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Ticket private visitor gamescom

You can purchase your ticket for the gamescom online in our official Ticket Shop while stocks last.

The purchase of tickets is limited to a maximum of 5 tickets per person.

To the Ticket Shop

Tickets available - order now!

At the bottom of the price list, you can find further information about your admission ticket.

The purchase of tickets is limited to a maximum of 5 tickets per person.

Online prices

WednesdayThursdayFriday Saturday
Day ticketEUR 16.50EUR 16.50EUR 22.50EUR 24.50
Reduced day ticket
(for ticket information see below)
EUR 10.00EUR 10.00EUR 14.50EUR 16.50
Day ticket Pre-entry
(Wed & Thur, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., admission ONLY via the South and North Entrances)
EUR 35.00EUR 35.00----
after-school ticket
(4:00 - 8:00 p.m., not only for pupils)
EUR 7.00EUR 7.00EUR 8.00EUR 8.00
Family day ticket
(for ticket information see below)
EUR 27.00EUR 27.00EUR 27.00EUR 31.50
Children's 4-6 yearsAdmission freeAdmission freeAdmission freeAdmission free

New: plant the gamescom forest with us!

Support us in our plan to reforest a climate-stable mixed forest near Bayreuth together with our project partner Treemer.

From now on you have the possibility to support the environment with one Euro for sustainability with every ticket purchase - just choose the green ticket directly in the ticket shop.

Support us in our plan to reforest a climate-stable mixed forest near Bayreuth together with our project partner Treemer.

Get more information about Treemer, here.

Prices valid from 26.08.2020 (Box office)

While stocks last. Should the day tickets be sold out there will be no box office sales!

WednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Day ticketEUR 19.50EUR 19.50EUR 23.50EUR 25.50
Reduced day ticket
(for ticket information see below)
EUR 12.00EUR 12.00EUR 20.00EUR 22.00
after-school ticket
(4:00 - 8:00 p.m., not only for pupils)
EUR 7.00EUR 7.00EUR 8.00EUR 8.00
Children's 4-6 yearsAdmission freeAdmission freeAdmission freeAdmission free

Ticket information

Additional information about the admission tickets

Opening times: Wen + Thu 10:00 a.m - 8:00 p.m., Fri + Sat 9:00 a.m - 8:00 p.m.

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

Reduced day ticket: Entitles pupils aged 7 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!

Day ticket Pre-entry: Exclusive admission (only via ENTRANCE NORTH and SOUTH) already one hour before regular opening hours, i.e. 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. instead of 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

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 22.08.2020 and including)

green ticket: With your participation of one Euro you support the reforestation of the gamescom forest together with us. Available in addition to every ticket type.

after-school ticket (not only for pupils): With an after-school-ticket you have access to the gamescom entertainment area from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. At this time many visitors have left the fairground and there is an increased chance of faster access to the latest games at the stands of gamescom.

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 or download the PDF file to your mobile device.

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!

Access authorization

As a private visitor, with your ticket you have the opportunity to visit the entertainment area from Wednesday, 26.08. to Saturday, 29.08.2020.

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.