The band will close the 2016 festival with a set on the Pyramid Stage, on the Sunday night of the three day music extravaganza.
Coldplay will headline Glastonbury 2016
Coldplay announced the news on Twitter, with a picture of the skeleton of the Pyramid alongside a sign of their logo and the caption “Sunday, June 26”.
It marks the fourth time the group will have headlined the festival, having taken the Friday night slot in 2002, and the Saturday night slots in 2005 and 2011.
Fans are still speculating over who will headline the other two nights of this year’s festival.
2015’s festival was headlined by Florence And The Machine, Kanye West and The Who.
Take a look of some of the acts we’d like to see headline in the gallery below...