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When will IFA 2023 take place?

From 1-5 September 2023.

Opening hours IFA 2023

Daily from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Who is the organizer of the IFA 2023 ?

IFA Berlin is organised by IFA Management GmbH – a joint venture founded by gfu Consumer & Home Electronics GmbH together with Clarion Events Ltd, one of the world’s leading independent event organizers.

What is the exact address of the Berlin exhibition center?

Messe Berlin GmbH

 Messedamm 22

 14055 Berlin

Can dogs/animals be brought to the events?

Dogs and other animals are not allowed on the premises. 

Where can I get a complete overview of all IFA exhibitors?

You can find all IFA exhibitors here  Please note that all data is continuously updated.

Where can I get tickets for the IFA?

You can secure your IFA ticket here online once tickets for the general public become available or alternatively on arrival at the Messe Berlin ticket booth.

Visitors outside of Germany should contact the foreign representations (AV) of IFA Berlin in their home country directly.  Our AV may offer favorable ticket conditions and support you in preparing for your trip to IFA 2023.

Do children have free entry to the IFA?

Yes, up to the age of 6 you can enter the IFA without a ticket.

Are children allowed to attend the IFA by themselves?

Children who have not yet reached age 15 are only allowed to enter the fairgrounds if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Exceptions apply only if explicitly stated on postings at the ticket office.

Official IFA Berlin rules : 2.3 Children and young persons up to the end of their 14th year are only allowed on the Exhibition Grounds if accompanied by a person having parental authority or a suitable custodian in accordance with the relevant child protection law (JuSchG).

We are a school class and would like to order group tickets for the IFA. What do we have to do? What are the benefits of group tickets?

School classes and their teachers have the opportunity to visit the IFA in Berlin. The school class ticket can only be ordered in advance from IFA using the appropriate form provided. Anyone planning their individual IFA visit with friends can benefit from the school ticket upon presentation of their school ID card. Please revisit this page as more information will be made available.

As a wheelchair user what are my options to visit the IFA ?

The IFA exhibition center is also easily accessible for wheelchair users.  Entry for one accompanying person is free providing the mark "B", "Bl", "GL", "aG" or "H" is in your severely disabled pass.

Can I use the S-Bahn or U-Bahn for free with my IFA ticket?

No, unfortunately not. IFA admission tickets or exhibitor passes do not entitle you to free use of local public transport in Berlin. The same applies to buses, subways or suburban trains.

Where can I find an up-to-date map of the site?

You can find a clear map of the site with color coding of the hall occupancy on our website once it becomes available.

Where can I find the plans for the individual halls?

They will be featured here once they become available.

Where is your lost property office?

You can find lost items at our lost property office.

Mobile phone charging station

There will be mobile charging stations at IFA which will be easily located on the exhibition grounds.



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