Price List


Grand Ticket 

Grand Ticket with Gala Dinner
Admission entrance Heldenplatz at 6.30 pm

The ticket price includes the entrance and a seat reservation at a table as well as a glass of sparkling wine for the welcome (at the Hofburg Foyer until 7.00 pm), a four-course dinner with white / red wine, mineral water and a glass of champagne at midnight at your table. Musical entertainment by live-orchestras and dance floor.

Festsaal - Tickets upon request
EUR 720.- per person
Zeremoniensaal Center EUR 680.- per person
Zeremoniensaal Wing
EUR 630.- per person
Geheime Ratstube or Rittersaal
EUR 490.- per person


Star Ticket

Star Ticket with Seat Reservation
Admission entrance Heldenplatz at 9.15 pm

The ticket price includes the entrance ticket and the seat reservation at a table, a glass of sparkling wine for the welcome (at the Hofburg Foyer until 10.00 pm).

Seat reservation in a centrally located state hall musical entertainment by live-orchestras, dance floor
EUR 395.- per person
Wintergarten or Marmorsaal
Seat reservation in a centrally located state hall or in a room with a view over the Heldenplatz
EUR 325.- per person
Seitengalerie or Vorsaal
seat reservation in a centrally located state hall
EUR 255.- per person
Künstlerzimmer or Radetzky Appartment
seat reservation in a smaller, historical state hall 
EUR 225.- per person


Circle Ticket

Admission entrance Heldenplatz at 9.15 pm

The ticket price comprises access to all ballrooms and a glass of sparkling wine for the welcome (at the Hofburg Foyer until 10.00 pm). A seat reservation is not included.

Circle Ticket EUR 165.- per person
Student Ticket  (Valid only on presentation of a valid student ID up to 26 years and for students of all countries) EUR 70.- per person


Additional Attractions

Viennese Waltz Lesson

With the Elmayer dancing school on 31st December 2018 at 2 pm in the HOFBURG Vienna, Schatzkammersaal, Entrance Brunnenstiege.

Duration: 1 hour. Price per person: EUR 45.-.

Spanish Riding School

Gala performances on 
30th December 2018 at 7 pm
31st December 2018 at 11 am
Prices for tickets with seating at EUR 226.-, EUR 215.-, EUR 208.-, EUR 170.-, EUR 135,- per person.

For reservation please contact

MuseumsQuartier Vienna

The MuseumsQuartier Vienna can be found not far from HOFBURG Vienna. Numerous renowed cultural institutions, such as the LEOPOLD Museum, the mumok and the Kunsthalle Vienna are awaiting your visit. Additionally, hidden inner courtyards, cosy coffeeshops and restaurants as well as boutiques invite you to linger for a while. Discover a mixture of art space, room for creativity and linving habitat.

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Imperial Shop Vienna & Hofburg Information Centre

The Imperial Shop Vienna offers an excellent selection of choice Viennese souvenirs and culinary delights. Enjoy the imperial flair of yesteryear in a modern setting and shop a carefully curated selection of products from Vienna’s traditional companies and –manufactories. The shop offers high-quality souvenirs from Vienna, so take home a piece of the Austrian capital and indulge in imperial shopping to your heart’s delight.

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Room plan

Have a look at our imperial state rooms and click the room plan. 


Seat and table reservations

Seat and table reservations are allocated by the ball office based on the category booked. Details can be found on your ball ticket.

Conditions for reservation

Fees and final dates for the cancellation of tickets for the ball, Spanish Riding School, Opera and Concert

For cancellations until 31st October 2018 50% of the total reservation
from 1st November 2018 100% of the total reservation

Payment Conditions

In order to guarantee your reservation we would kindly ask you  to transfer the total either via bank transfer charge free for the recipient to the account of the Congress Center Hofburg no. 002-87059 at the Erste Bank, Graben 21, 1010 Vienna, bank code: 20111, IBAN: AT612011100000287059, BIC (SWIFT-code): GIBAATWW or by Visa or Master Card (card number, expiration date, CVV Code in an extra mail).

Ticket Delivery and Pick Up

Please advise me until December 1st, if you want to have the tickets sent to your hotel in Vienna or to another address in Austria. Costs of dispatch € 10,- / order maximum 10 tickets (to an austrian address only) Or you can pick up your tickets at the ball office.

The ticket office is located in the HOFBURG Vienna: entrance Heldenplatz (see inscription “HOFBURG VIENNA” above the entrance door) Opening hours are on 27, 28, 29 and 30 December from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. 

Find your way to the HOFBURG Vienna - click here.

HOFBURG Vienna, M.Seidl