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Drei Personen bei einem Business Meeting im Business Club

Business unlimited – with the Business Ticket 2019

Full Access. Full Service - the premium option for trade visitors.

Tickets for Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 can be purchased here as soon as the ticket shop reopened.

The Business Club – for a unique fair experience

The Business Club is your shortcut to new business at Frankfurter Buchmesse: With the Business Ticket for trade visitors, you profit from all standard ticket services incl. free use of public transport (RMV) and enjoy many more services which are only available for Business Ticket holders: Benefit from longer access to the fair and access to the exclusive Business Club Lounge with many premium services, such as the concierge service, a separate cloakroom, individually bookable meeting areas, Business Breakfasts, Lunch and the Happy Hour with the option to invite up to 3 guests. Extend your network and your knowledge at international matchmaking sessions in the Business Club and all conferences at Frankfurter Buchmesse.
Customise the fair to fit your needs and choose the right ticket for you: the 1-day Business Ticket, 5-day Business Ticket or the 5-day Business & Conferences Ticket.

Frankfurter Buchmesse Company Hub

Work in a peaceful atmosphere

Benefit from an ideal environment for meetings and networking events in the work and lounge area of the Business Club. There are also work spaces available so that you can work comfortably away from the crowds. Book a table for your business meetings and invite your business partners to join you at the Business Club on this occasion.

Business Club Matchmaking


Benefit from organised networking and matchmaking formats at the Business Club and consult experts at our topic- and market-specific Ask the Expert sessions.

Business Club Happy Hour

Feel-Good Services

You will be taken care of the entire day at the Business Club: be it the Business Breakfast with international experts, the fresh lunch buffet, free drinks thoughout the day or the daily Happy Hour in the evening, with the option to invite up to 3 guests at no further costs.

3030-Abendveranstaltung-Business Club

Further Advantages

The Business Ticket gives you extended fair access (8.30 am - 7.30 pm). The concierge service provides you with all the important information about the fair as well as event tips and restaurant recommendations. Benefit from a separate cloakroom, free Wi-Fi, charging stations, as well as a selection of daily newspapers and international trade magazines and one free copy of the exhibitor catalogue.

Fair extraordinaire: 5-day Business & Conferences Ticket

2135-Frankfurt Audiobook Conference

All Conferences

Get free access to all 7 major conferences with the 5-day Business & Conferences Ticket. Extend your network and knowledge for example at the Frankfurt Audio Summit with international audio key players on 17 Oct 2019 or at the Frankfurt Rights Meeting, the "Rights Tuesday" pre-conference on 15 Oct 2019 at the fairground.

Waiting for the VIPS of the Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Another special highlight of Frankfurter Buchmesse is its kick-off. At the grand opening ceremony in the Congress Center Messe, you’ll meet stars and celebrities alongside the leading names in the publishing industry. You are also invited to attend the subsequent ceremony for the opening of the pavilion of this year’s Guest of Honour Norway.

The Business Club in numbers

The Business Club is your shortcut to new business, relevant networks, career-changing events (figures from 2018) for selected guests and you only:

  • 4500

    Business Club Attendees

  • 41


  • 75 %

    International Visitors

  • 20

    Exclusive Events

Who comes to the Business Club?

  • CEOs & publishers
  • Digital managers & innovators
  • Consultants & business strategists
  • Analysts & market researchers
  • Technology & software providers
  • Film producers & game developers

The Business Club: Full access, full service

Business Club auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse
Business Ticket Interview zweier Personen

Our Business Club Ambassadors

Our five international ambassadors have a strong network, a passion for publishing and the latest industry trends.
Meet them in our Business Club, e.g. at our Ask The Expert Sessions.

Find out more

Welcome to the club

These companies were exhibiting in the Business Club Company Hubs 2019