Terms & conditions school rate 2023

Booking, changes and payment terms and conditions 

  • To be eligible for the special school group rates, it is necessary to book in advance.
  • You may cancel your booking or change the final number of persons once up to 14 days before your visit. Please contact us in this regard via schools@efteling.com. If you do not notify us of a change, we reserve the right to invoice for the original numbers.
  • If you wish to visit Efteling with more people than you booked, you can purchase a maximum of 20 extra tickets at the Visitors' Service Centre (at the main entrance) on the day of your visit at the same price as those booked.
  • If you visit Efteling with fewer people than you booked, you are not entitled to a refund for the excess tickets.
  • You will receive the invoice no later than 14 days before your visit date and you must pay it 100% in advance.

Visit terms and conditions

  • On the day of the visit, schools have access to Efteling from half an hour after opening time onwards. If the park opens at 10.00 am, you may enter from 10.30 am.
  • The prices for school groups only apply on weekdays.
  • School promotion prices are not valid on Dutch holidays or during school holidays:
    Good Friday, 7 April 2023; Easter Monday, 10 April 2023; King’s Day, 27 April 2023; Liberation Day, 5 May 2023; Ascension Day, 18 May 2023; Whit Monday, 29 May 2023; Summer holidays, 22 July to 27 August 2023 and Christmas holidays, 23 December 2023 to 7 January 2024.
  • The prices for school groups are based on a minimum of 20 or more paying people from primary, secondary, special needs schools.
  • School groups from secondary vocational education, higher vocational education and university education can contact the Efteling Contact Center.
  • The ratio of teachers/supervisors from primary schools is 1:4. For secondary schools, vocational education, higher vocational education and university education this ratio is 1:8. Teachers/Supervisors will pay the same rate as the pupils. Any additional adults will pay normal ticket price.

General terms and conditions

  • All prices quoted include VAT.
  • Entrance tickets at the school rate are only valid on the date shown. If they are not used on the date shown, they automatically become invalid.
  • The food and drink credit is valid only on the date shown. If this amount is not fully used on the specified day, it automatically loses its value.
  • Entrance tickets and parking tickets are non-returnable.