Take the train to the carnival in Germany

We're almost there again: The carnival is coming to Germany. Time to hop on the next train and travel to the most colourful and shrillest carnival strongholds.

The 2019 carnival will take place from 28 February to 6 March.

Top carnival destinations in Germany

Cologne

The largest carnival celebration in Germany takes place in Cologne. There are five different carnival parades there.

Ticket to Cologne

Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf, here we come! When the fifth season starts, there is no stopping in the Rhine metropolis.

Ticket to Düsseldorf

Mainz

Fabulous days, all-night dancing and crowds of carnival revellers await you at the Mainzer Fastnacht.

Ticket to Mainz