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Whether you are a bookseller, librarian, translator, trainee or student - we have the right offer for you.

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Special discounts for booksellers and librarians

With more than 7,000 international exhibitors, the Intermediate Book Trade and service providers from all sectors, Frankfurter Buchmesse will again be the most important venue for the book trade. With a number of exclusive events and offers for the book trade the Fair guarantees a successful start into the new business year.

Infoservice für Sortimenter auf der Franfkfurter Buchmesse

For booksellers only: more information

As a bookseller, you can now take advantage of our special e-mail information service. Simply register using our online form and you’ll receive relevant information – long before Frankfurter Buchmesse begins.

Register now!

70% discount for students. Experience world literature for the price of a party

Students only pay 19 euros on trade visitor days. Please note: Reduced tickets cannot be purchased online in advance. You will receive your discounted day ticket on presentation of your student ID at all entrances.

Special conditions for bookstores and trainees:

Trade visitor ticket

Which bookstores get free tickets?

Members of the following associations receive two free tickets:

- German Publishers and Booksellers Association (Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels e.V.)
- European and International Booksellers Association
- Schweizer Buchhändler- und Verleger-Verband
- Hauptverband des Österreichischen Buchhandels

What benefits do I get as an trainee?

Free tickets are available to all trainees and students in the book and media industry as well as specialist staff for media information services and library and information science students.

Free tickets for trainees and students of the book and media industry can be ordered using this form:

How can I, as a bookseller, claim special conditions?

If you show your activity record (business cards, letter from your employer, mention your name on the bookshop's website) at the checkout, you will receive admission tickets at special conditions.