At one Glance

  • Date: 23 – 26 May 2012 
  • Opening hours exhibition for visitors: Wednesday – Friday 09:30 - 18:00, Saturday until 09:30 - 17:00 
  • Conferences: daily 10:00 – 18:00
  • Location: Berlin Fairgrounds Hall 7 (Messedamm 22, 14055 Berlin, Germany)
  • Venue: Hall 7 (Station S-Messe Süd)
  • Tickets, Admission fee: no reservation or registration needed, pay desk or online-shop. There are daily, permanent or event tickets.
  • Community  E-Tickets: Like in the past years we are offering E-tickets for the communities of the exhibiting projects at the LinuxTag 2012.
  • Discount rates: Pupils, Students, Trainees, handicapped people, and purchaser of ALG I or II are paying a reduced price with verification at the pay desk.
  • Free entrance: Handicapped people with the indications “B”, “Bl”, “GL”, “aG” or “H” in their ID (please show ID at pay desk) are allowed to bring a free assistant. Children under the age of 8 have free entrance under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian.

Ticket Prices

Daily Tickets:

Order via the online shop or over the fax form in the download area. 

Premium Combination Tickets:

With the purchase of a premium ticket you support the community through the presence of the free projects at the LinuxTag. We thank all who support this idea.

For € 285.00 you get four days of access to all lectures of the free lecture program including business and government agency congress plus admission to the LinuxNacht (24. May 2012). The benefit of the cloakroom is free for Premium Ticket visitors. At the purchase you will receive a bill with proven VAT.

Order using the Online Ticket-Shop or fax form (see downloads at left). 

Tickets for LinuxNacht:

The ticket price includes buffet and beverages.

  • € 45.00 (sale in the online shop or at the day sales or at the door)
  • € 20.00 (tickets for the community) - sale at the door, pre-registration by project-team

Ticket Sales

Tickets at the Gate

Tickets can be bought any time during LinuxTag from 23. – 26. May 2012 at the entrance to Hall 7.

Purchase on account

Orders of € 30.- or more can be ordered via fax at +49-30-3069-6930 or E-Mail at A delivery fee of € 5.- will be charged by our partner. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact +49-30-3069-6969. 

How to buy Tickets Online

The tickets for LinuxTag can be ordered from home in our online ticket shop, an external service of the Messe Berlin. Please note, that LinuxTag e.V. does not take on responsibility for the performance of the provider.

All you need is a credit card and a printer. Select the ticket you want in the online shop. Once you have completed the payment procedure, your ticket will be send to you as a PDF e-mail attachment. Print your ticket and present it at the entrance to the fairgrounds. 

We use SecuTix, the Secure Ticket Technology, for online ticketing to ensure the greatest possible security. 

Save your Ticket in our Online-Ticketshop.