Smoking prohibited in the entire Hofburg with 2013!

The designated smoking area is in the Alten Hofküche. It is accessible near the main stairs on the first floor.

Admission tickets

Normal tickets (Ladies and Gentlemen)85 Euro
Student tickets (Ladies and Gentlemen) [1]35 Euro
Couleurkarten (Student Club Member Tickets) [1]Further information

Seat Reservations [2]

Zeremoniensaal35 Euro per seat
All other rooms20 Euro per seat
Main hallfrom 115 Euro per seat
(on request by e-mail)

[1] For all students aged 27 and under. Only with a valid ID when entering the ball. No ID needed for buying tickets.

[2] Seats are sold in pairs only.

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Ticket sale

You can buy tickets and reserve seats at the ball:

  1. Reserve tickets online and make payment by bank transfer. You can choose to collect your reservation either during the advance sale, or from the ticket desk on the night of the ball.
  2. Buy them in person from the ticket office during the advance sale.

Please note:

You need an admission ticket to enter the ball. This ticket does NOT include a seat reservation.

A seat reservation does NOT include the admission to the ball. You must purchase an admission ticket.

Food and drink is NOT included in the ticket price, but can ordered and paid for on the night.

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Ticket office

Lenaugasse 3
1080 Vienna

Get in touch: Contact

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Opening hours (NEU 2014)

17th - 28th February 2014
Mo - Fr 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Sa, 1st March 2014
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

So, 2nd March 2014
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Mo, 3rd March 2014
10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

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Ball ticket office

The evening ticket office at the Hofburg opens at 7:30 p.m. on the night of the ball. Remaining tickets will be sold at no extra charge.

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Online reservations can be paid in advance via bank transfer. At the ticket office, you can pay by cash, debit card or credit card (Visa, Mastercard).

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Refunds or Returns

We regret that once sold, we cannot offer any refunds on admission tickets or table reservations.

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