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Echelon Open Air & Indoor Festival 2019

  • Ehemalige US Kaserne, Bad Aibling, Germany
  • 16-17 August 2019
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Bavaria's techno heavyweight

Echelon Open Air & Indoor Festival is a techno and house music festival in Bad Aibling, Germany. 

Year upon year, the world's most prized DJ's and producers are invited to Ehemalige US Kaserne, welcomed by hoards of grateful techno enthusiasts.

Spread across five impressive and imposing stages, what's now become commonplace is state-of-the-art visual and sonic production alongside a stellar roster of artists, set in amongst the unique backdrop of the Bavarian mountains.

Make sure to put this techno heavyweight in your calendar.


Ehemalige US Kaserne is an NSA Satellite Tracking Station used during the Cold War. With the festival taking its name from the global surveillance program ECHELON, it acts as the base for which this unique musical experience operates.


Ehemalige US Kaserne, Bad Aibling, 83043, Germany



The nearest airport is Munich Airport (MUC). From here you can take a train to München Hauptbahnhof (41 minutes) before boarding a shuttle bus directly to the festival (approx. 45 minutes).


For those journeying from further afield, it may be easiest to take a train to München Hauptbahnhof before boarding the festival shuttle bus.

Those who may live closer can travel to Bad Aibling where there will also be a shuttle bus operating to the festival.

Nuremberg - München Hauptbahnhof (1 hour 6 minutes)

Stuttgart - München Hauptbahnhof (2 hours 17 minutes)

Frankfurt - München Hauptbahnhof (3 hours 11 minutes)

Vienna - München Hauptbahnhof (4 hours)

Zurich - München Hauptbahnhof (4 hours 14 minutes)

Prague - München Hauptbahnhof (4 hours 39 minutes)

Berlin - München Hauptbahnhof (6 hours 6 minutes)

Brussels - München Hauptbahnhof (7 hours 11 minutes)

Amsterdam - München Hauptbahnhof (8 hours)

Yes, there will be various ATM points at the festival.

Those with Full Weekend Tickets are allowed to leave and re-enter the festival site, however, re-entry is not permitted to those with a Day Ticket.