Visit the Frankfurter Buchmesse from
10 - 14 October 2018

Story Drive 2013 38909

The first three Fair days are for trade visitors only. On the weekend we open our doors for all those interested in books and media. More than 270,000 people know exactly where they will be come October. Each year around 7,103 exhibitors present their products and meet new business partners.

  • Trade Visitors: Whether you are a bookseller, translator, librarian, educator or student, we have all the information for you. Services for trade visitors

  • Private Visitors: On the weekend thet Fair is open to all visitors. Get all the information here: Services for private visitors

Guide for authors

Autorengrafik En 230x160px 58269

You’re an author or self-publisher and want to present your first book at your own stand at the Fair? Use our how-to guide for authors!

Guide for authors

Any questions?

+49 (0) 69 2102-0



Stay up-to-date

How to make the most of your visit

Prepare well and enjoy an inspiring yet relaxed stay at the Frankfurter Buchmesse. Go to our Information Centre to find all relevant information on travel, accomodation and our opening hours. Make use of the Exhibitor's Catalogue to locate their stands beforehand. The Interactive Hall Plan will help you orientate yourself. And the Calendar of Events will surely hold some interesting events for you - to turn your visit into an inspiring adventure. We wish you a very pleasant stay at the Frankfurter Buchmesse!

Shuttle Partner