Tickets & 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 2021 "only online tickets possible"

Visitors can only get their tickets in advance and online via the ticket shop. 
On-site ticket sales are no longer possible due to pandemic regulations.

Day ticket adults: 16,00 €

Day ticket reduced: 13,00 € (young people between 9 and 17 years, pupils, students, pensioners and other entitled persons with identification)

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 5,- € 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

Ticket - Advance booking

With the online tickets from the advance sale, you can enter the fair on one of the three days of the fair directly through the entrance controls. Only visitors who comply with the 3G rule (vaccinated, recovered, tested) are allowed access to the fair. This will be checked before the entrance to the fair!

For ticket presale we use the provider "Xing-Events". Important note: For the purchase of your tickets you definitely do not need a XING account (assigning a password on page 2 is not a mandatory field), the data entry is only used for billing and for registration.  We ask for your understanding.

Purchase your online tickets no later than 30 minutes before your visit to the fair to ensure that your tickets are activated.

children up to 8 years have free admission.

Do you need help? Call the service number of "Xing Events"!
Telephone number: 49 (0) 800-2642636


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

Find more information about your travel to Friedrichshafen here:

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, the price is € 20 per night and € 8 for day campers,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: