Everything you wanted to know about the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup in Ruhpolding

You can find out exactly what is and is not permitted at the stadium in the Stadium Regulations

No. There is no parking available at the Chiemgau Arena. Please use the shuttle buses and public transportation. Click on this link for additional information 

Yes. Thermos bottles made of plastic and metal are permitted. For detailed information see the Stadium Regulations

Yes, the shuttle buses from Ruhpolding and Inzell are free. The Reit im Winkl shuttle bus is feebased. You can find more information >>here

The award ceremonies will take place as follows:

  •     Thu. & Sat.: in the Championspark Ruhpolding at 7:30 p.m.
  •     Sunday: directly after the pursuit races in the Chiemgau Arena



Parking is available in Ruhpolding and Inzell as well as at the train stations in Traunstein, Siegsdorf and Waging. Sign posts point the way to the parking lots. For further information click here.

It all depends on which direction you are coming from - from Salzburg or Berchtesgaden and Bad Reichenhall we recommend parking your car in Inzell. If you are coming from Munich or Traunstein, the parking lots in Siegsdorf and Ruhpolding are ideal, but of course you can also drive to Inzell. Please follow the respective signs and the instructions of the helpers on site. A comfortable journey by train is also possible.

Yes, you are allowed to bring your own drinks, but there are a few rules regarding content and quantity according to the stadium regulations:

  • Glass containers, glass bottles, aluminum bottles, cans, glasses and pitchers of all sizes are prohibited!
  • Plastic bottles may hold a maximum of 1 liter and have to be originally closed
  • Tetra packs may not exceed 1 liter and have to be originally closed
  • Metal or glass flasks are not permitted

In general, the containers brought along may not contain alcohol or other substances with intoxicating effects

No, the tickets are completely excluded from return. This can also be read again in our General Terms and Conditions. However, you are of course free to resell your unused tickets online. You are also welcome to post your request on the wall of our Facebook Page to reach other biathlon fans.

The wheelchair area is located in the grandstand Block A

A lost and found office will be set up at the main entrance to the stadium at the box offices. All items not collected by the last day of the competition will go to the official lost property office in Ruhpolding town hall on the first Monday after the World Cup, where they will be collected, stored and issued accordingly.