Visit the Frankfurt Book Fair
from 19 - 23 October 2016

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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. On the weekend the Book Fair is all about our private visitors.

The place to be for
Trade Visitors

The Frankfurt Book Fair is the number one event for your business deals. From 19 - 21 October 2016 trade visitors are welcome to the Fair. Whether you are a bookseller, translator, librarian, educator or student, we have all the information for you.
Services for trade visitors

Welcome Private Visitors

On the weekend the Book Fair is open to all visitors. Come to the Book Fair on 22 and 23 October 2016 and find out what is new on the book market, meet interesting people, authors and celebrities.
Services for private visitors



Exciting stories and interviews. Tips for your fair preparation. Read the Countdown!

The Info centre - the one stop for all your questions

Are you planning to visit the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016?
Then visit our Information Centre and find out all you need to know, like:

The Book Fair in numbers:

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How many exhibitors came to Frankfurt in 2015? Which countries were present? How many events took place and how were they evaluated? Learn this and more in our ...

Facts & Figures 2015

Interactive hall plan

All exhibitor locations

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