Metzingen, 30 km south of Stuttgart, offers modern urban shopping in exclusive flagship outlet stores and award-winning architecture. Here shopping is not simulated on green fields outside town, but a real urban shopping and lifestyle experience. OUTLETCITY METZINGEN offers a unique aggregation of factory outlets of over 60 international top brands, mostly in spacious flagship stores, with year-round price reductions of 30 – 70% (compared to the manufacturer's RRP).
Its reputation as one of Europe’s leading factory outlet locations has already spread around the world. Every year over 3.5 million visitors from all over the world make the town one of the most important international shopping destinations. The Tradition of the town as a centre for textiles and home of the Hugo Boss brand meets contemporary issues: architecture, fashion, design, lifestyle, culture and cuisine.
The historical town of Metzingen, surrounded by a picturesque landscape of vineyards and orchards, is as original and traditional as the OUTLETCITY is future-oriented. The town’s attractions are short transport routes and ongoing changes to its perspectives. Visitors constantly move in an exciting contrast between small country town idyll and the cosmopolitan shopping flair. Here, winemaking tradition and protected buildings that have been carefully restored meet spacious architecture and international fashion brands.
Metzingen is located in the heart of Europe in the economically strong congress region of Stuttgart whith global companies as Bosch, Daimler, IBM and Porsche. The Stuttgart Trade Fair Centre, the International Congress Center and the international airport can be reached in only 25 minutes. Whether travelling with their own car, by train or with our Shopping shuttle, visitors can conveniently reach Metzingen thanks to its central position and more than 3500 parking spaces.