You can purchase your ticket from now on for the Art Cologne online in our Ticket Shop .

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

Prices 2018 Ticket Shop
advance sale until 18 April 2018
Ticket Office and Ticket Shop
from 19 April 2018 on
Vernissage ticket EUR 46.75 EUR 55.00
Day ticket EUR 21.25 EUR 25.00
2-day ticket EUR 29.75 EUR 35.00
Evening ticket from 4:00 p.m.,
22 April 2018 from 3:00 p.m.
EUR 17.00 EUR 20.00
Reduced day ticket* EUR 17.00 EUR 20.00

*Reduced day ticket
For schoolchildren from the age of 13, students, apprentices, retirees, senior citizens aged 65 and above and severely disabled people with valid verification and groups of minimum 10 people (per person)

  • Log-in or register in 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 the full-size ticket (black/white) and bring it with you to the trade fair

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

ART COLOGNE is considered a trade fair in the leisure activity sector (providing the associated services) in accordance with § 312g Par. 2 Cl. 1 No. 9 BGB (German Civil Code). In such a case, there is no right of revocation or money-back guarantee. Orders for admission tickets and catalogues are binding. Once the customer has received the order confirmation, he or she must pay the agreed-on amount and take delivery of the ordered goods.

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), 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 Travel and Accomodation

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

Children and youths
Admission is free for children up to twelve years of age when accompanied by a parent. Children between the ages of 13 and 16 require a separate reduced day ticket and will only be admitted if accompanied by an adult.

Accompanying pets
It is prohibited to bring dogs and other pets to our fair grounds.

On Thursday, 19 April 2018, students of german acadamies of art get free admission by presenting their valid student card.

Only in german language