Oktoberfest München

Tickets for the Oktoberfest in Munich

We had to do without this spectacle for a whole two years. Now, anticipation is boundless. From 16.09. - 03.10.2023 It's finally time to say "O'zapft is!” again. And our much sought-after Oktoberfest tickets guarantee you a place in one of the beer tents. You can also book an Oktoberfest tour and other highlights.

The most popular Oktoberfest tickets

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All available tickets for the Oktoberfest at a glance

Anyone who knows Munich will certainly have heard of the Oktoberfest. No wonder! After all, it is the biggest folk festival in the whole world! Year after year, several million visitors from all over the world come to Munich to join the Wiesn, as the locals call their folk festival.

You can secure your tickets for the Oktoberfest in advance. From various vouchers for beer to a full menu with a tour. If a ticket appeals to you, don't hesitate and make your unforgettable Oktoberfest experience a reality!

Unfortunately, it is hardly possible to get into one of the festival tents spontaneously. Numerous visitors often reserve their place several years in advance. This means that you can forget about getting into the marquee without reservation! With these, you get a guaranteed entry into the marquee.

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    Oktoberfest 2023 with tour, lunch, and drinks

    • from 170,00 €, duration: 7 hours
    • Guaranteed seat in the Hofbräu marquee
    • 2 liters of beer and 1 roast chicken
    • Incl. tour with a local guide
    • Incl. return journey by metro 

    With this ticket you not only get a guaranteed seat in the Hofbräu marquee, but you also get a delicious roast chicken and 2 litres of beer on top!

    The ticket also includes a tour of the Oktoberfest. Experience the Wiesn through the eyes of a local and take a ride on the Ferris wheel, included in the price!

    If you book a hotel a little further away, this ticket offers you another advantage. Because you can also use it to travel once to the Theresienwiese and back to your hotel. Nothing stands in the way of the exciting Wiesn fun!

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    Guided tour of the Oktoberfest

    • from 151,60 €, duration: 4 hours
    • Tour of the Oktoberfest grounds with a Bavarian guide
    • Beer tasting in each tent

    What better way to experience Oktoberfest than through the eyes of a local? That's exactly what this ticket is made for. You'll be assigned an experienced guide from Bavaria who will tell you a lot about the history of the world's largest folk festival.

    Explore the Wiesn together with a small group and sample Munich's best beers!

    In every festival tent, you can taste the beer traditionally brewed for Oktoberfest Munich. While doing so, listen to your guide's stories about the curious happenings that have already taken place on the Theresienwiese.

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    Brewery tour with beer tasting

    • From 43 €, Duration: 3.5 hours
    • Admission to the Munich Brewery
    • 2 liters of beer
    • Incl. transfer and guide

    Visit a Munich brewery without waiting in line. This way you will dive even deeper into the matter than any tourist does. Learn exciting info about Munich beer and what makes beer in Munich so special.

    If you are already in Munich and become a beer expert, of course, a beer tasting should not be missing. Included in the ticket are two measures of beer (2 liters of beer). The perfect experience to get ready for the Oktoberfest.

The Munich Oktoberfest

Hardly any other festival is as well known as the Oktoberfest or "Wiesn" in Munich. It has been held every year on the Theresienwiese since 1810. The Oktoberfest begins in mid-September and ends on the first weekend in October.

For the city of Munich, the Oktoberfest is an important source of income. Every year, hordes of tourists from all over the world come to Munich to experience Oktoberfest with their own eyes. They leave a lot of money in the city. Year after year there are new records, be it the total number of visitors or the amount of beer drunk.

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Insider tips for the Oktoberfest Munich

With so much hustle and bustle, things can easily get mixed up. To make your visit to Oktoberfest a complete success, we have a few tips for you.

  • At Oktoberfest, it is good manners to appear in a traditional costume outfit. Especially if you don't want to show yourself off as a tourist, you should definitely get a traditional costume outfit. For an authentic traditional costume, we recommend the Moser-Trachtenshop.
  • If you want a seat in the beer tent, you should definitely book one of the tickets above. Because otherwise you're guaranteed not to get a seat in the beer tent. Admission to the beer tents is blocked as soon as the tent is full.
  • If you're already at the Oktoberfest, we recommend visiting the "Oide Wiesn" right next door. It's not quite as busy here, and the atmosphere is great too!
  • The underground line U2 to "Theresienwiese" is often very crowded during the Wiesn. We, therefore, recommend that you take the S-Bahn to "Hackerbrücke". From there you simply walk along with the crowd.
  • For a great view of Munich and especially the Oktoberfest, we recommend a ride on the chain carousel!
  • For the best preparation for the Oktoberfest, we recommend the Oktoberfest playlist on Spotify. Nothing is guaranteed to get you in the party mood! Songs you should definitely be able to sing along to: "In München steht ein Hofbräuhaus", "Skandal im Sperrbezirk" and "Viva Colonia".
  • The beer at the Oktoberfest is brewed explicitly for this purpose and is therefore somewhat stronger. To last longer, we recommend starting with a Radler - 1 liter of beer can be a lot! But never order an Alsterwasser - no one in Munich really says that!
  • For the best Wiesn preparation, just watch Harry G's video. The video speaks for itself!
  • If you're drunk, be sure to avoid the famous "Kotzhügel" behind the Hobräu festival tent. Because right in front of the Bavaria, this is where those who have had one (or more) beers too many end up. And you really don't want to end up there!


Especially during the Oktoberfest, hotels and holiday flats in Munich are booked out very early. In addition, the prices for short-term bookings often rise immeasurably. That's why we advise you to book your hotel near the Oktoberfest as early as possible. You can find the best hotels near the Oktoberfest right here:

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Traditional costume

If you want to go to the Oktoberfest, you should definitely buy a traditional costume. For men, this means coming in a lederhosen and a checked traditional shirt, while women attend the folk festival in dirndls.

Locally, there are numerous shops where you can buy the appropriate Trachten clothing. But why buy when the festival is already in full swing and the shops are even raising their prices? Instead, you can order your traditional costume clothes from the comfort of your couch at home.

Opening Hours and Directions

Opening Hours

10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30

From 16.09.2023 – 03.10.2023


Arriving by public transport
The underground lines U4 and U5 will take you directly to Theresienwiese. (Stop: Theresienwiese).

Alternatively, you can take the S-Bahn to the "Hackerbrücke" stop. From there, simply follow the crowd to Theresienwiese.

Theresienwiese, Munich

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