IDS: 12.–16.03.2019 Dealer Day 12.03.2019


Tickets for IDS 2019

You can purchase your ticket for IDS online in our Ticket Shop. NEW: The free travel ticket is valid for public transport in the expanded network of the VRS and VRR.

To the Ticket Shop

Do you have a voucher or a voucher code? Redeem it easily in our Ticket Shop.

Note: Vouchers/voucher codes are always assigned to a certain type of admission ticket, i.e. voucher for a day ticket. Please note that this admission ticket is personalised and is not transferrable.

To the Ticket Shop

Online / Box office

Card type
Prices 2019
Day ticket
Online 13.00 EUR
Box office 17.00 EUR
2-day ticket
Online 17.00 EUR
Box office 21.50 EUR
Season ticket
Online 21.00 EUR
Box office 27.00 EUR
Students' day ticket
(valid only upon presentation of corresponding ID)
Online 7.50 EUR
Box office 8.50 EUR
Online 24.00 EUR
Tageskasse 24.00 EUR

Would you like to know more?

Besucher-Hotline IDS
Tel. +49 180 677 3577
Fax +49 221 821-99 1160
Write an e-mail

Further information

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.

Online prices

The online prices for tickets are valid for orders in the Ticket Shop.

At the box office only the box office prices apply.

Make use of your advantages:

  • No waiting times at the box office
  • Free travel ticket

Payment methods

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

Access authorization

Trade visitor
The IDS is a trade fair. Koelnmesse GmbH reserves the right to conduct suitable trade visitor inspections on site.

Children and youths
Children up to the age of 6 are only allowed access to the trade fair when accompanied by a guardian. Admission is free up until this age.
Children aged between 7 and 16 are only allowed access when accompanied by an adult and they pay a Students' day ticket price.

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

Travel ticket

You will receive your free travel ticket in a separate e-mail. For use of the public transport system please print out the PDF file in size A4 or download the PDF file to your mobile device.

The free travel ticket (2nd class) is valid for public transport in the expanded network of the Rhein Sieg Transportoperated by the Rhein Sieg Transport Authority (VRS) and Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr (VRR) .

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

The public transport ticket only provides authorization for arrival and departure in the context of a visit to Koelnmesse GmbH within the indicated period of the trade fair. It is non-transferable and only valid in connection with a valid photo identification and an admission ticket of Koelnmesse GmbH.

Further travel information can be found under the rubric Travel and accommodation