Plan your visit

Duration and Opening Hours

documenta fifteen will take place from June 18 until September 25, 2022 in Kassel. We are looking forward to your visit!

The regular opening hours are from 10 am–8 pm daily. Event times may vary from this.

A map of all venues in Kassel can be found here.

Directions

documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH
Friedrichsplatz 18
34117 Kassel

By train

For details on the train schedule and prices, please consult Deutsche Bahn. For long distance travel, please use the Intercity-Express (ICE) station Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. Short distance travellers can take regional trains to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station and Kassel main station.

Journey times using the ICE:
  • Berlin / 2:33 hours
  • Frankfurt am Main / 1:45 hours
  • Hamburg / 2:03 hours
  • Hanover / 0:52 hours
  • Munich / 3:34 hours

By car

If you are arriving by car, we recommend the central Park & Ride service at the Schwanenwiese. From there, you can take public transportation to all documenta fifteen locations.

The tickets (except the season ticket)* entitle you to use public transport in the KasselPlus tariff area. Visitors can use the public transport free of charge until the end of operation on the day for which the ticket is valid. For more information about timetables and routes, please click here.

*Please note: Season ticket holders can purchase discounted MultiTickets during the exhibition period.

By plane

From Kassel Airport
Bus 100 or a taxi to Kassel city center. Taxi at +49 561 881 11, Minicar at +49 561 811 081

From Frankfurt Airport
Direct Deutsche Bahn rail connection (ICE) to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. Information on timetables and tickets can be found here.

From Hanover Airport
S-Bahn (city and suburban metro/rail service) to Hanover Central Station and from there ICE to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. Information on timetables and tickets can be found here.

From Paderborn Lippstadt Airport
Rail connection (regional train) to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe. Information on timetables and tickets can be found here.

Within Kassel

By public transport

All venues in Kassel can be reached by streetcar or bus. The tickets (except the season ticket)* entitle you to use public transport in the KasselPlus tariff area. Visitors can use the public transport free of charge until the end of operation on the day for which the ticket is valid. For more information about timetables and routes, please click here.

*Please note: Season ticket holders can purchase discounted MultiTickets during the exhibition period.

Covid-19 Notes

The health of our visitors is very important to us. For this reason, documenta fifteen pursues a safety and hygiene concept that is constantly adapted to meet current developments and regulations.

Before visiting documenta fifteen, please inform yourself in our Covid-19 notes about the currently applicable statutory provisions for the containment of Covid-19.

Hotels and accommodation

For logistical questions as well as for the arrangement and booking of hotel rooms, the team of Kassel Marketing is at your disposal. Please contact: Kassel Marketing GmbH: +49 561 707 707, info@kassel-marketing.de.

Tourist Information in the city centre

  • Address: Wilhelmsstraße 23, 34117 Kassel
  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10 am–5 pm, Saturday 10 am–1 pm. During the 100 days of documenta fifteen: Monday to Sunday 10 am–1 pm.

Contact

Tickets

Webshop
tickets@documenta.de
+49 30 84108908
(täglich 10–16 Uhr)

Service

welcome@documenta.de
+49 561 707274141

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