Free e-ticket online for GDS visitors

17 July 2012

From September 5-7 that time will have come around again where the international shoe sector will meet in Düsseldorf at GDS and Global Shoes. Trade visitors can plan and prepare their perfect trade fair visit. The two GDS ( and Global Shoes ( websites provide all sorts of useful information to pre-book.

Free e-Ticket

The online GDS and Global Shoes Ticket shop is now open. Anyone registering online can already print out their admission ticket at home beforehand. The advantage of online tickets is not only to save you time but money also. While e-Tickets are free, a day ticket at the event itself costs €25 and one for all three days €50. All admission tickets to GDS and Global Shoes include: 

- Key trade fair publications such as the hall layout, visitors’ brochure and the GDS magazine 

- Free access to all fashion shows, seminars and information events

- Free use of the shuttle bus service on the exhibition grounds and between the airport and the exhibition centre

- Free use of buses and trams/trains within the network of the

Rhine-Ruhr transport authority (Verkehrsverbund Rhein Ruhr – VRR) – 2nd class trains without supplements

Well prepared for Düsseldorf

In addition to the Ticket shop both GDS and GLOBAL SHOES websites feature many other useful services. For instance, the sites give you numerous tips on travelling to Düsseldorf as well as on local accommodation. Information on the over 1,200 exhibitors comes care of the comprehensive collection database of the two trade fairs. Here individual labels can be assembled into your own personal trade fair catalogue. The system then also suggests the ideal route along with a hall layout plan. Furthermore, our own GDS Trade Fair App offers features like GoogleMaps links and an interactive hall map.

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