Private visitors at the Book Fair weekend

Visit us on Saturday and Sunday, 17 & 18 October 2015.
You can buy your online ticket as of beginning of September 2015, print it or send it to your smartphone. Save time at the counters. No need to worry: we have reserved tickets for each visitor.
We are looking forward to seeing you!

All relevant information in a nut shell:

  • Opening hours: The Frankfurt Book Fair is open to the general public on Saturday, 17 October 2015 from 9 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. and on Sunday, 18 October 2015 from 9 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Find out more under Dates & opening hours

  • Getting to the fair: We strongly recommend to travel by coach or by train to get to the fair. Find out more under Travel & Accommodation

  • Tickets: We offer different tickets for private visitors. You can choose between (reduced) day-tickets, weekend-tickets and group tickets. Find out more starting Spring 2015 under Ticket prices

Visitors with disabilities can find all information concerning tickets under Ticket prices.

Brochure: Barrier-free exchanges

Book sale

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On the last day of the fair (Sunday, 18 October 2015) exhibiting publishers are allowed to sell their books at retail price.
At the fair you will see many books you would like to buy right away. Whether you're excited about the newest manga or the first edition of an underground poet, on Sunday you can buy them all.

October 17

Don't forget

The Book Fair weekend is open for private visitors


Start: 1 SEPTEMBER 2015

Any questions?

+49 (0) 69 2102-0


Events, Stars & Starlets

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in the Calendar of Events, on our stages - live and in person!
You're looking for an event with your favourite author? You're interested in the topic education? You wish to be entertained and inspired? No matter what it is - you're sure to find it in our Calendar of Events. In 2014 we hosted almost 4000 events and we are already looking forward to what's it gonna be in 2015...

These were the stars & starlets at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2014