Opening Hours
Europa-Park Pre-Opening Sunday

Europa-Park Pre-Opening Sunday


The excitement is building, the anticipation is immeasurable: For all those who can hardly wait to visit Europa-Park, the theme park will open its gates on 17. March 2024 for an exclusive Pre-Opening Sunday! Guests can feel the magic of Europa-Park a few days before the official start of the season on 23. March 2024 and enjoy an unforgettable time with their loved ones!

Action-packed attractions, fascinating shows and unique experiences make this Sunday a special day. You can already look forward to a few of the new 2024 show highlights at the pre-opening. The anticipation of the rollercoaster wind, the laughter of the children and the colourful hustle and bustle throughout the park are the perfect way to get in the mood for a new, exciting 2024 season!

Our catering outlets will spoil you with culinary delights and numerous surprises are waiting to be discovered by you. Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this unique pre-opening Sunday!

Secure your tickets now and be part of the Pre-Opening Sunday! 
Tip: Take the opportunity and book a magical overnight stay at the pre-opening price.

Book tickets

Book overnight stay + tickets

Tip: We also welcome ResortPass holders to Pre-Opening Sunday. Holders of a valid ResortPass Silver or Gold can book Pre-Opening Sunday tickets via the ResortPass Portal. To the ResortPass Portal

All opening times at a glance

ico_attraktion_europa-park Created with Sketch.

Europa-Park is open on 17.03.2024

The Rulantica water world is open throughout

The hotels 'Krønasår', 'Colosseo' and 'Bell Rock' are open

The hotels 'Santa Isabel' and 'El Andaluz' are open from 16.03. to 17.03.2024

ico_camping_zelt Created with Sketch.

The Camp Resort (log cabin rooms and covered wagons) and the campsite are open from 16.03.2024 to 17.03.2024

ico_wellness Created with Sketch.
All Wellness & Spa areas are open

The following attractions and offers, among others, are not yet available on Pre-Opening Sunday

Please note that there may be further restrictions at short notice.

  • The Croatian themed area with Voltron Nevera powered by Rimac, the Dome of Dreams, the 'Sunce i Lavanda' ice cream parlour and the 'Suveniri Nikola - Shop' are not available.
  • In the Austrian themed area, the Magical World of Diamonds, the Alpenexpress 'Enzian', Alpenexpress Coastiality, Tyrolean Log Flume ride, Yomi Adventure Trail and the Gemstone Grotto are not open.
  • The Haunted Castle in the Italian themed area cannot be visited.
  • In the French themed area, Eurosat Coastiality is not available.

The Europa-Park team is working at full speed to finalise the attractions and offers. Subscribe to our newsletter or follow us on social media to make sure you don't miss the opening dates!

All Tickets

All ticket categories at a glance
per person
 Gutscheinticket Europa-Park

Voucher ticket

Give a day full of action and fun!

To the ticket
per person
Besucher bei der Fahrt im "WODAN - Timburcoaster"

1-day ticket

Plan your next holiday now

To the ticket
per person
Besucher bei der Fahrt im "WODAN - Timburcoaster"

Group ticket

Special offers & tickets for groups from 20 people

More info
per person

School class ticket

School class prices from 10 students

More info

Best-Price-Guarantee with overnight stay tickets

Our tip: Combine your visit to Europa-Park with a fantastic overnight stay at the Europa-Park Resort and benefit from the best price, earlier admission to the park before the regular park opening time (exclusively for hotel guests), as well as flexible cancellation conditions!


Book overnight stay + tickets


Booking tip: 20% offer

Get a 20% discount on your Europa-Park ticket on Pre-Opening Sunday and for the overnight stay from Sunday to Monday!


Book special rate


Changing Europa-Park day tickets

A free ticket change for a Europa-Park visit on Pre-Opening Sunday on 17.03.2024 is possible. Please contact us via this contact form.

Europa-Park & Rulantica App

In the Europa-Park and Rulantica app, you can check the available attractions and show times on a daily basis. Download the app for an all-round fantastic experience at Europa-Park (and Rulantica)!

Europa-Park & Rulantica App
ico_merkliste_herz Created with Sketch.

Discover even more highlights

during your Europa-Park visit!

Make your day an unforgettable experience and combine your Europa-Park stay with a trip to the virtual realities of YULLBE, the Nordic water world of Rulantica or embark on a multi-sensory journey of pleasure at Eatrenalin!

Confertainment - Rulantica Teaser


Together with your favourite person, you can enjoy a well-earned break, let yourself be pampered with unique offers and wash away any spring tiredness on the water attractions! More about Rulantica



For action-loving VR fans, we recommend a visit to our VR experience centre YULLBE: in a group or on your own, you can master virtual adventures and forget reality for a few minutes. More about YULLBE

Eatrenalin Ocean


If you or your better half appreciate culinary delights, our multi-sensory fine dining experience Eatrenalin is just the thing for you. Indulge your senses with incredible flavour experiences and a journey of discovery through foreign worlds. More about Eatrenalin

Take the opportunity to combine your visit to the theme park with these special offers and create memories together with us that will stay with you for a long time!

Book tickets

Book overnight stay + tickets