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Tomorrow is why you´re here today- Frankfurter Buchmesse

Tomorrow is why you´re here today

Welcome to the publishing industry's largest event. But it's about much more than books: Each year in October, ideas that change the world are born in Frankfurt!

Frankfurter Buchmesse is the world's most important trading place for printed and digital content, but it is also an incredible social and cultural experience that offers a wide range of exciting events.

For every fair experience the right ticket

Private Visitor Ticket

Dive into the world of writing, content, stars and discussions. Meet your favourite authors, discover bestsellers before they top the charts, and enjoy the titillating atmosphere of creativity.

from € 22.‒

Trade Visitor Ticket

Get ready to do business at the world's leading marketplace for print and digital content. Network with experts from the publishing and technology industries along with other creative industries such as film and games.

from € 68.‒

Business Ticket

The premium upgrade for trade visitors: the Business Ticket gives you access to the Business Club with its lounge atmosphere, numerous premium services, valuable networking formats and all conferences at Frankfurter Buchmesse.

from € 450.‒


Hjertelig velkommen, Norge!

Norway is 2019 the Guest of Honour of Frankfurter Buchmesse – the land of big Literature: from the classics of Henrik Ibsen to the modern best-sellers of Jo Nesbø. We very much look forward to experiencing the literature from Europe's far north. Join us on a tour of discovery.

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Highlights at Frankfurter Buchmesse

Bücher auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

New: You can now buy books all weekend long!

Starting in 2019 – for the first time ever – you can also buy books on the Saturday at the Frankfurter Buchmesse! For the entire weekend, many exhibitors will both present and sell a wide range of inspiring thriller, fantasy, romance, and non-fiction books.


Information: Books have fixed retail prices. This ensures that you pay the same price everywhere – regardless if you buy it in a small bookshop, a big book store, on the internet or at the Frankfurter Buchmesse.

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