Frequently asked questions

Romantischer Weihnachtsmarkt auf Schloss Thurn und Taxis Regensburg

Frequently asked questions about the Christmas market

What are the opening times of the market?

The Romantic Christmas Market will open its gates on November 18th. The last day will bei December 23rd.

Be aware: The market will be closed on November 20th due to Sunday of commemoration of the dead.


Monday - Thursday: 3pm to 10pm

Friday & Saturday: 12pm to 11pm

Sunday: 12pm to 10pm


When does the ticket pre-sale start?

The ticket pre-sale starts at September 1st!

Please note: There will be an exclusive pre-sale from September 1st to September 30th!

The prices are listed here.

Caution: New season prices from Ocotber 1st!

What are the season 22 ticket prices?

We will publish the new ticket prices valid from October 16th shortly.

I still have an unevaluated ticket from 2021. Does it keep its validity?

Yes! All tickets bought in the season 21, which were not checked in or canceled will keep its validity for the season 22!

Where can I buy discounted tickets?

Discounted tickets can either be bought via our online-shop or at our box offices.

Will there be a box office?

Yes! There will be an opportunity to buy daily admissions an our entrances.

Is it possible to book Christmas cabins during the 22 season?

Yes! You are interested in booking a log cabin for a Christmas celebration at the Romantic Christmas Market? Please send us an e-mail to


Can I leave an reenter the market area?

Unfortunately it is not possible to leave and reenter the market area at a later time.

Will debit or credit cards be accepted on the market?

The payment with credit or debit card is not guarenteed on every stall at the market area. But there will be an ATM-machine for our guests.

Is there a group discount?

Yes! By purchasing nine tickets, you will get the tenth ticket for free.

Can I visit the rooms of castle "Thurn und Taxis"?

Yes! There are guided tours through the rooms of castle "Thurn und Taxis". You can book your spot here.

In addition, there will be an information and booking stall in the castle's courtyard.

Can I bring my dog to the market?

Your dog is allowed at the site of the “Romantic Christmas Market at the Thurn und Taxis castle” except you have a fighting dog!

All dogs must be kept on a leash!

Can I bring food and drinks to the market?

No! Bringing food or drinks to the “Romantic Christmas market at Thurn and Taxis castle” is prohibited!

Which public transportation can I take to reach the market?

The “Romantic Christmas market at Thurn and Taxis castle” is located in the center of Regensburg. Reaching it by public transportation is possible. The entry is located 10 minutes by foot from the main bus stations “Albertstraße”/ central station and “Ernst-Reuther-Platz”. In direct walking distance by 15-20 minutes you can also find the highly frequented bus stops “Bismarckplatz”, “Arnulfsplatz”, “Fischmarkt” and “Dachauplatz”.

Where can I find parking spots around the market?

There are some parking garages located close to the market. Next to it you can find the garage “Petersweg”. Garages can also be found on “Bismarckplatz” and “Dachauplatz” wihin 15 minutes walking distance. Charge free parking spots can also be found on the “Regensburger Dultplatz” within 25 minutes walking distance.