 3 years.Admission for children aged up to 11 years only if accompanied by an adult.We wish to point out that dogs and other pets are not allowed to enter the trade fair grounds.