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

February 24, 2020
Eintracht Frankfurt 19:30 Union Berlin
February 28, 2020
Fortuna Dusseldorf 19:30 Hertha BSC
February 29, 2020
Augsburg 1907 14:30 Borussia Mönchengladbach
1. FSV Mainz 05 14:30 Paderborn
Borussia Dortmund 14:30 SC Freiburg
TSG 1899 Hoffenheim 14:30 Bayern Munich
1. FC Köln 17:30 Schalke 04
March 1, 2020
Union Berlin 12:30 Wolfsburg
RB Leipzig 14:30 Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Werder Bremen 17:00 Eintracht Frankfurt
March 6, 2020
Paderborn 19:00 1. FC Köln
March 7, 2020
SC Freiburg 14:30 Union Berlin
Schalke 04 14:30 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Wolfsburg 14:30 RB Leipzig
Bayer 04 Leverkusen 14:30 Eintracht Frankfurt
Hertha BSC 14:30 Werder Bremen
Borussia Mönchengladbach 17:30 Borussia Dortmund
March 8, 2020
Bayern Munich 14:30 Augsburg 1907
1. FSV Mainz 05 17:00 Fortuna Dusseldorf
March 11, 2020
Borussia Mönchengladbach 17:30 1. FC Köln