Single Tickets

Single tickets at a price of 7€ are now available online at the Film Festival Cologne ticket shop and in the Cineplex Filmpalast during the opening hours of the festival box office.


Festival pass

The festival pass is available in three categories: as a 5, 10, or 15 tickets pass. Depending on the category, you will receive individual tickets for five, ten or fifteen screenings at the Film Festival Cologne 2018.

Festival pass prices:

5-Tickets Pass:   25€
10-Tickets Pass: 50€
15-Tickets Pass: 70€

Click here for the festival pass.


From now on festival passes can only be purchased at our accreditation desk. Here you will receive your badge with your personal code with which you can redeem tickets from then on. Single tickets, which you can get with this pass, can be obtained either at our ticket offices in the Cineplex Filmpalast or online. When receiving your badge you will also get your festival bag and a festival catalogue.

If you have already purchased your festival pass online, you will have received your promotional code by email. You can use it to get single tickets at our ticket office in the Cineplex Filmpalast or online. You are welcome to pick up your festival badge, your festival bag and the festival catalogue at our accreditation desk.

Opening hours of the accreditation desk in the Cineplex Filmpalast Cologne:

Thursday, October 4th 2 – 8 p.m.
Friday, October 5th 2 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 6th 12 – 8 p.m.
Sunday, October 7th 12 – 8 p.m.
Monday, October 8th 12 – 8 p.m.
Tuesday, October 9th 12 – 8 p.m.
Wednesday, October 10th 12 – 8 p.m.
Thursday, October 11th 12 – 8 p.m.

The festival pass is only valid for the public screenings of the Film Festival Cologne 2018.

Instructions on how to redeem your festival pass can be found – here –

Trade visitors

Trade visitors and media-related students can apply for accreditation until September 30th, 2018. For accreditation please click here.


Unless otherwise stated, admission to the events is granted from the age of 18.