Official ticket sale offices for W:O:A 2018:

The tickets for Wacken Open Air 2018 are only available via a few chosen partners. All of them are listed here at Don't buy tickets from dealers that aren't listed here! Fraud attempts are happening all the time.

Only our official partners are a save source for valid Wacken tickets.

The fastest way to your Wacken ticket is! This is your direct source for a festival ticket without advanced options.

Our travel partners are taking care of your journey to the festival, usually via train or bus. They also offer packages with and without festival tickets.

All travel partners are listed here.

Which goods and services are included in the ticket and how much is it?

W:O:A is much more than just a classic music festival! Find out what awaits you at the event.

Every ticket includes these goods and services among others:

  • Access to the campgrounds from Monday, July 30st 2018
  • Camping next to your car!
  • Use of all showers and toilets free of charge
  • Líve music from Wednesday, August 1st 2018, to Saturday, August 4th 2018
  • Over 100 acts spread across eight stages
  • Comprehensive framework program with areas for topics such as the Middle Ages and End Times
The 3-Days-All-In ticket costs 220€. This price includes an advance booking fee. Shipping and system charges will be added in the shop. There are no single day tickets or VIP tickets available. also offers the W:O:A 2018 Special-Shirt for 16,99€ as an optional bundle option.

Good to know: The ticket price doesn't change, when you buy the ticket via one of our partners!

W:O:A 2018 – 02.08. - 04.08.
With: Judas Priest, Nightwish, In Flames, Ghost, Helloween - Pumpkins United, Danzig, Running Wild, Behemoth, Dimmu Borgir, Arch Enemy, Children Of Bodom, In Extremo, Hatebreed, Gojira, Steel Panther, Doro, Alestorm, Dirkschneider, Samael, Cannibal Corpse, Ensiferum, Schandmaul, Destruction, Clawfinger, Korpiklaani, Eskimo Callboy, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Converge, Riot V, Epica, Tremonti, Wintersun, Oomph!, Amorphis, Vince Neil and many more acts.

Get your ticket now at!

Please note:

Attached to the back of the hardticket you wil find our new W:OA Card. This is the actual ticket for W:O:A 2018! The cardboard ticket is just a a souvenir for your collection. This new format is convenient, fits into every pocket and is resistant to damages.

Visitors rated W:O:A

We are always working to develop the Wacken Open Air in the interest of our visitors. For this purpose, we run surveys both on-site and online.

W:O:A 2017 was rated as "excellent" in our huge online visitor survey. More than 10.000 metalheads from all around the world took part in this survey.

We say thank you to all participants of the survey and we look forward to improve the festival once again for you.

See you in 2018 - Rain or Shine!

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