Planning a Football Trip to Germany

Planning a football trip to Germany.  Read this guide to kick-off times and fixture details in general.

Bundesliga Kick Off Times

TV fixtures are usually announced on the Bundesliga website around 3 to 4 weeks in advance.

Games can take place at a number of different times.  In 2015, these were: Friday 6pm & 8pm, Saturday 3:30pm, 6pm and 8:30pm, Sunday 2:30pm, 4pm, 6:30pm, 8:30pm and Monday 6:30pm and Monday 8:30pm.

The last two weekends of the Bundesliga are all played at the same time 2.30pm on the Saturday for the top league and on the Sunday for Bundesliga 2

Bundesliga 2016/17 Season

The key information and dates are as follows:

Bundesliga

  • Begins weekend of 26-28 August 2016
  • Winter break follows Matchday 16 on 20-21 December 2016
  • Resumes weekend 20-22 January 2017
  • Final Matchday (34) set for 20 May 2017

Bundesliga 2

  • Opening Matchday 5-8 August 2016
  • Winter break follows Matchday 17 on the weekend of 16-19 December 2016
  • Resumes the weekend of 27-30 January 2017
  • Final Matchday (34) set for 21 May 2017

Relegation play-offs

  • To take place between 24 and 30 May 2017
  • Exact dates to follow in due course

DFB Cup

  • First round: 19-22 August 2016
  • Second round: 25/26 October 2016
  • Last 16: 7/8 February 2017
  • Quarter-finals: 28 February/1 March 2017
  • Semi-finals: 25/26 April 2017
  • Final: 27 May 2017, Olympiastadion, Berlin

Stadiums & Locations

Stadiums and Locations for the 2016/17 Bundesliga season will be added after the promotion/relegation play-off games.

Fixtures

June 3, 2020
Werder Bremen 18:30 Eintracht Frankfurt
June 5, 2020
SC Freiburg 18:30 Borussia Mönchengladbach
June 6, 2020
Fortuna Dusseldorf 13:30 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Eintracht Frankfurt 13:30 1. FSV Mainz 05
RB Leipzig 13:30 Paderborn
Bayer 04 Leverkusen 13:30 Bayern Munich
Borussia Dortmund 16:30 Hertha BSC
June 7, 2020
Werder Bremen 11:30 Wolfsburg
Union Berlin 13:30 Schalke 04
Augsburg 1907 16:00 1. FC Köln
June 12, 2020
TSG 1899 Hoffenheim 18:30 RB Leipzig
June 13, 2020
Wolfsburg 13:30 SC Freiburg
1. FC Köln 13:30 Union Berlin
Paderborn 13:30 Werder Bremen
Hertha BSC 13:30 Eintracht Frankfurt
Fortuna Dusseldorf 13:30 Borussia Dortmund
Bayern Munich 16:30 Borussia Mönchengladbach
June 14, 2020
1. FSV Mainz 05 13:30 Augsburg 1907
Schalke 04 16:00 Bayer 04 Leverkusen