Colmar Christmas Markets practical informations

Opening hours

From 22nd November to 29th December 2019

  • from Monday to Thursday: 10:00am to 7:00pm
  • Friday and Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
  • 24.12: 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • 25.12: 2:00pm to 7:00pm.
For security reasons, the Christmas markets close exactly at the scheduled time.
Thanks for your understanding.

The pedestrian area

From 22nd november to 29th december
access to downtown Colmar is closed to all vehicles, to facilitate access to the Christmas Markets of Colmar by visitors.

  • from Monday to Thursday: 11 am to 7 pm
  • Friday to Sunday : 10am to 8pm

Paid covered parking spaces near Christmas markets

Parking Mairie
Monday to Saturday: 7:30 am to 9 pm
Sundays: 10 am to 9 pm
24/12 : 7:00 am to 6:30 pm
25/12 : 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
26/12 : 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
31/12 : 7:00 to 7:00 pm
January 1st: closed
No exit possible after 9 pm
 
 

Parking Rapp
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 9 pm
Sundays: 10 am to 8 pm
24/12 : 7:00 am to 6 pm
25/12 : 1:00 am to 8:00 pm
26/12 : 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
31/12 : 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
January 1st: closed

Parking Gare/Bleylé
Every day, including the 1st of January: 05:30 am to 11:00 pm
 

Electric shuttles will operate between the Bleylé car park and the Theatre Square
(round trip via avenue de la République)
Every 13 minutes
From Saturday, November 23rd to Sunday, December 29th
Monday to Friday: 9:30 am to 7:45 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am to 11:10 pm
Sunday: 9:30 am to 9:10 pm
December 24th end of service at 6:00 pm
Will not work on December 25th and 26th

 
Parking St Josse
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 9 pm
Sundays: 10 am to 8 pm
24/12 : 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
25/12 : 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
26/12 : 10:00 pm to 8:00 pm
31/12 : 7:00 pm to 18:00 pm
January 1st: closed

Parking Lacarre
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 1 am
Sundays: 10 am to 8 pm
24/12 : 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
25/12 : 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
26/12 : 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
31/12 : 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
January 1st: closed
 

Park & Ride Free
(only the weekends)

From the Parc des Expositions (Avenue de la Foire aux Vins), a free Park & Ride (P + R) is set up on Saturdays and Sundays.

Shuttles drop off every 10 minutes, close to the Christmas markets at the St Eloi stop (rue St Eloi) and take you back to the Parc des Expositions car park after your visit.

The parking is from Saturday 8:00 am to Sunday 10:00 pm non-stop open.

  • Saturday, November 23
  • Sunday, November 24
  • Saturday, November 30
  • Sunday, December 01
  • Saturday 07 December
  • Sunday 08 December
  • Saturday, December 14th
  • Sunday, December 15th
  • Saturday, December 21st
  • Sunday, December 22
  • Saturday, December 28
  • Sunday, December 29

Shuttle timetable:

  • Saturday: 09:30 am to 11:10 pm
    • Every 10 minutes from 09:30 am to 9:15 pm
    • Every 20 minutes from 09:15 am to 11:10 pm
  • Sunday: 09:30 am to 9:10 pm
    • Every 10 minutes

Coach Maps

IN WEEK:

Removal, pick up of passengers and bus parking are done rue de la Cavalerie and parking Lacarre

THE WEEKENDS:

After the removal of the travelers rue de la Cavalerie or parking Lacarre, the buses must park at the exhibition grounds

Parking at the exhibition center (Parc des Expositions – Avenue de la Foire aux Vins) is charged: 35 € for the day.

Possibility to reserve your place online here: https://ticket.anixy.com/parkingbus/payant

pdfEN - Coach Map2.12 MB
pdfFR - Plan pour les chauffeurs de Bus2.15 MB
pdfIT - Mappa Deposito e Ripresa dei viaggiatori e Parcheggioa Autobus