Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Ideas that move the world.

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Plan your visit to the fair now:

70 years of Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Each October something special happens – Frankfurter Buchmesse opens. This year will be the fair's 70th anniversary. For book fans from all over the world and the international publishing and media industry, it will once again be all about printed and digital content and the relevant topics for the coming year. The book fair is the most important international marketplace for content, as well as a key trendsetter for society and a major cultural festival. We look forward to celebrating our guest of honour, Georgia, and discovering this country's diverse culture and literature. And we look forward to your visit.

Your ticket to the world's most important cultural fair.

1-day private visitor ticket

from € 20.‒
  • 13 or 14 October 2018
from € 20.‒

1-day trade visitor ticket


Early Bird

from € 67.‒
  • Available until 30 September 2018
  • Use of public transport in Frankfurt/Rhine-Main
from € 67.‒

1-day BUSINESS Ticket

€ 590.‒
  • All services of the trade visitor tickets PLUS:
  • Premium services of the BUSINESS CLUB
  • Networking and matchmaking offers
  • Conference program included
€ 590.‒

Best of the 2017 book fair

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Einen Überblick über die Themen der Buchmesse gibt Ihnen unser Audioguide.

The Frankfurt Book Fair is my idea of heaven.

Andrew Wylie Founder The Wylie Agency

The business ticket: including a worldwide network.

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The Business Club provides you with access to the relevant networks, knowledge and services that increase your productivity and success at the book fair.

Product details

Your company's success at the book fair:

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Present your best – with a stand that’s the right fit for your needs, budget and target audience.

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Nowhere else will you meet more professionals from the media and publishing industry than at the book fair. Use this opportunity to expand your network and open up new business opportunities. Preferably in the exclusive section of the Business Club.

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The book fair is more than just a lot of books on shelves: Whether an installation at the Agora, an author book signing in the Signing Box or a custom-built stand - find out what other possibilities there are to present your product or company.