May 20–June 1, 2020


Public ticket sales for the 2020 Festival has opened.

Advance booking

Online at https://haendelfest.eventim-inhouse.de. There you can make use of the booking option ‘ticketdirect’ and print your ticket at home.
Booking agencies Tickets are available from all CTS Eventim booking agencies in Germany.
Ticket orders by phone (CTS Eventim) Please call +49 (0) 1806-57 00 70 (0,20 €/call incl. VAT from a German landline, German mobile max. 0,60 €/call incl. VAT)
Please note: All advance ticket booking agencies (except Deutsches Theater Göttingen) may charge additional service fees. The terms and conditions of sale of the booking agency apply.

The box office

The box office at the concert venues opens one hour before the performance begins.

Ticket Packages

Save up to 10% on our Festival packages compared to the regular full price in categories 1 to 3.

The packages are available via the »Festival’s webshop. You will find them there according to the first event date in the event overview.


You would like to gift a visit to a Festival, but don't know which is the perfect event? Then simply buy a Festival Voucher as a gift!
Vouchers for an amount of your choice are available at the Festival office, t the box office of the Deutsches Theater Göttingen and in the »Festival’s webshop. Vouchers can be redeemed in the advance sale for the purchase of any number of tickets for any event of the Göttingen International Handel Festival at the Festival Office, at the box office of the Deutsches Theater Göttingen and in the webshop.

Reductions and special tickets

upon presenting proof of identification: School pupils, students (up to 27 years of age), persons performing voluntary service as well as unemployed and disabled persons (80% and above) will be granted a discount on regular ticket prices.

Upon presenting proof of identification school pupils and students can obtain last-minute tickets at special terms. This offer opens 15 min. before the starting time of the event. Opera: € 15; concerts with the FestspielOrchester Göttingen: € 10; other concerts in Göttingen and the region: € 6

AStA Kulturticket
At the box office, students of the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen in possession of valid student ID have free admission and receive a free ticket for bus transfers. In the event of performances being sold out, a number of tickets has been reserved (opera premiere excluded). No reservations can be made.

Holders of the NDR Kultur Karte
receive a 10% discount at the Festival office, the box office of the Deutsches Theater Göttingen and at the NDR Ticketshop Hannover. Further information on the NDR Kultur Karte can be found at »www.ndrkulturkarte.de.

Abo Musikstadt Göttingen 
The opera performance on May 31 is also part of the subscription ‘Musikstadt Göttingen’, sold via Deutsches Theater Göttingen.

General information

Guided tours To sign up for guided tours of the Göttingen International Handel Festival, please call +49 (0)551-38 48 130, or send an email to info@haendel-festspiele.de; please note that attendance of the events indicating requirement of prior registration is possible only on that condition.

Tickets once purchased cannot be returned. Changes involving performers or programme content do not entitle ticket holders to refunds. The general terms and conditions of the Internationale Händel-Festspiele Göttingen GmbH (AGB) apply.

We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg in the case of communication via email) can have security gaps. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

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