BMW Group plant tour Fascinating insights



In the BMW Group Plant you will get an exciting look behind the scenes of automobile manufacturing. The tour of the BMW Group parent plant takes you through all production areas from the press works to assembly. The main plant is located in the North of Munich in close vicinity to Group Headquarters, the BMW Museum and BMW Welt. Approximately 7,700 employees from over 50 countries work at this site, 850 being trainees.
As a part of the BMW Group’s worldwide production network, the BMW Group Munich Plant builds more than 950 cars and more than 3,000 engines a day.



As representative of all of the BMW Group’s international production facilities, the BMW Group Munich Plant, right next to the BMW Welt, offers guests a direct insight into state-of-the-art automobile manufacture. The tour through BMW’s original plant offers an exciting insight into all areas of automobile production. The experts guiding the tour naturally focus on the guests’ specific requests and questions. In its concept and route, the BMW Group plant tour follows specific content-related criteria, giving guests access to all automobile production technologies at BMW Group Plant Munich: the Press Shop, Body Shop, Paint Shop, Engine Shop, the Production of Interior Equipment and Seats, as well as Assembly.

IMPORTANT: Please reserve the tickets you require well in advance since guided tours of the plant are very popular and will virtually always be fully booked if you attempt to reserve at short notice.

Until October 2017, visits to the paint shop might be subject to limitation. Due to ongoing construction work, the assembly hall remains excluded from the plant visit from October 24 onwards.


max. 30 (individual visitors are organised into groups of 30); it is also possible to provide exclusive guided tours for groups.
As of 01.10: max. 28*
Only for children aged 6 and above.
For school classes starting with grade 5.
max. 150 minutes
Individual visitor: 9,00 EUR
Individual visitor eligible for concessionary rate*: 6,00 EUR
Group visits (groups of up to 30):180,00 EUR
Group visits concessionary rate*: 150,00 EUR
Monday to Friday 9 am - 4.30 pm
(during summer: 9 am - 6.15 pm)

There are no guided tours on the weekends, public and bank holidays in Bavaria.

Please note that there will be no plant tour on 26 May, 16 June, 02 October and during the following periods:
18 April - 21 April
11 August - 19 September
30 October - 07 November
21 December - 19 January
IMPORTANT: Please reserve the tickets you require well in advance!
Tel. 089 / 1250 16001
Fax: 089 / 1250 160 09
The guided tours are offered in German and English.

Please note: It may not be possible to include all sections of the guided tour at all times.

For security reasons, please note that our English guided tours require participants to understand English.

*As of the 1st of October, part of the plant visit route will need to be crossed by bus. This means, that starting from the 01.10, the number of participants able to take part, will be limited to 28 people.

*Children and school students up to the age of 18, persons undergoing training, university students, disabled persons with escort, persons taking a year out for voluntary social or environmental service, unemployed persons, old age pensioners and the retired, members of BMW Clubs, the MGV (Association of Munich Tourist Guides) and the BVGD (Association of Tourist Guides in Germany), representatives of the press, BMW staff, holders of the BMW Card or the BMW Premium Card