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Opel Arena

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Maniz v Wolfgang

Based ourselves in Frankfurt and took the train to Mainz but now realise it would have been easier... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
A step up from the old stadium

I attended the Mainz v Hoffenheim match and it was a very exciting match with the visitors scoring... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Visit a guided tour through the OPEL ARENA. A distinctive, red and striking beauty, the OPEL ARENA was built in 2011 as the new stadium of 1. FSV Mainz 05 (under the name Coface Arena). It does not only serve as a venue for the Bundesliga matches of...more
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Eugen-Salomon-Str. 1, 55128 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Planned a visit a month in advance to the last game of the season against Bremen. After winning the weekend before the game was meaningless but meant it was a better occasion. €15.50 for standing tickets (plus €3 to collect on the day) makes it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Based ourselves in Frankfurt and took the train to Mainz but now realise it would have been easier to stay in Mainz as the airport is on the main railway line between the two cities. Used a taxi to and from Mainz to the stadium...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank llwyngwern
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My trip was on Friday 27th to see Mainz v Frankfurt. Based myself in Frankfurt and took the train into Mainz itself. Turning right out of the station you can pick up the free feeder bus to he ground. From here there is a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Brisolad
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I attended the Mainz v Hoffenheim match and it was a very exciting match with the visitors scoring an injury time winner in a 5 goal thriller. Stood near the Ultras and they were noisy.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Brian7392
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited here in September on my Bundesliga travels to watch Mainz vs Hertha Berlin on a Saturday afternoon in September. This is a decent modern, compact ground where there isn't a bad seat in the house as far as views and legroom are concerned. To...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank nicko1664
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A 'free' bus ride from Mainz HBF, modern but has incorporated a standing home terrace which on my visit was only 13.5 euros to get in.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank MelH64
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I came here to watch Liverpool for a friendly game in the summer and I thought it was a very average stadium compared to other stadiums in Germany. It is a very modern stadium with good outside entertainment so overall it was a good match...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Matthew23LFC
Management response:Responded 31 January 2017

Thank you for rating the OPEL ARENA! Outside gamedays you could easily reach the OPEL ARENA by citybus or by tram. The next stop "Hochschule Mainz" is located only 500m away.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Brilliant night just don't go anywhere at half time as the rest of the ignorant crowd don't let you back to where you were stood before, Club shop good, Bratwurst and Beer good and great atmosphere behind the goal. Lots of Fun

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank BigLuger
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I recommande visiting Opel-Arena if you are visiting Mainz. It's a new, thrilling and fanrasctic arena.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank yomenatassi
Reviewed 9 August 2016

My wife and I did a day trip to Mainz to watch a pre-season friendly match ( Mainz v Liverpool. The free match day bus service from the main railway station to the Opel Arena is a fantastic operation but one alights a very considerable...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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11 September 2017|
Response from MelH64 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, straight forward enough, bus back to Mainz HBF and frequent rail service to Frankfurt.