Practical information


On both days the Festival will run from 10 am until 7 pm, with book signings finishing at 6 pm.

The village of Contern will be closed to traffic throughout the Festival.

Car parks (on the outskirts of the village) and the shuttle bus service will be free.


  • Festival Tickets cost €3 per day for adults.
  • No admission charge for children under 12.


  • Accommodation
  • Catering
  • Payment/Cash Machine

Book Signing Dos and Don’ts

Check the Book Signing Dos and Don’ts!

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Coming by Car

From France and Belgium:

  • A6 Motorway to Luxembourg City
  • Don’t leave the motorway and continue on the A1 towards Trèves (Trier)
  • Take exit 9 for Sandweiler and continue to Contern

From Germany:

  • A1 Motorway Trier – Luxembourg
  • Exit 9 – Sandweiler

To get to Contern:

  • A1 Motorway Exit 7 Luxembourg-Gare/Sandweiler
  • When you exit the motorway, follow signs to Sandweiler at the roundabout.
  • At the 2nd roundabout, follow signs to Contern.
  • Follow signs to Contern and after 4 km you will arrive at the village.
  • There are car parks on the outskirts of the village. A shuttle bus service will then take you to the Festival entrance.

Shuttle Bus

A free shuttle bus will take you from Sandweiler-Contern raitation to the Festival in Contern. The shuttle bus will operate to coordinate with train arrival and departure times at Sandweiler-Contern railway station.

Bus / Train

If you plan to use public transport, check the times and lines on by entering Sandweiler-Contern as your stop.