Ticket prices 2016

for Trade Visitors

Ticket Advance sale Cash desk
1-day ticket BUSINESS € 490.00*
1-day ticket BUSINESS - Early Bird
(until 31/8/16)
€ 392.00* --
6-day ticket BUSINESS € 1050.00*
6-day ticket BUSINESS - Early Bird
(until 31/8/16)
€ 840.00* --
1-day ticket € 45.00 € 64.00
5-day ticket € 82.00 € 120.00

1-day ticket, reduced**

(Students from all departments, trainees and apprentices from the book and media industry.)

  € 16.00

Our online ticketing service saves you 30 per cent off normal on-site ticket rates. The one-day trade visitor ticket costs just 45 euros, and the five-day trade visitor ticket is only 82 euros.

Get all information about group visits.

The prices of the 1-day and 6-day BUSINESS tickets are subject to value-added tax (VAT) at the applicable official rate.

All other prices include VAT. Prices are binding and entitle ticket holders to use public transport in the greater Rhine Main area (RMV).

** As you might be asked to show your legitimation for the fare reduction, please have it with you. Reduced-rate tickets may NOT be purchased online in advance and are only available directly at the fair upon presentation of appropriate proof of entitlement.  

for Private Visitors

Ticket Advance sale Cash desk
1-day ticket € 19.00

1-day ticket, reduced*

(students, trainees, unemployed, persons
with disabilities, retirees)

-- € 13.00
1-day ticket for groups (as of 20 persons) --  € 16.00
Weekend ticket € 28.00
Family ticket (2 adults + max. 3 kids under 18 yrs.) € 45.00
Children up to and including 6 years Entrance free
Children up to 14 years (only accompanied by an adult) -- € 13.00

Prices are binding and include VAT at the applicable official rate.
Tickets do not include free use of public transport (RMV). 

Get all information about group visits.

* As you might be asked to show your legitimation for the fare reduction, please have it with you. Reduced-rate tickets may NOT be purchased online in advance and are only available directly at the fair upon presentation of appropriate proof of entitlement.  

for Visitors with disabilities and restricted mobility

Please note: Reduced-rate tickets may NOT be purchased online in advance and are only available directly at the fair upon presentation of appropriate proof of entitlement.

  Ticket Price

Disabled persons*
disability status equivalent to the German
certification GdB 50 or higher

Trade visitor
1-day ticket reduced
€ 16.00
  Trade visitor
5-day ticket reduced
€ 82.00
  Private visitor
1-day ticket reduced
€ 13.00

                                             

Wheelchair users + accompanying person

Free entry on
all fair days
€ 0.00
Disabled persons
(German "B" marker or equivalent) +
accompanying person
  € 0.00

Prices are binding and include VAT at the applicable official rate.

* As you might be asked to show your legitimation for the fare reduction, please have it with you.

for Groups

Private visitor days

Ticket Price
Voucher 1-day private visitor ticket** (as of 20 persons) € 16.00

Pupils accompanied by a teacher** (reduced 1-day ticket)

€ 13.00

Trade visitor days

Ticket Price

Voucher 1-day trade visitor ticket** (as of 20 persons)

€ 37.00
Students and trainees* € 16.00
Accompanying persons* € 45.00
Pupils and accompanying teachers** € 13.00

Prices are binding and include VAT at the applicable official rate.

* Tickets include free use of local public transport (RMV).

** Tickets do not include free use of public transport (RMV).

Get all information about group visits. 

for Exhibitors

Ticket Advance sale Cash desk
Exhibitor pass € 64.00 --

Prices are binding and include VAT at the applicable official rate as well as free use of public transport (RMV).

Starting on 17 October 2016, exhibitors can purchase additional exhibitor passes in Hall 4.C, Room 144/145 (exhibition site) for 64 euros.

The order form for exhibitors is now available here!

Good to know:

/ Trade Visitor Days and Private Visitor Days:
The first three days of the Frankfurt Book Fair are for professional visitors only.
All visitors are welcome to the Fair on Saturday and Sunday (private visitor days).

/ Free public transport for Trade Visitors and Exhibitors:
Exhibitor passes and entrance tickets for trade visitors, booksellers and librarians entitle holders to use public transport in the greater Rhine Main area (RMV). Complimentary tickets and vouchers as well as privat visitor tickets do not include the use of public transport.

Barrier-free access

Wheelchair users and people who need to be accompanied by helper (German "B" marker or equivalent in the disability pass) may enter the exhibition site together with their companion, free of charge on all days of the Fair after 9.00 am. Disabled people without the German "B" marker or equivalent in their disability pass, but having a disability status equivalent to the German certification GdB 50 or higher can obtain a reduced-rate one-day ticket for trade visitor days. Disabled people without accompanying persons and a disability status below GdB 50 or equivalent are required to pay the normal price.

Wheelchair rental
Wheelchairs and electric scooters can be rented on a daily basis for a security desposit. Please receive more relevant information via the Info-Hotline of the Messe Frankfurt, Phone: 069 - 7575 6999
barrierefrei@messefrankfurt.com
Brochure: barrier-free access

TICKET PURCHASING

  • Trade Visitor Ticket: Please register on My Book Fair to purchase tickets. By buying your tickets online, you save 30 per cent off normal on-site ticket rates. The one-day trade visitor ticket costs just 45 euros online, and the five-day trade visitor ticket 82 euros.
  • Trade Visitor Ticket Business: Take advantage of the many benefits of the Business Club, participate in THE MARKETS and Frankfurt Rights Meeting conferences, meet with your customers in the exclusive meeting area and network with other industry experts at high-profile events.
  • Private Visitor Ticket: Buy your ticket for the weekend of the fair (22 and 23 October) today to avoid long queues at the ticket counters. We offer access to international publishers, readings, book presentations and many other interesting events.

Trade Visitor or Private Visitor – Which ticket type is for me?

You are a trade visitor, if you:

  • are involved professionally in the development, production, marketing or communication of print and electronic media or the arts
  • work in the education sector
  • are a student (all fields of study)
  • are author