The Leipzig Book Fair Media Library

Address and Arrival

Leipzig Exhibition Centre
Messehaus, ground floor
Messe-Allee 1, Leipzig

Here you will find all travel information.


Parking Facilities

Please use the press parking for your visit. You can get there via the Tor Süd 1 (South Gate 1) entrance (51°23'39''N / 012°23'52''E). Please have your accreditation or press card ready.

How to get your parking ticket:

  • Get accredited for the Leipzig Book Fair and apply for your parking ticket at the same time. You don't have to enter your license plate at this stage.
  • You will receive your accreditation and parking ticket by email after successful activation.
  • Print out your parking ticket and enter your license plate and telephone number. Your parking ticket is only valid with this data.
  • On the day of the fair, drive to the press car park and show your online accreditation and printed (!) parking ticket.

If you do not yet have an accreditation or parking ticket, drive to car park P11 and enter the administration building via reception to obtain the necessary documents.

Note: On the first day of the fair, there is the possibility that the press parking will be full. In this case, we will offer alternative parking. Please plan a bit of extra time for your journey to be on the safe side.

Admission rules

When entering the exhibition grounds, journalists are subject to 3G. Please provide proof that you have been vaccinated, have recovered or have been tested (rapid antigen test not older than 24 hours). You can find the comprehensive hygiene concept of the Leipzig Book Fair here .

Our Services at a Glance

  • Accreditation
  • Press material
  • Exhibitor press information storage
  • Exhibitor directory
  • Coat check
  • Catering
  • WIFI: You can get your WIFI voucher at the media centre. This means that you can use WIFI free of charge throughout the entire exhibition grounds.

Your contact

Julia Lücke
Press/PR
Anja Griesbach-Wesp
Media Centre and -organisation
Surya Gied
Press / Accreditation (Mo - Fri, 11am - 3pm)