Tickets & Seating plans

Advance booking

Advance booking at the Gewandhaus box office and all approved ticket agencies commences on the first working day (Mo - Fr)  in June each year for the season beginning the following September. This includes tickets for the Weihnachtsoratorium with the Thomanerchor and the concerts with Beethovens Symphony No. 9.
Exceptions to this procedure can be announced on this website.

The Gewandhaus recommends the reservation of tickets in writing following publication of the new season brochure in spring time. Your reservation will be confirmed without obligation, in writing, shortly afterwards.

Written ticket reservations will be accepted by the Gewandhaus box office following publication of the respective new season brochure and processed in order of receipt.

 You can also reserve your concert tickets online or with a smartphone.


Tickets can be purchased online for all events presented on this website that are accompanied by the following symbol: "T".By clicking on this symbol you will be transferred to our online booking service. Please note that online bookings are processed by CTS Eventim AG. Terms and conditions of CTS Eventim AG apply.

Reductions & Last Minute Tickets

Schoolchildren, students, trainees and those engaged in German voluntary service can purchase unsold tickets thirty minutes before commencement of an event. Prices range from €3 to €11, depending on the event. Relevant identification must be presented at the box office.

Schoolchildren, students, trainees, those engaged in German voluntary service and Leipzig-Pass holders are entitled to a reduction on the full price of numerous concerts. Appropriate identification must be voluntarily presented to the admission personnel on entering the Gewandhaus.

Mobility impaired concertgoers are welcome to be escorted by a companion, insofar as this entitlement is registered on their handicapped pass.

Leipzig-Card holders receive a discount of 10% for many Gewandhaus concerts and events.

Ticket hotline

+49 341 1270 280

Monday - Friday10 am - 6 pm
Saturday10 am - 2 pm

Ticket Office

Gewandhaus Ticket Office

Phone +49 341 1270 280
Fax +49 341 1270 222

Gewandhaus zu Leipzig
Augustusplatz 8
04109 Leipzig