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The Highlight of every Book Lover's Year: the Weekend at Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Book your ticket for October 13 and 14, 2018.

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Each visit will be a novel in its own right.

If you have visited Frankfurter Buchmesse before, you know it; and if you are planning your first visit, you can be sure: You will be delighted. The abundance of authors, books, events and celebrities is second to none. Meet your favorite authors, discover tomorrow's bestsellers, and enjoy the thrilling atmosphere of creativity.

Choose from these tickets:

1-day private visitor ticket

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

Weekend ticket for private visitors

€ 30.‒
  • 13 October and 14 October 2018
€ 30.‒

Private visitors -Family ticket

from € 40.‒
  • 14 October 2018
  • max. 2 adults and 3 children
from € 40.‒

Frankfurter Buchmesse is more than just books.

Guest of honor

Guest of Honour 2018: Georgia

From 10 to 14 October 2018, Georgia will be the focus of international media attention.

Cosplay Ball “Are you still reading – or up and dancing now?"

230 limited tickets.
In cooperation with Mahou No Yoru.
Come in costume! Festive buffet included.


Saturday, 13 October 2018, 7:00 pm – Midnight 

Tickets from € 40,50


Frankfurter Buchmesse's “Freundeskreis” offers a ticket with exclusive advantages.


This is where Frankfurter Buchmesse turns into a kind of festival.

Welcome to the BOOKFEST in Frankfurt.

After the fair closes, the tour continues in the city. With the BOOKFEST – the international festival for literature, stories and ideas.

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Highlights of the Book Fair 2017.

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