During summer break, the ticket and subscription service will be closed from July 9 until July 29, 2018. During this time, tickets still can be purchased online and via external ticket sales points. As of July 30, the ticket service is available Monday to Saturday, 10.00 am to 6.30 pm. We therefore ask for your understanding, if the processing of your subscription order may take place afterwards.
Grosse Theaterstrasse 25
Tel. +49 (0)40 35 68 68
Fax +49 (0)40 35 68 610
Monday to Saturday, 10.00 am to 6.30 pm
During the theatre holidays the ticket and subscription office will be closed between July 9 and 29, 2018. During this time, you may purchase tickets from our online shop and via our external ticket sales points.
The evening box office at the State Opera opens 90 minutes before a performance. We kindly ask for your understanding that during evening box office hours, guests for the current performance have priority and that in some cases, advance sales cannot take place even during regular box office hours.
Register once, and you can select your tickets easily and comfortably, book and pay for them – and print them out at home. If available, we recommend the free shipping method "print@ home". We charge a postage and handling fee of € 3.00 for sending tickets by mail. You may purchase tickets via our online shop using your credit card (Visa, MasterCard), via "Direct Wire Transfer" or via SEPA direct debit.
Tickets for performances of the 2017/2018 season can also be purchased at all known ticket sales points and via Hamburg Tourismus GmbH.
NEW! Starting with the 2018/19 season, as of Monday, June 11, 2018 (for subscribers: from Thursday, June 7, 2018) you can purchase tickets for the entire opera and ballet season.
As of the season 2018/2019, short-term ticket sales for a limited contingent of tickets that became available 28 or 29 days before the performance are no longer available. All seats go on sale at the same time; the seats in question are also bookable as subscriptions.
Tickets can be purchased at our Ticket Services office in cash and by using your debit or credit card; sales via the phone or in writing can be paid for via credit card (Visa/MasterCard) or by payment via wire transfer / direct debit. Tickets ordered by mail or phone must be picked up and paid for within seven days after the reservation has been received; the exact date will be noted in your written reservation confirmation or during your phone order. If you wish, we are happy to mail you your tickets, charging a € 3.00 postage and handling fee together with the ticket price. Tickets will be mailed after payment has been completed. Written requests will be filled in the order they are received. In principle, tickets once purchased cannot be returned or exchanged. Please consult our General Terms and Conditions.