VfL Wolfsburg

City

Wolfsburg is the fifth largest city in the German state of Lower Saxony. Located on the River Aller. It lies about 75 km (47 mi) east of Hanover and 230 km (143 mi) west of Berlin.

In 2013, Wolfsburg ranked as the richest city in Germany with a GDP per capita of $128,000 due to its thriving auto industry.

Wolfsburg is famous as the location of Volkswagen AG's headquarters and the world's biggest car plant. The Autostadt is a visitor attraction next to the Volkswagen factory that features the company's model range:

Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Ducati, Lamborghini, MAN, Neoplan, Porsche, Scania, SEAT, Škoda Auto and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

Wolfsburg is one of the few German cities built during the first half of the 20th century. From its foundation on 1 July 1938 as a home for workers producing the "KdF-Wagen" (VW Beetle) until 25 May 1945, the city was called "Stadt des KdF-Wagens bei Fallersleben". In 1972, the population first exceeded 100,000.

Club

Founded:

September 12th, 1945

Colours:

green and white

Members:

21,500

Titles:

Championship: 2009

German Cup: 2015

Geman Super Cup: 2016

Stadium

Name:

Volkswagen Arena

Capacity:

30,000 (all covered)
22,000 seats
8,000 standing

Average attendance:

27,568 (92%) season 2016/17

Prices:

Beer: Veltins 4.30€/0.5l

Sausage: 3€

Tickets

There are three different categories of seating and one for standing. Prices depend on the opponent and range from 10€ to 70€

Tickets: Go to ticket center

Transport

Car:

Use Autobahn A39 and exit at 'Wolfsburg-Wes' towards Wolfsburg (L321/Heinrich-Nordhoff-Str.).

Public transport:

To/from Central station: The central station is within walking distance to the arena.  
To/from airport: The closest airport is 'Hannover' (HAJ) which is approx. 90km away. The train takes approx. 90 minutes via Hannover central station.