The 68th Frankfurt Book Fair:
19 - 23 October 2016

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Join us in welcoming our Guest of Honour Flanders | Netherlands. We are looking forward to seeing you in October!

/ OPENING HOURS FOR PROFESSIONAL VISITORS AND PRESS

Professional visitors and journalists can visit the Book Fair during the entire week and on the weekend with their credentials or press ticket. The fair starts on Wednesday, 19 October at 9 a.m. During the week and on Saturday professional visitors and journalists can visit the Book Fair from 9 a.m. until 6.30 p.m. On Sunday the fair is open from 9 a.m. until 5.30 p.m.


/ OPENING HOURS FOR PRIVATE VISITORS

NEW IN 2016: The Book Fair weekend starts early this year. With the purchase of a day ticket, private visitors can attend the Book Fair on Friday, 21 October 2016, from 2 p.m. until 6.30 p.m. Our tip: Buy the weekend ticket an get the Friday afternoon for free!

The opening hours on the weekend will be as usual:

  • Saturday, 22 October 2016: 9 a.m. until 6.30 p.m.
  • Sunday, 23 October 2016: 9 a.m. until 5.30 p.m.


/ OPENING HOURS FOR EXHIBITORS

Exhibitors can visit the fair during the entire week. The Book Fair week starts on Wednesday, 19 October at 8 a.m. During the week and on Saturday the fair is open from 8 a.m. until 7.30 p.m. On Sunday exhibitors can enter the fair from 8 a.m. until the end of breakdown. Set-up & Dismantling

Helpful notes

Ticket purchase
Order your tickets online and avoid the queues at the fair. You can find further information starting from early summer 2016 at Ticket prices

Private visitors, please note
The first three days of the Frankfurt Book Fair are for professional visitors only. On the weekend all visitors are welcomed to the Fair. Please check the exact opening times below.

Any questions?

+49 (0) 69 2102-0

contact@book-fair.com

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Dates of the Frankfurt Book Fair

Plan ahead for the future fairs 2016 - 2018

  • 19 - 23 October 2016, Guest of Honour Flanders | Netherlands
  • 11 - 15 October 2017, Guest of Honour France
  • 10 - 14 October 2018, Guest of Honour Georgia