Christmas in Düsseldorf
The city lights up festively, the Dome of Lights shines brightly, the smell of roasted almonds fills the air and the Düsseldorf Christmas market attracts visitors with arts and crafts, the Old Town market and delicious treats. Not forgetting the ice rink at the end of Königsallee, which invites you to go ice skating in winter. The entire city centre of Düsseldorf is transformed into a Christmas paradise, lined with hundreds of Christmas trees. Stroll around, buy presents and experience Christmas - here in Düsseldorf, everything is just a mulled wine away. And if you want to get up high, take a ride on the Ferris wheel on Burgplatz and enjoy an unforgettable panoramic view of the city.
Frequently asked questions
The Christmas market will be closed on Sunday, 26 November and on Christmas Day (Sunday, 25 December).
The huts of the Sternchen Market will not be set up this year due to construction work. As in previous years, the huts of the Engel Market will be located on Königsallee.
There are several Christmas markets in the city centre.
We recommend you travel to the Christmas market by public transport. A good address to use is the Heinrich-Heine-Allee underground train station as it is centrally located.
Visit www.rheinbahn.com for all your travel information. There is a Park & Ride KombiTicket from Düsseldorf Airport. Parking lot P13 is just a four-minute walk from the subway stop “Lohausen”. This also includes the ride on the Rheinbahn to the Christmas market in Düsseldorf's Old Town.
If you are travelling by car, convenient places to park include Tiefgarage am Rheinufer (underground), Parkhaus an der Schadowstraße and Carlsplatz.
Parking spaces for coaches can be reserved here. If the parking spaces are fully booked, please bear with us while more are released. If you have any urgent questions, please call +49 211 17 202-854.
In advance we would like to inform you of a crucial regulation emphasizing that on all of our offered parking spaces, it is obligatory turning off the engines while parking. This measure is not only aimed for preserving the environment but also to contribute to create a peaceful and pleasant atmosphere on the areas.