Prices & Arrival

The new exhibition center right next to the airport offers an impressive range of potential uses. Here there is a unique synergy of functionality and emotional appeal.

Messe Friedrichshafen, Neue Messe 1, 88046 Friedrichshafen, Germany

19th Faszination Modellbau

Leading International Exhibition for Model Railroading and Model Building

  • Friedrichshafen

Opening hours

Tuesday-Friday: 09:00 am – 05:00 pm, Saturday: 09:00 am – 03:00 pm

Admission prices 2020

Day ticket adults: 16,00 €

Day ticket reduced: 12,00 € (young people between 9 and 17 years, pupils, students, pensioners and other entitled persons with identification)

Happy hour ticket: 12,00 € (from 15 o'clock)

Two-day ticket adults: 28,00 €

Family ticket: 40,00 € (2 adults + 2 own children from 9 to 17 years)


Children under 8 years have free admission

For your own good, dogs are not admitted to the fair!

Visitor parking spaces

For your parking fee of 6,- € you get the following services:

  • rented, paved parking spaces
  • Parking lot personnel, who are paid according to fair wages
  • free bus shuttle from the external car parks to the fair and back

Mutual ticket discount with the Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen

Combine your visit to the trade fair with the fascination of aerospace at the Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen.

Visitors and exhibitors receive a 20% discount on the regular adult admission during the exhibition period.

Visitors to the museum also receive reduced admission of €12 instead of €16 to Faszination Modellbau upon presentation of a museum ticket.

The Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen is located directly next to Friedrichshafen Airport and can thus be reached from the trade fair in just a few minutes.

Ticket - Advance booking

The advance ticket sales will be published here about 4 months before the fair.


Centrally situated on the northern part of Lake Constance. You can get there from all directions.

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We look forward to seeing you and wish you a pleasant trip!



See everything, stay overnight at a reasonable price

"It's much too much for one day" - we hear this very often from visitors to our trade fairs. And it is true: whoever wants to taste all the attractions of our trade fairs will not make it in one day. Don't stress yourself and use our service.

Motorhome parking space on P East 2

Please note: it is possible to park on P East 2 with mobile homes, price 15,- € per day, these will be charged on site, but the space is limited and will be used by exhibitors and participants. The parking spaces are limited and no reservations will be accepted, they will be allocated as needed.

The official recommendation of Messe Friedrichshafen and other camping sites can be found here: