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

Please note that the centre ville / montagne verte parking lot is closed for work during the Christmas markets

Parking Mairie
Monday to Saturday: 7:30 am to 9 pm
Sundays and 25, 26/12: 10 am to 9 pm
24/12: 7:30 am to 6 pm (subject to change)
No exit possible after 9 pm
Parking Rapp
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 9 pm
Sundays and 25, 26/12: 10 am to 8 pm
Parking Gare/Bleylé
Monday to Saturday: 5:30 am to 11 pm
Sundays and 25, 26/12: 10 am to 9 pm

Parking St Josse
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 9 pm
Sundays and 25, 26/12: 10 am to 8 pm
Parking Lacarre
Monday to Saturday: 7 am to 1 am
Sundays and 25, 26/12: 10 am to 8 pm

Park & Ride Free
(only the weekends)

With the Park & Ride located at the Exhibition Center (Avenue de la Foire aux Vins), enjoy a round trip by bus for free.

Shuttles drop off every 10 minutes, close to the Christmas markets

Parc des expositions -> Rue Saint Eloi

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

The car park is open,
24th - 25th november,
1st - 2nd december,
8th - 9th december,
15th - 16th december,
22nd - 23rd december,
29th - 30th december

Shuttles Hours :

Saturday : 9 am to 11.30 pm
First departure at 9 am and shuttles
every 10 minutes from 9:30 to 21:30,
and every 20 minutes from 21:30.
(from 9.30pm, every 20 minutes)
Last shuttle to the Exhibition
Centre at 11.30pm

Sunday : 9 am to 9.10 pm
First departure at 9 am and shuttles
every 10 minutes from 9:30 to 21:10
Last shuttle to the Exhibition
Centre at 9.10pm


Camping cars

This document gives you all the information concerning the parking of day, night, transport by bus from the places of parking and the parking areas for camping-cars close to Colmar.

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