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Voucher code redemption ART COLOGNE 2021

New: the easy admission process for ART COLOGNE

  • Register and redeem a code/buy a ticket: Create a personal Koelnmesse account in the aquanale Ticket Shop and redeem a digital ticket code or purchase a ticket
  • Download the ART COLOGNE app from the Google Play Store or the App Store
  • Access ART COLOGNE with your digital ticket in the ticket-wallet of the ART COLOGNE App and your EU Digital Covid Certificate of vaccination, testing or recovery. For non-EU citizens without access to the EU DCC certificate, the following exception applies: Click here for all information.

Admission to the trade fair occurs in three simple steps:

1. You redeem your digital ticket code:

  • Please register in the Ticket Shop and create your new Koelnmesse account. These access data are also valid for access to the trade fair app.
  • In the Ticket Shop, you can redeem your digital ticket code.

Redeem your voucher code

2. You get your ticket:

  • You will receive an order confirmation with your ticket as a pdf.
  • Either print out your ticket in A4 format or
  • Download the PDF files to your mobile end device or
  • Our recommendation: Use the ART COLOGNE ticket app for fast contactless admission.

Download App

3. You arrive at ART COLOGNE

  • The ticket - printed, digital or in the ticket app - gives you access to the exhibition grounds.
  • In addition, you will need a digital EU Covid certificate (vaccinated, tested, recovered) and a valid identification document.
  • For non-EU citizens without access to the EU DCC certificate, the following exception applies: Click here for all information.

Further information

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) , 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

Payment methods

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

Access authorization


Children up to 12 years of age are admitted free of charge when accompanied by their parents and do not require a ticket upon entry.

Children between the ages of 13-16 will receive an accompanying ticket at a reduced price at the "Ticket Service Counter" at the South Entrance. Advance registration in the ticket shop is not required.

From the age of 17, the purchase of the ticket in the ticket shop is required after personalised registration.

Accompanying pets

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

Travel to Germany

Cologne is well prepared to welcome its trade fair guests and to offer them the best possible quality of stay, which is also pleasant under the current conditions. Public life is functioning - with strict observance of official regulations and with responsible behavior on the part of citizens and out-of-town guests.

The currently valid regulations of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia can be found here.

Information from the tourism umbrella organization of North Rhine-Westphalia (Tourismus NRW e.V.)

Information from KölnTourismus

Visitor Hotline ART COLOGNE