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Fespa 2018

FESPA 2018


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Discover what's in store for your visit to FESPA 2017 and its co-located exhibitions, European Sign Expo and Printeriors! The e-newsletter is packed full of information on exhibitors and what they are showcasing, you'll also discover details on the free seminar programme, the exciting World Wrap Masters competition and so much more.

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If you haven't yet registered simply use the promotional codes which you can find on our newsletter as well as other marketing collateral, including, social media, mailings, emails and articles. Then register using the 'Register Now' link above.


FESPA 2017 Newsletter - What's in store


To gain FREE access to FESPA 2017, simply find and use one of our promotional codes which can be found across all our marketing collateral, including, social media, mailings, emails and articles.

ALL promotional codes will begin with 4 letters followed by 3 numbers i.e. FESZ072 *this code is not live. 


Online registration rate:                €40
Onsite registration rate:                €70

Important notice:  FESPA 2017 will not permit any persons under the age of 16 into the exhibition as there will be live machinery in operation. Identification will be required where deemed necessary.


Hamburg Messe, Hamburg, Germany.

Located central to Hamburg, Germany, the Hamburg Messe is a modern establishment equipped with all the necessary amenities. The venue is easily accessible from all over the city as well as the airport providing convenient and easy connections.

Address: Messeplatz 1, 20357 Hamburg, Germany


  • Central Entrance - The main entrance to FESPA 2017 
    • The FESPA Press Office, Organisers Office and Sales Office is also located within the Central Entrance
  • East Entrance - Serviced by Dammtor (S11, S21, S31)
  • South Entrance - Serviced by Messehallen (U2)


FESPA 2017 will take place at the Hamburg Messe from the 8th – 12th May. The exhibition centre is centrally located 10-minute car journey from the city centre and approximately 25 minutes from Hamburg airport.

Upon arrival at the venue, use the Central Entrance to collect your visitor badge and show guide. 


  • Central Entrance - The main entrance to FESPA 2017 
  • East Entrance - Serviced by Dammtor (S11, S21, S31)
  • South Entrance - Serviced by Messehallen (U2)


Monday 8 May             10.00 - 18.00
Tuesday 9 May            10.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 10 May    10.00 - 18.00
Thursday 11 May         10.00 - 18.00
Friday 12 May              10.00 - 16.00


We are pleased to announce that all hotel arrangements can be made via AVANTEL.

Our partners have carefully selected a number of great hotels to accommodate our visitors. We are able to offer a unique rate at these establishments via our partner, Avantel. To book your accommodation for FESPA 2017, please click here


80 different airlines operate in and out of the city’s international airport, flying direct to over 115 destinations. FESPA is proud to announce that in 2017, we will be working in partnership with Lufthansa airlines to provide exclusive discounts on air fare for visitors.

Special offer: Discounted travel with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines

Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines offer a comprehensive global route network linking major cities around the world. We offer special prices and conditions to participants, visitors, exhibitors, invited guests as well as employees of the Contracting partner and their travel companions.

To make a reservation, please click on and enter the access code GBZJIKQ in the "Access to Your Special Lufthansa Offer" area. This will open an online booking platform that will automatically calculate the discount offered or provide you with an even better offer if another promotional fare is available.

NOTE: Pop-ups must be enabled otherwise the booking platform window will not open.

These promotional fares are also available through your IATA / ARC travel agent. Travel agents can obtain ticketing instructions by sending an email to and providing the access code as a reference.


Located in the north of the city in Fuhlsbüttel, if you’re accessing the exhibition centre by rail from here, please take the S1 to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, then proceed on the S21 or S31 for two stops to S Bahnhof Sternschanze and from there it is only a short walk to the Central Entrance for FESPA.


Hiring a car? There are a number of reasonable car hire companies located in Hamburg city centre or within the arrivals terminal at the airport. 

Navigation system address: Messeplatz 1, 20357 Hamburg, Germany

Parking? There are a number of parking facilities located onsite, for FESPA entrances the best car parks to use are the Parkhaus Mitte/ Central Multi-storey Car park and the Tiefgarage Ost/ Eastern Underground Car Park.



The Hamburg Messe is well connected with an extensive network of bus links as well as overground (S-Bahn) and underground (U-Bahn) rail lines.

Walking distance stations:

  • Dammtor (For East Entrance) – S11, S21, S31
  • Sternschanze (For Central Entrance) – S11, S21, S31, U3
  • Messehallen (For Central Entrance) – U2
  • Stephanzplatz (For East Entrance) – U1

The following trains & buses are lines to the Hamburg Messe.

Transport Type Number Alighting stop
S-Bahn (overground rail) S11, S21, S31 Dammtor
 U-Bahn (underground rail) U1     Stephansplatz
U-Bahn (underground rail) U2 Messenhallen
Bus line  109, 5  Dammtor
Bus line 112 Stephansplatz
Express bus 34 Dammtor
Express bus 36     Stephansplatz
Express bus         35      Hamburg Messe/ Eingang Ost.


Dammtor mainline station is located only minutes away from the Central Entrance (best to access Printeriors 2017), linking the Hamburg Messe with the mainline rail network Deutsche Bahn as well as the ICE high-speed trains.




With many local restaurants and bars within easy walking distance from the venue. Printeriors visitors will have an array of different options to choose from.

In addition to this, there are a number of fantastic eateries located within the Hamburg Messe. The following are some of the options available:

  • Harbour Light: Located between Halls A1 and A4, you will find a relaxed atmosphere here, ideal for networking lunches. With a varied menu, this establishment can provide typical German food and much more.
  • Mercadillo: Offering a wide range of buffet-style cuisine, visitors can find a more relaxed atmosphere here. Located in Hall B6.
  • Kiel: Another buffet-style restaurant located on the ground floor of Hall B3, this restaurant has a great view of the exhibition hallway. There is a vast variety of salads, soups, dishes of the day, pasta etc.
  • PickUp: Serving as snack-style cafeterias, you can quickly grab a bite on the go as you’re looking around the exhibition halls. Visit Halls A3, A4 and B7 to eat here.
  • Cafetiero: Situated in Halls A1 and B5, visitors can order a quick coffee or snack here to refresh!



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